Thunder and Blues advance to bronze matchup

Thunder and Blues advance to bronze matchup

Algonquin Thunder - 6  vs. Holland Hurricanes - 4

The Algonquin Thunder’s Alex Asmis scored the tournament’s quickest goal to date at the two-minute mark and followed up with a beautiful header at the 34th minute to give his side a 3-2 halftime lead.

Andres Sanchez added another for the Thunder while the Hurricane’s first half scores came from CCAA All-Canadian Ibrahima Sanoh at 15 minutes and Sam Julien at 16 minutes.

The Hurricanes' Theo Ngezahayo tied the game 3-3 at 58 minutes with a low shot in front of a crowded goal line. A Trevor Turner header off a corner kick made it 4-3 Thunder at 71 minutes but Charles Aondo tied it up six minutes later with a Holland goal.

Marco Natoli netted the winner for the Thunder at 79:00 and Ibrahim Soukary concluded the scoring at 86 minutes.

Thunder Player of the Game: Marco Natoli

Hurricanes Player of the Game: Sam Julien


Capilano Blues - 4 vs. Dynamiques de Sainte-Foy - 0

The Capilano Blues’ Mark Jackson received a gift early on from the Dynamiques' keeper who was caught way out of net after clearing a ball. Jackson calmly kicked the ball in from 40 yards out to open the scoring at 30 minutes.

With seconds remaining in added time of the first half, Devan Woolley headed in a direct kick cross to give the Blues a 2-0 advantage heading into the locker room.

Jackson made it 3-0 for the Blues at the 56th minute and Nicolas Morello scored on a penalty kick in the 74th, following a red card foul from the Dynamiques keeper.

Blues Player of the Game: Devan Wooley

Dynamiques Player of the Game: Jean Phillippe Levesque

National Championship Schedule - November 12
With the victories the Capilano Blues and Algonquin Thunder will compete for the Bronze medals while the Host Keyano Huskies battle the defending champion Humber Hawks for the 2016 Men’s Soccer CCAA National Championship.



9:00 a.m. MT

Placement Match

SAIT Trojans

Douglas Royals

11:30 a.m. MT

Placement Match

Holland Hurricanes

Dynamiques de Sainte-Foy

2:00 p.m. MT

Bronze Medal Match

Algonquin Thunder

Capilano Blues

4:30 p.m. MT

Championship Match

Humber Hawks

Keyano Huskies