The B.C. High School AA Girls Soccer Provincial Championships opened Thursday morning at Lakeside Field with the L.V. Rogers Bombers (in white) defending their title. Photo: Tyler Harper

UPDATE: Bombers win pool at provincials

LVR is defending its title at Lakeside Park

L.V. Rogers has finished undefeated through three pool games at the B.C. High School AA Girls Soccer Provincial Championships.

The Bombers shut out D.W. Poppy 3-0 on Friday to secure first place in Pool A. That means the Bombers play 6 p.m. Friday for a berth in Saturday’s gold-medal final.

On Thursday, Shianne Michalchuk scored the lone goal in the opener as the Bombers edged St. Michael’s University 1-0. Then in the afternoon game, LVR hammered Nechako Valley 7-0.

L.V. Rogers is hosting the tournament at Lakeside Park after the Bombers won the title last year.

Check nelsonstar.com for updates as the tournament progresses.

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