Castlegar's Josh Fogal will be suiting up for the Kootenay boys soccer team at the BC Summer Games.

Castlegar's Josh Fogal will be suiting up for the Kootenay boys soccer team at the BC Summer Games.

Fogal ready for summer games challenge

Castlegar's John Fogal was thrilled when he found out he made the Kootenay summer games boys soccer team.

Castlegar’s John Fogal was thrilled when he found out he made the Kootenay summer games boys soccer team. With 65 players trying out, the competition for spots was very tough. In fact, Josh was the only player to make it from either Castlegar or Trail.

Josh has been playing in the Castlegar Minor Soccer Association and with the Kootenay South Youth Soccer Association (KSYSA) for several years now. For the past two years,he has been an integral part of the KSYSA U12 Select team.

“I’m really excited about participating in the summer games,” says Josh, who has been travelling to Nelson and Cranbrook for practices.

The BC Summer Games starts July 19 and runs until July 22 in Surrey, B.C.