Soccer season kicks off throughout Castlegar

On Monday, April 23, Castlegar News U8 boys team defeated their counterparts from Zellstoff-Celgar 3-1 at Twin Rivers Park.

Karim Nephin of the Castlegar News U8 boys team bends it like Beckham in a Monday night game against Zellstoff-Celgar.

Karim Nephin of the Castlegar News U8 boys team bends it like Beckham in a Monday night game against Zellstoff-Celgar.

On Monday, April 23, Castlegar News U8 boys team defeated their counterparts from Zellstoff-Celgar 3-1 at Twin Rivers Park.

Castlegar minor soccer has 29 teams of players under 10 playing mini-soccer every Monday and Wednesday. In all, there are more than 400 kids playing both mini and youth soccer in Castlegar.