An off-season of turmoil is finally settling out with one definite conclusion: the Surrey Derby clashes between Surrey United Firefighters and ICST Pegasus just got a whole lot more interesting.
It wasn't the result he was hoping for yet Stephen Burns still likes his team's chances heading into next week's B.C. "AAA" Girls Soccer Championships.
In my view the term "hero" is used far too loosely, particularly around this city where it's usually applied to a 20-something multi-millionaire who slaps a piece of rubber on a slab of ice.
The South Delta Sun Devils thrived in a darkhorse role, finishing fifth at the B.C. "AAA" Boys Soccer Championships.
The last time Kamloops hosted the provincial "AAA" girls soccer championships, Stephen Burns was a teacher at nearby South Park elementary who had successfully guided the South Delta Sun Devils into unchartered waters.