Golden Bears Soccer

Team History

Golden Bears Soccer QuickFacts

(through 2016-17)

 

Year men’s soccer began at the University of Alberta

1972

 

Canada West men’s soccer championships won by Alberta

1973, 1974, 1980, 1982, 1988, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2004, 2012, 2016

11

CIS national championships won by Alberta

1973, 1980, 2004, 2007, 2016

 

5

Appearances by Golden Bears at Nationals

15

Consecutive appearances by Golden Bears at Nationals : 1972-73, 1995-96, 1999-00, 2012-13

2

Most conference Goals: Marcus Johnstone

 

29

All-Time Coaching Conference Wins Leader: Len Vickery

 

204

 

 

Alberta/Men’s Soccer

 

 

 

 

Alberta

Winner

Season

Coach

Conf.

Overall

CW

CIS

CW

CIS

1972-73

Stu Robbins

3-0-0

9-1-2

1

1

ALBERTA

ALBERTA

1973-74

Stu Robbins

3-1-0

12-2-1

1

2

ALBERTA

Loyola

1974-75

Gerald Redmond

2-3-1

6-4-1

3

-

UBC

UBC

1975-76

Gerald Redmond

2-1-0

7-2-0

2

-

Victoria

Victoria

1976-77

Gerald Redmond

1-0-2

6-3-2

2

-

UBC

Concordia

1977-78

Peter Esdale

2-1-0

8-3-2

2

-

Victoria

York

1978-79

Peter Esdale

3-2-3

5-5-6

2

-

Victoria

Manitoba

1979-80

Peter Esdale

5-1-2

14-3-3

1

1

ALBERTA

ALBERTA

1980-81

Bruce Twamley

2-2-4

6-6-6

3

-

Calgary

UNB

1981-82

Bruce Twamley

6-0-2

7-2-3

1

2

ALBERTA

McGill

1982-83

Bruce Twamley

2-3-3

3-3-4

3

-

Victoria

McGill

1983-84

Sandy Gordon

4-3-3

6-5-3

3

-

Victoria

Laurentian

1984-85

Sandy Gordon

5-3-2

7-3-2

3

-

Victoria

UBC

1985-86

Len Vickery

6-2-2

6-2-3

3

-

UBC

UBC

1986-87

Len Vickery

4-5-1

5-6-1

4

-

UBC

UBC

1987-88

Len Vickery

7-2-1

8-3-1

3

-

Victoria

Victoria

1988-89

Len Vickery

7-1-2

9-2-3

1

3

ALBERTA

Toronto

1989-90

Len Vickery

5-4-1

7-6-1

4

-

UBC

UBC

1990-91

Len Vickery

6-2-2

6-2-2

3

-

UBC

UBC

1991-92

Len Vickery

6-2-1

6-3-3

2

-

UBC

UBC

1992-93

Len Vickery

6-2-2

9-2-3

3

-

UBC

UBC

1993-94

Len Vickery

7-1-2

10-2-2

2

-

UBC

Sherbrooke

1994-95

Len Vickery

7-1-2

9-4-3

2

2

UBC

UBC

1995-96

Len Vickery

7-2-1

10-4-1

1

2

ALBERTA

Dalhousie

1996-97

Len Vickery

5-3-2

6-3-3

3

-

Victoria

Victoria

1997-98

Len Vickery

5-2-3

8-3-3

2

-

UBC

McGill

1998-99

Len Vickery

8-1-1

12-3-2

1

2

ALBERTA

Western

1999-00

Len Vickery

6-2-2

10-5-3

2

2

ALBERTA

Western

2000-01

Len Vickery

1-6-3

1-6-3

6

-

Victoria

Laurier

2001-02

Len Vickery

8-1-3

10-2-3

3

-

UBC

Laurier

2002-03

Len Vickery

8-2-2

10-6-3

3

-

Victoria

Brock

2003-04

Len Vickery

8-2-2

14-2-4

2

1

ALBERTA

ALBERTA

2004-05

Len Vickery

7-3-2

10-9-3

4

-

Victoria

Victoria

2005-06

Len Vickery

6-4-2

8-7-3

3

-

TWU

UBC

2006-07

Len Vickery

9-0-5

12-2-5

4

1

TWU

ALBERTA

2007-08

Len Vickery

5-5-4

6-6-4

3

-

TWU

UBC

2008-09

Len Vickery

5-3-6

5-5-6

4

-

TWU

York

2009-10

Len Vickery

7-3-4

8-4-4

2

-

Victoria

Laval

2010-11

Len Vickery

11-2-1

14-5-1

3

-

UBC

York

2011-12

Len Vickery

7-3-4

11-5-4

1

4

ALBERTA

Victoria

2012-13

Len Vickery

9-2-4

10-5-4

2

t7

UBC

UBC

2013-14

Len Vickery

7-6-2

7-7-2

t5

-

UBC

UBC

2014-15

Len Vickery

6-3-3

9-6-3

2

t7

Saskatchewan

York

2015-16

Len Vickery

8-4-0

8-5-0

t5

-

UBC

York

2016-17

Len Vickery

13-1-2

20-1-2

1

1

ALBERTA

ALBERTA

 

 

Cumulative Totals (1972/73 to 2016/17)

Conference: 257-102-96 (.670)

Conference Placing (#1-2-3): 11-11-15

Overall: 380-175-123 (.651)

CIS Placing (#1-2-3): 5-6-1

 

 

Kevin Robbins Memorial Trophy

(Golden Bears Soccer MVP)

Kevin Robbins, the son of a former University of Alberta Professor who started the Golden Bears Soccer program, drowned soon after the family had moved to Ontario, where Stuart Robbins had taken a new job with York University. The award annual Team MVP award was subsequently created in memory of Kevin.

 

Year

Name

Year

Name

1977-78

 

1997-98

Kurt Bosch

1978-79

Graham Fishburne

1998-99

Mike Radmanovich

1979-80

Mark Olivieri

1999-00

Ryan Walker

1980-81

Kent Fargey

2000-01

Moe Chehimi

1981-82

Mark Olivieri

2001-02

Kurt Bosch

1982-83

Scott Fisher

2002-03

Eric Pinnell

1983-84

Kent Fargey

2003-04

Neil Morrow

1984-85

Norman Odinga

2004-05

Neil Morrow

1985-86

Vince Reda

2005-06

Mark Korthuis

1986-87

Louis Picco

2006-07

Jarin Myskiw

1987-88

Salvatore Cammarata

2007-08

Junior Castrillon

1988-89

Duwayne Lang

2008-09

John Konye

1989-90

John Simon

2009-10

Harman Braich

1990-91

Burk Kaiser

2010-11

Sam Lam

1991-92

Vittorio D’Andrea

2011-12

Milan Timotijevic

1992-93

Nick Culo

2012-13

Cameron Schmidt

1993-94

Andrew McKee

2013-14

Jay Vetsch

1994-95

Curt Vos

2014-15

CJ Gilroy

1995-96

Nick Culo

2015-16

Niko Saler

1996-97

Travis Reynolds

2016-17

 

 

 

Golden Bears Conference Scoring Leaders (1977-78 to 2016-17)

 

 

 

Seasons

Games

Goals

1.

Marcus

Johnstone

10, 11, 12, 13, 14

56

29

2.

Brett

Colvin

07, 08, 09, 10, 11

60

26

3.

David

Phillips

86, 87, 88, 89, 90

 

23

4.

Salvatore

Cammarata

85, 86, 87, 88

 

21

4.

John

Konye

04, 05, 06, 07, 08

 

21

6.

Ajeej

Sarkaria

16

15

19

6.

Rudy

Bartholomew

79, 80, 81, 82, 83

 

19

6.

Nick

Culo

91, 92, 93, 94, 95

 

19

6.

Daca (Damir)

Jesic

98, 99, 00, 01, 02

 

19

9.

Paul

Walters

86, 87, 88, 89, 90

 

18

10.

Kurt

Bosch

95, 96, 97, 99, 01

 

17

10.

Mark

Korthuis

02, 03, 04, 05, 06

 

17

12.

Graham

Fishburne

77, 78

 

15

12.

Alexander

Appah

91, 92, 93, 94, 96

 

15

14.

Brett

Bachelu

02, 03, 04

 

14

14.

Murray

David

88, 90, 91

 

14

14.

Cameron

Schmidt

08, 09, 10, 11, 12

64

14

14.

Mohamed

Teliani

12, 13, 14, 15

46

14

14.

Tolu

Esan

13, 14, 15,16

27

14