Golden Bears Soccer

Team History

Golden Bears Soccer QuickFacts

(through 2018-19)

 

Year Men's Soccer began at the University of Alberta 1972
Canada West Men's Soccer Championships 11
1973, 1974, 1980, 1982, 1988, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2004, 2012, 2016
U SPORTS National Championships won by Alberta 5
1973, 1980, 2004, 2007, 2016
Appearances by the Golden Bears at Nationals 15

 

Alberta/Men’s Soccer

 

 

 

 

Alberta

Winner

Season

Coach

Conf.

Overall

CW

U SPORTS

CW

U SPORTS

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

2017-18  Len Vickery  9-1-4  11-4-4  UBC  Cape Breton 
2018-19  Len Vickery  12-0-2  12-1-2 t5 - UBC Montreal

 

Cumulative Totals (1972/73 to 2018/19)

Conference: 278-103-102 (.681)

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

Overall: 403-179-129 (.658)

U SPORTS 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

Niko Saler

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