13 results for tag: alex davis

Seattle Notches Wet Win Against Riptide

By Scott Lewis Photos by Jeff BellThere was a moment in the third quarter of the Vancouver Riptide’s AUDL home opener when it looked like they were going to take the lead against the Seattle Cascades for the first time since early in the game, grabbing the momentum that goes with fighting back from a deificit.But, ... More

Riptide Looking to Beat San Francisco on Saturday Night

By Scott LewisDuring last week’s Bay Area double-header, the Vancouver Riptide played seven good quarters and one stinker, but all their hard work netted them only losses against San Francisco FlameThrowers and San Jose Spiders and dropped their record to 3-4. This Saturday they get another crack at the still unbeaten ... More

Riptide to Host San Jose Spiders on Saturday Night

By Scott LewisLast week’s showdown against the still-unbeaten San Francisco Flamethrowers may have been an important game for Vancouver, but so is this Saturday’s AUDL match-up at Swangard Stadium with the San Jose Spiders. The 2-2 Riptide need to win against the 1-3 Spiders to cement their hold on a Western Division ... More

Riptide Fall to Unbeaten FlameThrowers in Victoria

By Scott Lewis Photos by Jeff BellOn Saturday afternoon the Vancouver Riptide faced their biggest test so far this AUDL season, fielding pretty well their full line-up against the unbeaten San Francisco FlameThrowers. They stayed with San Francisco for most of the game, but a bad spell sandwiched around half-time meant in ... More

Riptide Head to Victoria Home (Game) Away From Home

By Scott LewisIt's likely that one or two of the Riptide players would prefer to be preparing for this Saturday’s AUDL game against the unbeaten San Francisco FlameThrowers by snoozing on their couches rather than riding the ferry to Vancouver Island, but I am sure once they hit the field and hear the crowd in the ... More

Riptide Welcome Cascades for Home Opener

By Scott LewisThis Saturday night at 6 p.m. the Vancouver Riptide will be looking to avenge their season-opening defeat by Seattle when they host the Cascades at Swangard Stadium for their AUDL home opener.After losing what was an even game save for a short stretch in the 3rd quarter that decided the outcome when the ... More

Riptide Rue Fateful Five Minutes in Seattle

Photos copyright Jeff Bell Story by Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide faced a big test for their first game of the 2016 AUDL season when they journeyed south to Seattle to face the Cascades on Saturday night.The Cascades are consensus picks to battle the San Francisco Flamethrowers for the West Division crown this ... More

Vancouver Riptide Support Team Canada at Upcoming World Championships

By Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide will be making important contributions to not just the Canadian teams competing on the field at the upcoming WFDF World Ultimate and Guts Championships in London, but also behind the scenes in the running of the tournament.The American teams in AUDL get off easy; there are 21 of them ... More

Vancouver Riptide Announce 2016 Roster

By Scott LewisThis is going to be an interesting season for the Vancouver Riptide of AUDL..After finishing last in the Western Division last year with a record of four wins and ten losses, the team underwent an off-season rebuild, both off the field and on. Part of that renewal involved bringing in veterans like Brendan ... More

Vancouver Riptide Hold Successful “Dry-Out”

Photos copyright Jeff Bell Story by Paul WangThe Vancouver Riptide held their first annual combine on the evening of February 13th, 2016. Over 50 prospects from as far away as Victoria and Cowichan Bay gathered at Point Grey Secondary with hopes of earning their blue and green jerseys.The positivity of the ... More