13 results for tag: Matt Doyle

Riptide Head Back to LA for a Must Win Rematch

By Scott LewisWith their playoff hopes on life support , the 6-6 Vancouver Riptide head to Los Angeles to play the 7-5 Aviators this Saturday night, oddly their third meeting in three weeks.The Riptide need to win in Los Angeles and then next weekend beat the Cascades in Seattle in the last game of the season, and hope ... More

Riptide Look for Revenge in Rematch with Aviators

By Scott LewisIt’s going to be a tad tense with a lot on the line on Saturday night at Swangard Stadium when the Vancouver Riptide host the LA Aviators for a key AUDL match-up.At this point of the 14-game season, the Riptide hold third place, the last playoff spot, with a 6-5 record, with the Aviators close behind at ... More

Vancouver Heads South for Another Vital Road Trip

By Scott LewisAs they travel to Los Angeles for Saturday’s key AUDL matchup, the Vancouver Riptide have the LA Aviators right where they want them; a game behind Vancouver in the race for the final West Division playoff spot, and coming off a winning streak.Unlike San Francisco’s eight- game winning streak the ... More

Riptide Head to Bay Area for Doubleheader

by Scott LewisThe Vancouver Riptide hit the road this weekend for two important AUDl games, on Saturday night in San Francisco against the FlameThrowers and on Sunday afternoon in San Jose against the Spiders.The 3-2 Riptide need to get at least one win over the two games to establish a clear advantage over the 2-3 Los ... 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 to Host Growlers on Saturday Night

By Scott LewisIt’s been a leisurely start to the AUDL season for the Vancouver Riptide, with only two games, both against the Seattle Cascades, played so far. But things pick up on Saturday night when the Riptide kick off a busy month by hosting the San Diego Growlers at Swangard Stadium.Maybe leisurely isn’t ... More

Riptide Give Rude Welcome to Cascades

Story by Eric Wilkins Photos by Jeff BellThe home opener for the Vancouver Riptide was exactly what the doctor ordered, with the home team exacting swift revenge from their Week One conquerors, the Seattle Cascades.Coming off an opening week loss to the Seattle Cascades, the Vancouver Riptide were looking for a strong ... 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