An Upper Island Riptide forward drives to the net while a Saanich Fusion/Prospect Lake defender tries not to grab him during U14 Vancouver Island Premier League action at Pinecrest School on Sunday. The skies opened up in the first half of the 6-2 Riptide victory.

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An Upper Island Riptide forward drives to the net while a Saanich Fusion/Prospect Lake defender tries not to grab him

An Upper Island Riptide forward drives to the net while a Saanich Fusion/Prospect Lake defender tries not to grab him during U14 Vancouver Island Premier League action at Pinecrest School on Sunday.

The skies opened up in the first half of the 6-2 Riptide victory.