Northwest Athlete Profile: Domenic Mobilio

whitecaps mobilio

NWSB Blogger C-mac is back to his profilin’ ways and this time has the spotlight squarely on the late Vancouver Whitecaps star Domenic Mobilio. He passed away at the young age of 35 but will never be forgotten for his natural striking skills and will to win. He was an underappreciated talent who deserves a lot more recognition.

Northwest Athlete Profile: Bob Lenarduzzi

Bob Lenarduzzi

NWSB Blogger Dave B. checks in this time with a Northwest Athlete Profile of none other than Bob Lenarduzzi. In 1974 Lenarduzzi joined the Vancouver Whitecaps. In 2001, Lenarduzzi was inducted as a player into the Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame. In 2005, he was awarded the Order of British Columbia. In 2003, he was inducted into the U.S. National Soccer Hall of Fame.

Vancouver Whitecaps Lenarduzzi fires assistant coaches

Martin Rennie

Vancouver blogger Carolyn Smith tells us the Vancouver Whitecaps and GM Bob Lenarduzzi fired assistant coaches Colin Miller and Denis Hamlett Wednesday as the club prepares for new head coach Martin Rennie’s arrival.

Vancouver Whitecaps’ 1979 Soccer Bowl Championship Title

Vancouver Won The 1979 Soccer Bowl In The NASL

In another installment of our Great Northwest sports moments Matt Larkin weighs in with his take on the 1979 NASL Soccer Bowl Championship run by the Vancouver Whitecaps. Who will be the next great Whitecaps legend to get them back in to an MLS league title?