RDC Queens midfielder Alisha Coules takes on a King’s University Eagles’ player in a 4-2 loss on Friday at Edgar Field as part of the RDC Invitational. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

RDC Queens and Kings soccer kick off season with annual invitational tourney

Edgar Field was buzzing with soccer action Friday at the RDC Kings and Queens kicked off their annual invitational tournament.

The Queens opened the tournament with a 4-2 loss to The King’s University Eagles. Sarah Donald and Mikayla Fujimoto had goals in the loss for RDC. RDC plays the Grande Prairie Regional College Wolves on Saturday at 9 a.m. and the Keyano College Huskies at 4 p.m. Sunday, they’ll host the Concordia University of Edmonton Thunder at 1 p.m.

The Kings will also play the Wolves Saturday at 11 a.m. and the Huskies Sunday at 3 p.m.

The Ambrose University Lions, Lethbridge College Kodiaks and University of Augustana Vikings are also participating.

Both the Kings and Queens start the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference on Sept. 7 at Medicine Hat College. They will host Olds College on Sept. 13.



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Sarah Donald battles for a loose ball against The King’s University Eagles in a 4-2 loss on Friday at Edgar Field as part of the RDC Invitational. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

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