Midfielder Rowley signs with Victoria Highlanders

Maple Ridge soccer standout Alex Rowley will follow up his college career with a jump to the Premier Development League.

Maple Ridge soccer standout Alex Rowley will follow up his college career with a jump to the Premier Development League.

The Victoria Highlanders FC took the midfielder and three of his other Simon Fraser University teammates, from a team that competed in the NCAA semi-finals last season.

“Rowley comes to us on very high recommendations,” said Highlanders coach Steve Simonson. “He’s a great box-to-box player and a good soccer player overall.”