Player - Tony Chursky

Born: New Westminster, B.C., June 13, 1953.Tony Chursky

Played 19 times for Canada. Clubs: Vancouver Croatia, Vancouver Spartans 1969-70, Seattle Sounders 1976-78, California Surf 1979, Chicago Sting 1979, Toronto Blizzard 1980-82. Made an impressive debut in goal for Canada against Poland, then the Olympic champions, in 1973 while still an unknown amateur. Joined Seattle Sounders of the NASL in 1976 and finished with the league's best record for goalkeepers. Played three seasons for the Seattle Sounders before moving on to play for the California Surf, Chicago Sting and finally the Toronto Blizzard. He played in 145 NASL regular season games and 11 play off games including Soccer Bowl 1977 against the New York Cosmos. Attended Simon Fraser University.