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WolfPack Badminton Wrap Up Regular Season Hosting Tourney

  Posted on: February 3, 2014

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack closed out their 2013-14 PACWEST badminton season by hosting a tournament at the TRU Gym this weekend (Feb 1-2).The WolfPack finished fourth in the team competition on Saturday. Langara College was first followed by Kwantlen and Vancouver Island University. In individual events: Anica Arduini (5th year, Kamloops, BC) won the…

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WolfPack Badminton Gearing Up For Last Tourney Of The Season

  Posted on: January 30, 2014

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team are hoping that home court will be to their advantage. The ‘Pack are hosting the final PACWEST tournament of the season this weekend (Feb 1-2) at the TRU Gym. “Being at home should be quite beneficial as we understand how the birds fly at higher altitudes than the…

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WolfPack Athletes And Staff Out In Force At Wendy’s Dreamlift 2014

  Posted on: January 29, 2014

For the sixth year in a row, the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack athletes and staff were out in force helping at the 20 th annual Wendy’s Dreamlift at the North Shore and Sa-Hali locations. There were 121 athletes involved. Here are pictures from Dreamlift (on January 29 th). ‘

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Badminton Gets Help From Expert

  Posted on: January 19, 2014

The WolfPack badminton team had a special guest at weekend training sessions (Jan 18-19). The team brought in Victoria’s Keith Anton for two training sessions. Anton is a very well respected in badminton circles. He is a former world class player and has coached a number of Olympians. Heres what their session Sunday at the…

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WolfPack Honors Scholar Athletes For 2012-13

  Posted on: November 29, 2013

It might be three months into the school year, but the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack have taken time out to honor their ‘Academic Best’ for the 2012-13 Scholastic year. 35 student/athletes were honored at a reception held  Thursday (Nov 29) afternoon at Accolades at the TRU Culinary Arts Building.  Among the dignitaries on hand were…

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Badminton Comes Up With Some First Place Finishes At PACWEST Tournament

  Posted on: November 26, 2013

There were some first place finishes for the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team at this weekend’s PACWEST tournament in Nanaimo. Anthony Arduini (1st year, Kamloops, BC) finished atop of the “B” flight standings in men’s singles while Arduini teamed up with Alex Perkin (5th year, Kamloops, BC) to win the “B” flight men’s doubles…

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Badminton Finishes Opening Day Of Second PACWEST Tourney

  Posted on: November 24, 2013

Day one of the PACWEST Badminton Tournament is over at Vancouver Island University with the TRU WolfPack near the bottom of the team standings. The WolfPack stood fifth after losing four matches. They fell 4-1 to Langara College Falcons, Kwantlen Polytechnic Eagles and the Douglas College Royals. The WolfPack also fell to the host VIU…

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