Badminton, Page 3

Badminton Off To Second PACWEST Tournament Of Season

  Posted on: November 21, 2013

The coach of the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team is hoping for improved results as his squad heads into the second event of the PACWEST season this weekend. Alex Perkin and his TRU squad will be heading to Nanaimo, BC to Vancouver Island University for matches Saturday and Sunday (Nov 23-24). The WolfPack finished…

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Badminton Team Fares Well At Kamloops Open

  Posted on: November 12, 2013

Members of the WolfPack badminton team including Jade Peters and Nathan McNeilly (above) competed this past weekend at the annual Kamloops Open. WolfPack player/head coach Alex Perkin (5th year, Kamloops, BC) finished first in the men’s singles with Anthony Arduini (Kamloops, BC) losing to Perkin in hte championship final. Fellow WolfPack players Joel Feenstra and…

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WolfPack Badminton Set To Open 2013-14 Season

  Posted on: October 17, 2013

The curtain goes up this weekend on the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton squad’s PACWEST regular season. The ‘Pack will be heading to Douglas College for the first of four tournaments. Alex Perkin has taken over as head coach this year. “ We are a young team and there is still a lot to work…

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WOLFPACK BADMINTON AND GOLF SEASONS SET

  Posted on: June 12, 2013

The PACWEST regular seasons for both the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton and golf teams. Both clubs formally announced their seasons on Wednesday (June12). The WolfPack badminton team will play their first tournament on October 19-20 th at the Pinetree Campus of Douglas College. Thompson Rivers hosts the second league tournament November 16 th and…

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WOLFPACK WIND UP ROAD SWING WITH TWO VICTORIES

  Posted on: April 30, 2013

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack baseball team wrapped up its weekend Canadian College Baseball Conference series in Calgary with wins over the home town Dinos and the Okanagan College Coyotes on Sunday (Apr 28). In the first game, the WolfPack downed the Coyotes 7-3 behind the complete game victory of Alex Reid (RHP, New Westminster,…

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BADMINTON SIGNS FIFTH RECRUIT FOR2013-14 (DAL PONTE)

  Posted on: April 5, 2013

When the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team opens training camp in September, there will be a lot of competition for jobs. Co head coaches  Alex and Ross Perkin have signed their fifth recruit for the fall. Carly Dal Ponte from Kelowna Secondary School has announced her intention to come to Thompson Rivers starting in…

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2012-13 WOLFPACK AWARDS BANQUET HELD

  Posted on: March 29, 2013

A member of the men’s soccer team and a female cross country honor were the major winners as the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack held their annual year end awards banquet tonight (Mar 28) at the TRU Grand Hall. Justin Smeaton (Kamloops, BC)  of men’s soccer and cross country runner Rolena De Bruyn (Grand Forks, BC)…

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WOLFPACK BADMINTON SIGNS PAIR OF PROSPECTS FROM SALMON ARM (FEENSTRA/MCNELLY)

  Posted on: February 28, 2013

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team continue to make strides to improve itself.  The WolfPack, head coach Alex Perkin, and assistant coach Ross Perkin, are pleased to announce the signing of Joel Feenstra and Nathan McNeilly.   Both are from King’s Christian School in Salmon Arm. “Nathan is a strong player with good technical skills…

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