Badminton, Page 4

2012-13 BADMINTON-YEAR IN REVIEW

  Posted on: February 21, 2013

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team underwent a major restructuring in the 2012-13 PACWEST season.   The WolfPack had a new head and assistant coaches in Alex and Ross Perkin this season. With the graduation of some veteran players, the Perkins had to shuffle the lineup in order to put a squad together to compete….

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WOLFPACK BADMINTON SEASON ENDS

  Posted on: February 18, 2013

The PACWEST badminton season is over for the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack.  The Provincials were held this weekend (Feb 16-17) in Vancouver, co hosted by Capilano College and Langara. In the team competition, TRU finished fifth as they lost all four of their matches (4-1 to Douglas College, 4-1 to Kwantlen Polytechnic University, 3-2 to…

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WolfPack Athletes Out In Force For Wendy’s Dreamlift 2013

  Posted on: January 31, 2013

January 30 th was the 19th annual Wendy’s Dreamlift. The Thompson Rivers Univeristy WolfPack athletes were out in force helping out. 148 athletes, coaches and staff volunteered with the effort for a fifth year. Proceeds from sales and staff wages go to the Sunshine Dreams Foundation. They take Interior children with life threatening diseases or…

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WOLFPACK FINISH FOURTH IN FINAL PACWEST BADMINTON TOURNEY OF YEAR

  Posted on: January 21, 2013

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team wound up fourth in the in the final PACWEST Tournament of the 2012-13 regular season. The Pack went 1 and 3 in the team competition losing 4-1 to Douglas College, 4-1 to Langara College and 3-2 to Kwantlen Polytechnic University. Thompson Rivers downed Vancouver Island University 3-2 to…

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WOLFPACK BADMINTON TO PLAY FIRST TOURNAMENT OF 2013

  Posted on: January 17, 2013

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team swings back into action for the first time in 2003. The WolfPack will be taking the bus to the coast for the final PACWEST tournament of the regular season. Says head coach Alex Perkin: “We are going into the tournament in fifth place and our main goal is…

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WOLFPACK BADMINTON SIGN SECOND PLAYER WITH TIES TO SOUTH KAM (HINES)

  Posted on: December 18, 2012

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team has its second confirmed recruit for the 2013-14 PACWEST season.   Coaches Alex and Ross Perkin are pleased to announce that Ali Hines will be joining the program as of the fall of 2013. Hines is a graduate of South Kamloops Secondary (June 2012). “I have been playing badminton…

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WOLFPACK BADMINTON SIGN FIRST RECRUIT FOR 2013-14 (ARDUINI)

  Posted on: December 12, 2012

The name “Arduini” has been synonymous with the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton team for the past eight years. It will continue for a while longer.  The WolfPack badminton team and coaches Ross and Alex Perkin are pleased to announce the commitment of  Anthony Arduini of South Kamloops Secondary School. Arduini will become the third…

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Sports Task Force Hand Out Delin and Foubister Awards

  Posted on: December 1, 2012

Kelly Shantz of the TRU Sports Task Force was on hand at the WolfPack volleyball matches on Friday November 30 th to hand out the Kim Dalin Memorial Scholarship and the Murray Foubister Awards. Two Badminton players were the winners of the honors for 2012-13. Anica Arduini won the $ 750 dollar Dalin Award. Joey…

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TWO WOLFPACK TEAMS APPEAR IN NATIONAL WEEKLY RANKINGS

  Posted on: November 27, 2012

Two Thompson Rivers University WolfPack athletic teams have appeared in their sports National weekly rankings.  The WolfPack men’s volleyball team remain ninth in the CIS national top 10.  Its the fifth week in a row that Pat Hennelly’s crew have appeared in the top 10.  Last week, they were tied for ninth place and split…

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BADMINTON FIFTH IN SECOND PACWEST TOURNEY OF YEAR

  Posted on: November 5, 2012

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack badminton has finished fifth at the second PACWEST tournament of the season. The tournament, hosted thisweekend (Nov 3-4) by Vancouver Island University saw Douglas finishing first, followed by Kwantlen, Langara and the host school. Individually…Anica Arduini (4th year, Kamloops, BC) was first in the womens singles ‘B’ flight with Lacey…

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