Men’s Volleyball, Page 100

MVB U21 TO LANGLEY

  Posted on: October 30, 2008

It wasn’t that long ago that the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack were being awarded a bronze medal at the CIS National Mens Volleyball Championship. But they aren’t resting on their laurels. Coach Pat Hennelly has been working with a number of his younger players in preparation for a U-21 play date in Langley.“The purpose of…

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MVB TO QUEBEC FOR FINAL PRESEASON SERIES

  Posted on: October 30, 2008

WOLFPACK MENS VB OFF TO QUEBEC For Release: October 15, 2008 Kamloops: The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack Men’s Volleyball Team is returning to the scene of their greatest triumph. The WolfPack are in Quebec to play in televised exhibition CIS series. TRU will be battling the University of Laval Rouge et Or . “We were…

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MVB TO PLAY TRINITY IN PRESEASON (OCT 2/08)

  Posted on: October 30, 2008

If the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack mens volleyball team has a principal rival, it could very well be the Trinity Western Spartans. The Spartans and the WolfPack have had some very interesting matches over the last couple of years. They hope to renew that rivalry again Thursday night (Oct 2nd) at the Tournament Capital Center…

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MVB TO PLAY CALGARY IN PRESEASON

  Posted on: October 30, 2008

The WolfPack are coming off a split last week with the UBC Thunderbirds. TRU coach Pat Hennelly is hoping to build upon what he saw against the T-Birds. “We will be looking to finish the matches a bit stronger and keep playing hard until the end of the match. I look at this as another…

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MVB TO PLAY KOREANS IN PRESEASON PLAY (OCT 3/08)

  Posted on: October 30, 2008

International Volleyball is coming to Quesnel and Prince George this weekend (Oct 4-5). The CIS Bronze Medal champion Thompson Rivers University WolfPack is poised to play SKK out of Seoul, South Korea in two exhibition matches.“This is an excellent opportunity for us,” says WolfPack head coach Pat Hennelly . “It’s a perfect time in the…

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MVB TAKE TRINTIY IN 3 SETS IN CIS EXHIBITION (OCT2, 2008)

  Posted on: October 30, 2008

Playing with more passion and cohesiveness, the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack Mens Volleyball team came away with a straight set CIS Exhibition victory over the Trinity Western Spartans. Playing before their home fans at the Tournament Capital Center, the Wolfpack won 25-23,26-24,26-24. ” Our whole focus was to be more consistant: something we didn’t do…

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MVP TAKE CAMPS ON THE ROAD

  Posted on: October 30, 2008

Aspiring Volleyball players in the Cariboo, Kootenays, Columbia Valley and Okanagan will get a chance to experience some top level coaching. The CIS Bronze Medal winning Thompson Rivers University WolfPack Mens Volleyball Team will be holding summer development camps in seven locales over the next few months. “Ken Olynyk (TRU Athletic Director) tells us we…

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MVB SIGN SPENCER REED

  Posted on: October 30, 2008

When you think of Prince George, many things come to mind when it comes to sports–mostly hockey. But when it comes to Volleyball, the Capital of Northern BC is a mecca of top young players. The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack have tapped into the Volleyball scene in PG. Two members of their CIS Bronze Medal…

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MVB SETS UP PRE SEASON

  Posted on: October 29, 2008

Players on the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack Mens Volleyball team will see a lot of top competition before their 2008-09 CIS Season gets underway. Head Coach Pat Hennelly has put the finishing touches on his pre season. Its an exhibition campaign which will see the WolfPack head to the Cariboo, the Okanagan, Alberta and the…

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MVB LOSES TO UBC IN EXHIBITION (HOME)

  Posted on: October 29, 2008

Good thing it was only exhibition. Neither Coach was especially happy as the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack dropped a 5 set decision to the University of BC Thunderbirds in pre-season exhibition CIS Mens action at the Tournament Capital Center (Sept18). The scores were 19-25, 22-25, 25-20, 25-22, 15-10. “It was not clean, it was not…

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