Swimming, Page 12

WolfPack Swim Coach Named to Junior National Development Team

  Posted on: January 14, 2015

The head coach of the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack swim team has been named to Canada’s Junior National Development Team. Brad Dalke was chosen to be part of the coaching staff for Team Canada which will compete at the 2015 Australian Age Group championships. They will be held in Sydney, Australia April 13-20, 2015. Dalke…

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WolfPack Swim Team Competes In 22nd Annual MJB Classic Invitational Swim Meet

  Posted on: December 15, 2014

The TRU Wolfpack Swim Team had an outstanding weekend at the 22ndAnnual MJB Law Invitational Swim Meet, hosted by the Kamloops Swim Club. The meet hosted 523 swimmers from 22 clubs throughout BC and Alberta. Jagdeesh Uppal (1st year, Kamloops,BC) placed 5th in the 50 Breaststroke (31.44) while qualifying for the 2015 CWUAA Swimming Championships…

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Swimming Joins the Ranks

  Posted on: December 4, 2014

By Cameron Doherty TRU Journalism Student/Swimming Communications The athletic family at Thompson Rivers University welcomed a new member to the fold this year when a swim team was formed for the first time in school history. The team, comprised of three members: Sarah McChesney, Jagdeesh Uppal and Jacquelyn Belanger, gives these students an opportunity that…

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McChesney Closes Out First Canada West Swim Championships On Strong Note

  Posted on: November 24, 2014

The swimmer representing Thompson Rivers University at their first Canada West swim championships finished up on a strong note. Competing at the Canada West championsips in Lethbridge,  Sarah McChesney (1st year, Prince Rupert, BC) finished the final day of competition with races in the 400 meter and 100 meter free style races. In the 400…

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McChesney Continues Growth At Canada West Swim Championships

  Posted on: November 23, 2014

The swimmer representing Thompson Rivers University at the Canada West championships continues to improve. Sarah McChesney (1st year, Prince Rupert, BC) had two more races at the championships, which are being hosted by the University of Lethbridge. She finished 23rd in the 50 meter freestyle and fourth in the consolation final of the 200 meter…

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McChesney Successful in Canada West Debut

  Posted on: November 22, 2014

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack swim team have made their debut on the Canada West stage. The WolfPack, represented by Sarah McChesney (1st year, Prince Rupert, BC) competed in two events in day one of the Canada West championships. McChseney finished 12 th in the 800 meter free and 21 st in the 50 meter…

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McChesney, Pack swim into uncharted waters (KTW article)

  Posted on: November 21, 2014

(posted with permission of Kamloops This Week) By: Adam Williams in Sports, Swimming, TRU WolfPack November 20, 2014 0 132 Views The TRU WolfPack swim team is taking a wait-and-see approach this weekend, as Sarah McChesney heads to Lethbridge for the 2014 Canada West swimming championship. McChesney is the only WolfPack swimmer who qualified for…

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McChesney To Represent WolfPack At Canada West Swim Championships

  Posted on: November 19, 2014

For the first time in its history, the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack will be represented at the Canada West Swim Championships. First year athlete Sarah McChesney of Prince Rupert, BC will compete in the 200, 400 and 800 meter freesstyle events. The Championships are being hosted by the University of Lethbridge and run Friday through…

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WolfPack Swim Team At Calgary Cascade Meet

  Posted on: November 10, 2014

The TRU Wolfpack Swim Team  attended the Calgary Cascade Speed Meet over the weekend in Calgary Alberta. The meet hosted 500 swimmers from 23 Teams throughout Western Canada including U of A, University of Lethbridge, and the Unviersity of Calgary. TRU swimmers had an outstanding competition winning Sarah McChesney won a Bronze Medal in the…

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WolfPack Athletes to be “TRUly United” On Basketball Home Opening Weekend

  Posted on: October 31, 2014

The opening weekend of Thompson Rivers University WolfPack basketball is always an a special time. But this year, there’s something even more exciting. The second night of play between the WolfPack and the University of Northern British Columbia Timberwolves on Saturday, November 8 th has been deemed “TRUly United Night”. “TRUly United” the catchphrase of…

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