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WolfPack Teams Contribute to “Movement Challenge

  Posted on: October 30, 2014

Three WolfPack teams–Cheerleading, Swimming and Women’s Volleyball have taken up the District 73 (Kamloops-North Thompson) Movement Challenge for November.   The initiative is to get people moving and promote healthy exercise.  In fact, the Women’s Volleyball team is featured on the poster which is being circulated around the School District.  The Challenge culminates with Sports Day…

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Supporting From The Sidelines (Omega Article Oct 21, 2014)

  Posted on: October 23, 2014

The WolfPack have over 150 athletes on their various teams.  Kevin Brechin has to take care of them all.  He is the program’s athletic therapist.  This year, he has a couple of former athletes helping him out.  Tayla Scott wrote about them in the TRU student newspaper  “The Omega”. http://truomega.ca/2014/10/21/supporting-from-the-sidelines/        

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WolfPack Swim Team Makes Debut In Penticton Meet

  Posted on: October 20, 2014

The TRU WolfPack Varsity Swim Team had an outstanding weekend at the Penticton Iron Pentathlon Swim Meet Oct 17 – 19th. TRU had 3 swimmers compete in the meet. Top Placing by TRU Include : Jagdeesh Uppa (Kamloops, BC) l finishing 12th  overall in the male triple Pentathlon format of the meet.  Uppal’s top swims…

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Swimming And Cross Country Speak To Media

  Posted on: September 23, 2014

The WolfPack swim and cross country teams were in the spotlight at a media conference held at the Wolf’s Den on Tuesday, September 23 rd. Coaches Brad Dalke and Jack Miller had some of their athletes in attendance to speak about the upcoming CIS seasons.

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Doping In the CIS: How Does TRU Keep Its Athletes Clean (KTW article

  Posted on: September 5, 2014

By Adam Williams Kamloops This Week posted with permission of Kamloops This Week) Doping in the CIS: How does TRU keep its athletes clean? In the face of the latest drug scandal to rock the ranks of Canadian Interuniversity Sport, the athletics department at Thompson Rivers University believes its athletes are playing by the rules….

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WolfPack Swimming Secures First Female Athlete (McChesney)

  Posted on: June 12, 2014

At six feet tall, Sarah McChensey is bound to stand out.  But the Prince Rupert, BC athlete has more than just her athletic ability and size to make note of. McChesney has the distinction of the first female to commit to the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack swim team.   The ‘Pack and head coach Brad Dalke…

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WolfPack Swimming Has First Committed Recruit (Uppal)

  Posted on: May 22, 2014

The newest team at Thompson Rivers University has its first recruit.  The WolfPack swim team, which will begin competition in the Canada West and CIS in the fall has secured the services of  18 year old Jagdeesh Uppal (pronounced jag-deesh  o-pull) of Kamloops. Uppal excels in breast stroke (100, 200 and 800 meter events) and…

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WolfPack Introduce Women’s Soccer and Swim Coaches

  Posted on: May 16, 2014

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack has added four new teams to the list representing TRU in the CIS this September. The athletics program is pleased to announce the coaches for both our women’s soccer team and our swim team. Both have ties to the Kamloops area and are known provincially and nationally. Thompson Rivers Athletics…

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Thompson Rivers University WolfPack move Soccer, Swimming and Cross Country to CIS

  Posted on: April 22, 2014

When the 2014-2015 athletic season begins, the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack varsity programs will compete exclusively within the Canada West and CIS (Canadian Interuniversity Sport) – the highest level of university sport in Canada – and withdrawing their membership with the Pacific Western Athletic Association (PACWEST). The WolfPack soccer, cross country, and swimming programs are…

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