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WolfPack Try Out “Build Your Own Burger” at McDonalds

  Posted on: November 2, 2016

Thompson Rivers University WolfPack Athletics and RecreatioN Director Ken Olynyk, Arlene Olynyk From TRU Alumni and Sports Information Officer Larry Read were invited to try out the new ‘build your own Angus Burger” at the Aberdeen location of McDonalds on Wednesday (Nov 2). Look for a special “social media” segment involving two WolfPack athletes appearing…

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WolfPack Women’s Soccer Shut Out In Alberta

  Posted on: October 16, 2016

The road portion of the 2016 Canada West season for the youthful Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s soccer team is over. The ‘Pack played outdoors in chilly Edmonton and fell to the University of Alberta Pandas 6-0 on Sunday (Oct 16).

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Nakano’s First Canada West Goal A Winner; WolfPack Edge Pronghorns

  Posted on: September 18, 2016

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack came up with a character victory as they edged out the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns in Canada West men’s soccer action. The score was 2-1. The match was played Saturday (Sept 17) at Hillside Stadium. SYNOPSIS Playing without two suspended starters, the TRU WolfPack emerged with a 2-1 victory at…

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Mixed Results for WolfPack Women’s Volleyball At Edmonton Tourney

  Posted on: September 17, 2016

A little bit of everything for the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s volleyball team as they continued play at the “Pandas/Griffins exhibition tournament in Edmonton, Alberta. SYNOPSIS After participating in a morning scrimmage tourney where he split his squad into two and played six opponents, WolfPack head coach Chad Grimm played a set lineup Friday…

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WolfPack Women’s Soccer Come Up Valiantly Vs Pronghorns

  Posted on: September 12, 2016

SYNOPSIS The TRU WolfPack women’s soccer team bounced back from a tough effort with an inspired performance against the host University of Lethbridge Pronghorns on Sunday (Sept 11). Playing in seven degree temperatures with howling winds and rain, the WolfPack fell 2-0 to the host Pronghorns. KEY STATS: LETH (41:32) Nikki Furukawa from Kaelen Gilroy…

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Lenarduzzi keynote at Athletics Breakfast

  Posted on: July 4, 2016

2016 TRU honorary degree recipient Dr. Bob Lenarduzzi will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Athletic Scholarship Breakfast. Bob Lenarduzzi is a Canadian sport icon, excelling as soccer player, coach, general manager and now president of the Vancouver Whitecaps FC. He represented Canada 47 times, including at the 1984 Olympic Summer Games and the…

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Olynyk comments on CIS AGM; changes coming (KTW Story June 10, 2016)

  Posted on: June 10, 2016

(Posted with Permission of Kamloops This Week) By: Adam Williams Canadian university athletics may be sporting a new look when action begins in the 2016-2017 season. An extensive rebrand, including logo and name changes, was among the developments to come out of Canadian Interuniversity Sport’s (CIS) annual general meeting and conference in Toronto this week,…

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Chahal Priddle Becomes Latest Local Business To Sponsor TRU Athletics

  Posted on: May 20, 2016

It is amazing what transpires out of a visit to Hillside Stadium. Last year, Hardeep Chahal and his Kamloops Youth Soccer team were part of the TRU WolfPack’s soccer experience. He was so impressed with what he saw that he immediately asked how he could get involved with helping the program financially. The result? Chahal’s…

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