Women’s Basketball

WolfPack Extend Winning Streak And Move Into First Place In Explorer Division In WBB

WolfPack Extend Winning Streak And Move Into First Place In Explorer Division In WBB

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s basketball team have moved into first place in the Canada West Explorer Division. The WolfPack survived a monster performance from Sarah Wierks (5th year, forward, Chilliwack, BC) and went on to beat the previously undefeated University of Fraser Valley Cascades 69-58 at the Tournament Capital Centre on Friday (Nov 21). […]

Net growth: TRU continues to benefit from rookie performances   (KTW Article)

Net growth: TRU continues to benefit from rookie performances (KTW Article)

(posted with permission of Kamloops This Week) By: Adam Williams Scott Reeves has had pretty good luck with rookie basketball players. Last year, the head coach had Sydney Williams in the lineup. The guard led the TRU WolfPack women’s basketball team in defensive rebounds (5.1 per game) and was second on the team in three-point […]

WolfPack Look To Dethrone Unbeaten Cascades In Canada West Women’s Basketball

WolfPack Look To Dethrone Unbeaten Cascades In Canada West Women’s Basketball

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack will get the first ‘acid’ test of the Canada West women’s basketball season this weekend. The WolfPack are set to tangle with the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades in a pair of games Friday and Saturday (Nov 21-22) at the Tournament Capital Centre. Thompson Rivers sits in a tie […]

Two WolfPack Female Athletes Named Canada West Stars of the Week

Two WolfPack Female Athletes Named Canada West Stars of the Week

For the first time in school history, two Thompson Rivers University WolfPack athletes have been named Canada West stars of the week. Volleyball player Iuliia Pakhomenko (Donetsk, Ukraine) and basketball player Michelle Bos (Surrey, BC) were named the second and third female stars of the week ending November 16 th. From the Canada West press […]

WolfPack Women’s Basketball Back Into Win Column After Victory at MacEwan

WolfPack Women’s Basketball Back Into Win Column After Victory at MacEwan

In what coach Scott Reeves called a total team effort, the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s basketball team moved back into the win column in Canada West play. Saturday night (Nov 15), The WolfPack downed the host MacEwan University Griffins 75-64 in Edmonton, Alberta. The victory puts both teams record for the season at three […]

WolfPack Women’s Basketball Suffer Set Back at MacEwan

WolfPack Women’s Basketball Suffer Set Back at MacEwan

A tough fourth quarter was the story as the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s basketball team suffered their first defeat of the young Canada West season. The WolfPack fell to 2 and 1 on the season as they dropped a 58-53 decision to the MacEwan University Griffins in Edmonton, Alberta on Friday (Nov 14).  It […]

WolfPack Women’s Basketball Visit MacEwan For First Time

WolfPack Women’s Basketball Visit MacEwan For First Time

For the first time in their history, the Thompson Rivers University will be going to Edmonton to play the MacEwan Griffins in Canada West women’s basketball play.  The teams do battle Friday and Saturday (Nov 14-15) The WolfPack swept the UNBC Timberwolves in the first weekend of the regular season while MacEwan took down Mount […]

2014-15 Kamloops Blazers Society Scholarship Winners

2014-15 Kamloops Blazers Society Scholarship Winners

The 2014-15 winners of the Kamloops Blazers Society Scholarships posed for pictures with Society Executive member Murray Owen on Wednesday (Nov 12). Sharing in the 10 thousand dollar scholarship this year are women’s basketball player Emma Piggin (South Kam Secondary), Joe Davis  of men’s basketball (Westsyde Secondary),  Jacob Kaay (South Kamloops Secondary) from WolfPack men’s […]

WolfPack Women’s Basketball: Unbeaten Weekend over UNBC

WolfPack Women’s Basketball: Unbeaten Weekend over UNBC

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack are unbeaten after their opening weekend of play in Canada West Women’s Basketball. The WolfPack opened the 2014-15 season with back to back victories over the University of Northern British Columbia Timberwolves. On Saturday (Nov 8) at the Tournament Capital Centre, the WolfPack won 82-39. It was their second big […]

WolfPack Women’s Basketball Win Home Opener Convincingly Over UNBC

WolfPack Women’s Basketball Win Home Opener Convincingly Over UNBC

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack kicked off the 2014-15 Canada West women’s basketball regular season in fine fashion. The WolfPack won their second straight “CIS Shoot for the Cure” game as they downed the visiting University of Northern British Columbia Timberwolves 85-55. It was the first game of the year for both teams.   “It […]