Meet the WolfPack


Vanessa Zilkie, Women’s Soccer

Number: 3
Position: Defender
Hometown: Kelowna
Highschool: Mount Boucherie

Vanessa is a converted midfielder. She appeared in 13 league and all six playoff matches in 2012 scoring twice (Sept 23 at VIU and Sept 30 at home to UBCO). Vanessa played in all 17 matches in her rookie year (2011). Vanessa worked at the Boys and Girls club of Kamloops this past spring and played PCSL Premier league soccer with the Okanagan Challenge this summer. Her highlight as a member of the WolfPack is going to C.C.A.A. Soccer Nationals the past two years and fondest sports moment is taking down UBCO in the PACWEST finals the last two years. She loves to snowboard, travel, go to the gym and socialize. She is 1/3 of the ‘Trailer Park Girls’ with teammates Madison Wells and Jaydene Radu. Her pre game routine is getting a rub down from athletic therapist Kevin Brechin.