WolfPack kicks off varsity athletics with pre-season soccer tourney

  Posted on: August 22, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS- The WolfPack will be kicking off against the Okanagan University College Lakers, the Skagit Valley College Cardinals, and the TRU Alumni this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at TRU’s 2nd annual Soccer Invitational at Hillside Stadium. The tournament is much more than just a warm-up for the regular BC Colleges Athletics Association…

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The Road to the WolfPack – New Recruit Patrick Johnston chronicles his journey

  Posted on: July 26, 2006

By Patrick Johnston KAMLOOPS – Two months until I am finally a Kamloopsian. Two months until I can finally leave storm-ridden south-western Ontario for the hottest city in Canada. Is it hot? Everyday I find myself urging August 29 nearer, the date my flight leaves for B.C. With TRU WolfPack volleyball less than two months…

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Three Ontarians move west for the WolfPack

  Posted on: June 28, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS – Three young hoopsters from Ontario are the latest recruits to commit to the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack, announced head coach Nevin Gleddie. “I am very excited to have these three players join us,” he said. “It is great to have players from another part of the country and should enhance…

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Prince Rupert hoopster commits to WolfPack

  Posted on: May 26, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS – AA provincials 1st team all-star Connor Agnew of Prince Rupert will suit up with the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack this fall. “Connor was certainly one of the most talented if not the most talented player to come out of the interior this year so we are very excited to have…

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Calgary high school grad commits to WolfPack

  Posted on: May 25, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS – Kim Olness, a 6’4″ middle/right side who graduates from St. Mary’s Secondary in Calgary, Alberta, this June, will suit up with the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s volleyball team this fall. Olness, who has also played club volleyball for Cal Air, explained the factors that influenced her decision to move…

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Dawgs prove they're best in this league

  Posted on: May 16, 2006

By CHRIS JUREWICZDaily News Sports Reporter The fact that Blair Kubicek felt pity for his opponent told the story. This game couldn’t end soon enough. Kubicek, head coach of Lethbridge’s Prairie Baseball Academy Dawgs, watched his club romp to an 11-0 victory over the TRU WolfPack on a scorching Monday afternoon at NorBrock Stadium. With…

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Dawgs in way of WolfPack's title dreams

  Posted on: May 15, 2006

By CHRIS JUREWICZDaily News Sports Reporter The TRU WolfPack has lost six of the eight games it has played against the Prairie Baseball Academy Dawgs this season. Today, if the WolfPack is to successfully defend its Canadian Colleges Baseball Conference championship, it will have to earn back-to-back victories against the Dawgs at NorBrock Stadium. PBA,…

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WolfPack hungering for title

  Posted on: May 13, 2006

By CHRIS JUREWICZDaily News Sports Reporter Brandon Legard said it was a long bus ride back to Kamloops. It was Wednesday night and the TRU WolfPack baseball team had dropped its second consecutive game to the Prairie Baseball Academy Dawgs in Lethbridge. And the second loss was no regular game. The Dawgs beat the WolfPack…

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WolfPack Volleyball Signs 5 from Alberta

  Posted on: May 12, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS – Five top Alberta athletes will come to Thompson Rivers University this fall to study and suit up with the TRU WolfPack men’s volleyball team. “These signings send a message that Thompson Rivers University can compete for the top volleyball players in the country,” said WolfPack head coach Patrick Hennelly. “This…

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TRU Names Basketball Coach

  Posted on: May 12, 2006

Daily News Sports Reporter Thompson Rivers University athletics has hired Scott Reeves to coach its women’s basketball team. Reeves comes to the WolfPack with a range of coaching experience. He was assistant coach with the Trinity Western University Spartans in 2003-2004 and at Basketball Canada’s Centre for Performance since 2003. He was head coach for…

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