Island MVP commits to WolfPack

  Posted on: May 8, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS – First team all-star and Island MVP Chris Vanderweide will suit up with the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack’s men’s basketball team this fall. The 6’6″ power forward, who helped his Ladysmith Secondary team to second place at the AA provincials this year and will be enrolled in first-year Arts courses at…

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WolfPack's Winning Ways Continue On Diamond

  Posted on: May 5, 2006

By Daily News Sports Reporter The TRU WolfPack moved to 17-5 with a pair of Canadian Colleges Baseball Conference victories on Thursday at NorBrock Stadium. The WolfPack swept its competition, winning the opener 8-1 over the Kwantlen Eagles and taking the second game 7-5 over the Malaspina Mariners. Mike Tomlinson allowed two hits and no…

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WolfPack chucker Paterson sets school record with 17-strikeout game

  Posted on: May 1, 2006

Daily News Sports Reporter The TRU WolfPack continued its winning ways in the Canadian Colleges Baseball Conference. TRU swept the Calgary Dinos in a doubleheader on Saturday at NorBrock Stadium, winning 5-4 and 3-1. On Sunday, the WolfPack trounced the Dinos 7-1 at NorBrock, and then fell 4-0 – the weekend’s only blemish. Still, the…

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Pack take three of four in Nanaimo

  Posted on: April 28, 2006

By MATTHEW STRADERSpecial to Kamloops This Week KAMLOOPS – The rivalry between the TRU WolfPack men’s baseball team and the Malaspina Mariners lived up to all the hype this past weekend in Nanaimo, and saw the WolfPack take three of four games, coming home with 9-3, 12-10, 9-0 victories and a 3-1 loss. Game 1…

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TRU volleyball flavour takes an inter-continental twist

  Posted on: April 28, 2006

By GEOFF MUELLERKamloops This Week Sports Reporter KAMLOOPS – TRU’s men’s volleyball team is going international for the 2006-2007 volleyball season as coaching staff make the final tweaks to an increasingly out-of-province WolfPack roster. After signing a three-year contract last week, head coach Patrick Hennelly says his irons in the fire have started to rise…

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Danish volleyball star commits to WolfPack

  Posted on: April 27, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS – Martin Korsbak, a 6’8″ middle from Fredericia, Denmark, who played on the Danish Junior National Team and has recently been chosen to the Danish Senior National Team, will suit up with the WolfPack’s men’s volleyball team this fall. WolfPack head coach Patrick Hennelly is excited about his new recruit. “Martin…

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TRU announces new head coach for WolfPack women's basketball

  Posted on: April 26, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS – Thompson Rivers University athletics director announced the hiring of a new women’s basketball head coach today. Scott Reeves, who holds a Bachelor of Human Kinetics degree from Trinity Western University, a Bachelor of Education degree from UBC and NCCP Level III certification, comes to the WolfPack with a wide range…

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Barrett renewed as head women's volleyball coach at TRU

  Posted on: April 26, 2006

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS-With today’s announcement of her appointment as head coach for the WolfPack women’s volleyball team, Carrie Barrett is looking forward to heading up the program for a seventh year. “I would like to thank my family, team, coaching staff, and members of the community for their support over the years,” said Barrett,…

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Flannigan looks to put some Seoul into game

  Posted on: April 25, 2006

By CHRIS JUREWICZDaily News Sports Reporter KAMLOOPS – Tim Flannigan has never been outside North America. In fact, the furthest Flannigan has travelled is to Boston. That will change, however, come Wednesday, when Flannigan flies from Prince George to Vancouver, then to Seoul, Korea. Flannigan, a 21-year-old setter with the TRU WolfPack men’s volleyball team,…

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Hennelly back with WolfPack

  Posted on: April 19, 2006

By CHRIS JUREWICZDaily News Sports Reporter KAMLOOPS – Pat Hennelly said in August 2005 that he was about to start an eight-month job interview. That was after he had been hired as head coach of the TRU men’s volleyball team for one season, or eight months. Well, it would appear that Hennelly impressed TRU over…

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