TRU Hoopster Plays in UK

  Posted on: September 19, 2005

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS-Star basketball player Skye Buck, who was named BCCAA Player of the Year in 2004, when he was also named a CCAA Tournament Championship 1st team All-Star, and a CCAA All-Canadian, is shooting hoops for the Essex and Hertz Leopards basketball team, which competes in the English Basketball League (EBL). “To find…

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Former CIS Coach of the Year to lead WolfPack women's basketball

  Posted on: July 28, 2005

By BRONWEN SCOTT KAMLOOPS – One of Canada’s most experienced basketball coaches, whose credentials include a CIS Coach of the Year award, will lead the TRU women’s basketball program into its first year of CIS competition this fall. Ken Olynyk, TRU Director of Athletics, has decided he will return to the hardwood for one season,…

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TRU Signs Men's Volleyball Coach

  Posted on: July 26, 2005

By BRONWEN SCOTT July 26 2005 KAMLOOPS – Patrick Hennelly, currently first assistant coach at Northern Arizona University, will be the WolfPack’s men’s volleyball head coach, TRU Athletics Director Ken Olynyk announced today. Hennelly, who was born in Vancouver and raised in Winlaw, BC, will come to Kamloops the first week of August to prepare…

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TRU Sports Task Force Hosts 13th Annual Fundraiser

  Posted on: May 12, 2005

By BRONWEN SCOTT The Thompson Rivers University Sports Task Force, a group of 14 community members with a mandate to raise funds for scholarships for student athletes at TRU, will hold its annual golf fundraiser, the Big Kahuna/Mike Bartram Memorial Golf Tournament, on Friday June 3, 2005 at Rivershore Estates and Golf Links. The Sports…

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  Posted on: December 1, 2001

Game Stories – November 30 Women’s Basketball: WolfPack battle Clan KAMLOOPS – On a basketball roster 5’5″ doesn’t look that impressive, but then Simon Fraser University’s Lani Gibbons (5th-year, Salmon Arm, BC) drained four three-pointers in the first 10 minutes of the game and five feet and five inches appears to be the perfect height….

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