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WOLFPACK WOMEN’S BASKETBALL WITH HUGE WEEKEND ON ROAD

  Posted on: February 7, 2013

With playoff positioning hanging in the balance, the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack have another important weekend in the Canada West women’s basketball league. The ‘Pack (14-5) are visiting the top team in the Pacific Division right now in the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades (15-3) for games on Friday and Saturday (Feb 8-9). “They…

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Diane Schuetze Named CIS Athlete of the Week

  Posted on: February 6, 2013

  OTTAWA (CIS) – Basketball players Diane Schuetze from Thompson Rivers University and Matt Forbes from the University of Saskatchewan are the CIS female and male athletes of the week for the period ending Feb. 3, 2013.   Schuetze, a fifth-year tourism student from Vernon, B.C., averaged 25.5 points and 15 rebounds per game as…

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SCHUETZE NAMED CANADA WEST ATHLETE AGAIN/WBB NOTED IN CIS TOP 10

  Posted on: February 5, 2013

Tuesday, February 5 th has been a great day for the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s basketball team. The team and one of its top players have been recognized by the Canada West and the CIS. Diane Schuetze (5th year, post, Vernon, BC) has been named the Canada West Female Athlete of the Week for…

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Sports Task Force Awards (Feb 2-3, 2013)

  Posted on: February 4, 2013

Nick Balazs of the WolfPack men’s volleyball team was just one of a number of athletes to receive a bursary or scholarship through the WolfPack Sports Task force. They were recognized during the TRU volleyball matches against Mount Royal on February 2nd and 3 rd. Balazs received the IRL Lease Award from Alanna Wiens. Morgan…

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Seniors Honoured As WolfPack Drops Spartans (KDN article Feb 2, 2013)

  Posted on: February 2, 2013

Posted with Permission of the Kamloops Daily News By MARK HUNTER Daily News Sports Reporter Jorri Duxbury made the play of the game for the TRU WolfPack women’s basketball team Friday, and she did it by throwing the ball away. With the outcome of last night’s Canada West contest sealed – the WolfPack beat the…

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WOLFPACK WOMEN’S BASKETBALL CLOSES OUT HOME SCHEDULE WITH VICTORY

  Posted on: February 2, 2013

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack have wrapped up the home portion of their 2012-13 Canada West women’s basketball regular season with a victory. The WolfPack swept a weekend series with the Trinity Western University Spartans 72-60 Friday night (Feb 1) at the Tournament Capital Centre.  Thompson Rivers moved to 14 and 5 on the season…

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WOLFPACK RALLY FROM SECOND HALF DEFICIT TO DOWN SPARTANS

  Posted on: February 1, 2013

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack rallied from a one point half time deficit to down the Trinity Western University Spartans 81-72 in Canada West women’s basketball action at the Tournament Capital Centre on Thursday (Jan 31). The WolfPack (13-5) looked like they were going to run away with things after leading 28-15 after the first…

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WolfPack Athletes Out In Force For Wendy’s Dreamlift 2013

  Posted on: January 31, 2013

January 30 th was the 19th annual Wendy’s Dreamlift. The Thompson Rivers Univeristy WolfPack athletes were out in force helping out. 148 athletes, coaches and staff volunteered with the effort for a fifth year. Proceeds from sales and staff wages go to the Sunshine Dreams Foundation. They take Interior children with life threatening diseases or…

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