Vikes To Host 2022 U SPORTS Women’s Rugby 15s National Championship

Earlier this morning, it was announced that the University of Victoria Vikes earned the right to host the U SPORTS women's rugby 15s national championship in the fall of 2022. "We are very excited to be hosting the 2022 U SPORTS women's rugby championships and...

Global locations confirmed for World Rowing’s Coastal and Indoor Championships

The World Rowing Federation, FISA, is pleased to announce the cities and member federations that will host the 2022, 2023 and 2024 World Rowing Indoor Championships and the 2022 and 2023 World Rowing Coastal Championships and Beach Sprint Finals. The cities of Hamburg (GER), Toronto...

Senior Men’s Team Training to Resume July 6

Volleyball Canada’s men’s indoor training centre in Gatineau, Quebec, will open for senior team training on July 6. "After careful consideration and in accordance with local regulations, we are holding group training sessions at the Centre Sportif de Gatineau,” said Julien Boucher, Volleyball Canada’s Indoor...

Volleyball Canada’s 2020 Youth and Junior Team Virtual Training Invitees

Volleyball Canada is pleased to announce the rosters for Team Canada’s 2020 U20 Women, U19 Men and U21 Men virtual training groups. Team Canada has prepared the program to further connect, educate, and continue the development of the selected athletes as Canada looks towards World...

Local multi-sport athlete Sylvi Jenner makes her verbal commitment to play lacrosse at St. Bonaventure

Local multi-sport athlete Sylvi Jenner makes her verbal commitment to play lacrosse at St. Bonaventure in Upstate New York. As a member of Team BC Womens Field and Box Provincial Teams, Claremont Lacrosse and Basketball programs, Pac Rim Field Lacrosse and Saanich Box Lacrosse...

2020 U SPORTS Honours Awards

Legendary U SPORTS coaches Dave Smart of Carleton and Patrick Nearing of Dalhousie, veteran New Brunswick reporter Bruce Hallihan and Paralympian swimmer Elisabeth Walker-Young of Brock were honoured Tuesday as the winners of the 2020 U SPORTS Honours Awards for their contributions to university...

UVic Josh Kozelj Awarded The U SPORTS Correspondent of the Year Award

It was announced this morning that Josh Kozelj from the University of Victoria Vikes cross country and track program was the recipient of the U SPORTS Correspondent of the Year Award presented by The Globe and Mail. Read the U SPORTS release here. "When I got the...

Johnson, Rabb, Kozelj take home U SPORTS student media awards

Student-journalists Matt Johnson, Jack Rabb and Josh Kozelj were recognized by U SPORTS on Tuesday for their dedication to telling the stories of Canadian university sport and exceptional work over the course of the 2019-20 season. Johnson takes home the inaugural Peter Watts Memorial Grant...

WHL Clubs Select 25 Players from Eight Nations in 2020 CHL Import Draft

The Western Hockey League announced today that 25 players have been selected from eight different nations by WHL Clubs as the 2020 CHL Import Draft was completed. The two-round draft took place online with the order of selection rotating through each of the CHL’s three...

Another PGA Tour Players Test Positive For COVID Prior To Rocket Mortgage Classic

As part of the PGA TOUR’s pre-tournament screening process this week at the Rocket Mortgage Classic, TOUR player Chad Campbell tested positive for COVID-19 and has been withdrawn from the event (he was the first alternate). Campbell, who last competed at the Charles Schwab Challenge,...

Lee brothers, Johnson and Sloan named to NextGen program

Four wrestlers that help form the core of a University of Saskatchewan Huskie wrestling program that saw second place finishes from both their men's and women's teams at the U SPORTS National Championships last season have been recognized by Wrestling Canada. Carson Lee, Hunter Lee,...

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