Mark Janzen, Assistant Sports Information Director
December 18, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – The Trinity Western men's volleyball team bolstered its stock on the left side for years to come as coach Ben Josephson officially announced the signing of Ben Lieuwen (Abbotsford, B.C.) and Braden Heppell (Langley) Wednesday.
December 17, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – Trinity Western's track and field team took an impressive leap forward in the pole vault pit as Laurier Primeau officially announced the signing of national youth champion and defending OFSAA (Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations) gold medalist Emma Li (Markham, Ont.) Wednesday.
Scott Stewart, Sports Information Director
December 17, 2013, OCEANSIDE, California (ISN) – The Trinity Western Spartans men's basketball team kicked off their three game southern California holiday tour Tuesday night with a 94-71 loss to No. 8 Cal State San Marcos at the CSUSM Holiday Classic Tournament at Mira Costa College in Oceanside, California Tuesday evening.
December 13, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – The Trinity Western men's hockey team will embark upon its first ministry and humanitarian trip abroad under coach Barret Kropf, as the Spartans, in conjunction with Athletes in Action, will visit Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia over 11 days from December 25 to January 4.
December 9, 2013, RICHMOND, British Columbia (ISN) – Trinity Western second-year student-athlete Nathan George (Coquitlam, B.C.) was named the 2013 BC Athletics Junior Track & Field Athlete of the Year at the BC Athletics Annual Awards Banquet Saturday at the Hilton Vancouver Airport Hotel.
December 6, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – Trinity Western track and field coach Laurier Primeau added a major piece to the Spartans long jumping and hurdling future as he officially announced the signing of Canadian national youth long jump champion Andrew de Visser (Vancouver) Friday.
December 4, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – The defending Canada West champion Trinity Western women's cross country team will add a veteran athlete with a winning pedigree to its team this spring as Spartans coach Laurier Primeau announced the signing of two-time 3A Washington State High School champion Michelle Schubert (Yakima, Wash.) Wednesday.
December 4, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – Trinity Western first-year student-athlete Regan Yee (South Hazelton, B.C.) and second-year Joel de Schiffart (Nanaimo, B.C.) were both named 2013 BC Athletics Junior Cross Country Runners of the Year while de Schiffart was also named BC Athletics Junior Road Runner of the Year.
December 4, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – Trinity Western women's basketball coach Cheryl Jean-Paul officially announced the signing of 6-foot post/wing Tessa Ratzlaff (Aldergrove, B.C.) of MEI Secondary Wednesday.
November 30, 2013, WINNIPEG (ISN) – After losing the first two sets by two points each, the No. 5 Trinity Western women's volleyball team rallied in a big way as the Spartans stormed back to beat No. 4 Manitoba 3-2 (23-25, 25-27, 25-20, 25-21, 20-18) Saturday at Investors Group Athletic Centre.
By: Scott Stewart, TWU Athletics
November 30, 2013, LANGLEY (ISN) – The No. 3 University of Victoria Vikes had a solid second game to earn a weekend split with a 85-59 victory over the Trinity Western University Spartans Saturday night in Canada West men's basketball action at the Langley Events Centre in Langley, B.C.
November 30, 2013, VANCOUVER (ISN) – Second-year Trinity Western runner Joel De Schiffart (Nanaimo, B.C.) finished fourth overall in the junior men’s race at the Canadian National Cross Country Championships as he led a Spartans contingent that had four athletes finish in the top 20 of their respective races Saturday at Jericho Beach.
November 30, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – The Trinity Western women's basketball team once again was step for step with visiting Victoria, but similar to Friday's contest, the Vikes pulled away over the final 10 minutes to earn a 65-58 win Saturday afternoon at the Langley Events Centre.
Mark Janzen, TWU Athletics
November 29, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – The University of Victoria men's basketball team suffered their first loss of the season, Nov. 29 against the Trinity Western Spartans. A last-minute three-pointer by Toronto native Mark Perrin, proved to be the difference for the Vikes, who drop to 8-1.
November 29, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – Led by Mark Perrin (Toronto), who had 18 points and a number of clutch 3-pointers, the Trinity Western men's basketball team upset No. 3 Victoria 60-57 Friday at the Langley Events Centre.
November 29, 2013, WINNIPEG (ISN) – The No. 2 Trinity Western Spartans were impressive in their straight set men's volleyball road victory against the No. 6 Manitoba Bisons Friday night at Investors Group Athletic Centre on the U of Manitoba campus in Winnipeg.