By Lachlan Kerr (Sports Information Assistant)
November 21, 2013, VANCOUVER (ISN) - The UBC Thunderbirds women's basketball team are back in their own gym this weekend as they welcome two Prairie opponents as the Manitoba Bisons and the Winnipeg Wesmen both roll into town.
By Lee Dorner (Sports Information Assistant)
November 21, 2013, VANCOUVER (ISN) – Men's basketball looking to halt a three-game losing streak, the UBC Thunderbirds will be back on home court this weekend to host a pair of Prairie Division opponents occupying opposite ends of the standings, as the 6-0 Winnipeg Wesmen and 1-5 Manitoba Bisons come to town.
November 19, 2013, VANCOUVER (ISN) – One of the biggest champions of university and high school athletes in British Columbia will have his turn in the spotlight at UBC on Friday, November 22.
November 19, 2013, EDMONTON (ISN) – Claiming 1st Star honours in Canada West this week are Royal Richardson and Joe Caligiuri. Richardson helped lead the Trinity Western Spartans to consecutive women's volleyball victories this past weekend, while Caligiuri, a goaltender provided back-to-back shutouts for the Manitoba Bisons men's hockey team.
By: Daniel Herrick, U of S Sports Information Student Assistant
November 16, 2013, Saskatoon (ISN) - University of Saskatchewan goalie Ryan Holfeld made 24 saves in a 3-0 shutout over the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds 3-0 Saturday night in Saskatoon's Rutherford Rink.
By Chelsea Craig (Sports Information Assistant)
November 16, 2013, VANCOUVER (ISN) – Hannah Heisler scored twice, including the game-winning goal on the power play at 14:38 of the third period, to give her No. 6-ranked UBC Thunderbirds women's hockey team a 3-2 win over the No. 8 University of Saskatchewan Huskies on Friday night in Vancouver.
By Daniel Herrick, Sports Information Assistant
November 13, 2013 (ISN) - The University of Saskatchewan volleyball teams hope to use home court advantage to climb up the Canada West conference standings against the University of British Columbia Okanagan Heat.
Courtesy of University of New Brunswick sports information
November 10, 2013, FREDERICTON (ISN) – Thanks to a three-goal outburst in the second half, the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds defeated the Laval Rouge et Or 3-1 in the gold-medal final of the CIS men's soccer tournament to repeat as national champions, Sunday afternoon at the BMO Field.
November 9, 2013, VANCOUVER (ISN) – The Trinity Western men's basketball team stifled the No. 10 UBC Thunderbirds defensively in the fourth quarter to earn a split in their weekend series, beating the 'Birds 73-66 on Saturday night at War Memorial Gym.
By tim Huebsch (Sports Information Assistant)
November 9, 2013, VANCOUVER (ISN) - The Mount Royal Cougars put an end to the UBC Thunderbirds' two-game winning streak Saturday afternoon by claiming a 2-0 win at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre in Vancouver.
November 8, 2013, FREDERICTON (ISN) – Freshman Charles Arsenault of Bonaventure, Que., scored the shootout winner as the Laval Rouge et Or advanced to the gold-medal final of the CIS men's soccer championship for the third time in program history thanks to a 1-0 semifinal victory over the tournament host New Brunswick Varsity Reds, Friday evening at the BMO field.
November 8, 2013, FREDERICTON (ISN) – Milad Mehrabi of Coquitlam, B.C., scored the game-winner in the 59th minute to lead the defending national champion University of British Columbia Thunderbirds to a 2-1 semifinal victory over the York Lions at the CIS men's soccer championship, Friday afternoon at the BMO Centre.
November 8, 2013, Fredericton, NB (ISN) - The UBC Thunderbirds are headed back to the CIS Championship final after defeating the York Lions 2-1 in the national semi-final Friday evening at BMO Field in Fredericton, NB.
By: James Nielsen, Vikes Communications
November 7, 2013, VICTORIA (ISN) - The University of Victoria Vikes men's rugby squad will be looking to rebound from their second loss of their CDI Premier League season as they face rival UBC Thunderbirds, Nov. 9 at Wallace Field in the first leg of the 43rd annual Wightman Boot series.
By Dan Elliott (Manager, Media Relations)
November 7, 2013, FREDERICTON (ISN) - The UBC Thunderbirds men's soccer team advanced to the semifinals of the CIS championship with a 1-0 victory over the Université de Montréal Carabins Thursday afternoon at BMO Field in Fredericton, New Brunswick. Canada West Rookie of the Year Sean Einarsson scored the game's lone goal in the 69th minute to help UBC continue its quest for a second straight national title.
November 7, 2013, FREDERICTON (ISN) – The York Lions were the first team to advance to the semifinal round at the CIS men's soccer championship as they cruised past the Saint Mary's Huskies 3-0 in the tournament opener at the BMO field, Thursday afternoon.