by Dan Elliott
March 11, 2014, Vancouver, BC (ISN) - The UBC Thunderbirds football program announced its recruiting class for 2014. The group includes 34 players, 27 of which hail from British Columbia.
March 2, 2014 (ISN) - Regina local cable company Access7 is doing Sunday's final (4 PM PST) live. Access7 will make the satellite uplink available for anybody who is interested.
February 26, 2014, EDMONTON (ISN) – Canada West scoring leader Tatiana Rafter becomes the first UBC Thunderbird to win the conference's Player of the Year award, while two members of the Saskatchewan Huskies have also won year-end awards.
by Michel Bélanger
February 25, 2014, OTTAWA (ISN) – The University of British Columbia Thunderbirds, already the most decorated program in CIS women's volleyball history with 10 national titles to its credit, hope to enter the record books once again this weekend as the first team to win seven straight banners in the sport.
February 25, 2014, EDMONTON (ISN) – With Canadian Interuniversity championships underway, the UBC Thunderbirds finished first in women's swimming competition and second on the men's side, led by this week's 1st Stars – rookie Erika Seltenreich-Hodgson and Coleman Allen.
by Tim Huebsch (Sports Information Assistant)
February 23, 2014, VANCOUVER (ISN) – The UBC Thunderbirds men's hockey team scored four power play goals to upset the Saskatchewan Huskies 6-4 in game 3 of their best-of-three Canada West quarter-final series on Sunday evening in Saskatoon.
by Cary Mellon
February 21, 2014, VANCOUVER, BC (ISN) - Facing the defending six-time CIS National Champions, the UBC Okanagan Heat women's volleyball team would give the UBC Thunderbirds everything they had, but newly-crowned Canada West MVP Lisa Barclay would take over and the Thunderbirds would hold off a late Heat rally in the fourth set to hand UBC Okanagan the 3-1 (25-17, 25-14, 22-25, 25-21) loss Friday night from War Memorial Gymnasium.
February 21, 2014, Vancouver (ISN) – The six-time defending CIS champion UBC Thunderbirds will be back at nationals again next week looking to make it a record seven-straight titles after conference MVP Lisa Barclay led them to a win over UBC Okanagan in the Canada West semifinals 3-1 (25-17, 25-14, 22-25, 25-21) on Friday night at War Memorial Gym.
February 19, 2014, EDMONTON (ISN) – Lisa Barclay is adding another honour to an already impressive resume of achievements. The fourth-year outside hitter of the UBC Thunderbirds has been named the Canada West women's volleyball Most Valuable Player.
by Daniel Herrick, Sports Information Assistant
February 19, 2014, Saskatchewan (ISN) - For the first time in history, the University of Saskatchewan Huskies will host in the Canada West postseason. The No. 10 ranked Huskies take on the No. 6 ranked University of British Columbia Thunderbirds in a Canada West best-of-three semifinal series this weekend in Saskatoon's Rutherford Rink.
by Shannon Pitt, UBC Athletics
February 15, 2014 (ISN) - After a decisive victory over the UBC Thunderbirds, February 14, the University of Victoria Vikes men’s basketball team headed to UBC’s War Memorial Gymnasium and once again proved why they are the No. 4 ranked team in the country, rolling to an 89-73 victory over the ‘Birds in the final game of their regular season.
by Ali Lee, Vikes Communications
February 14, 2014, VICTORIA (ISN) – All the pieces came together in the final home game for the University of Victoria Vikes women's basketball team who knocked off their mainland rivals and the CIS No. 9-ranked UBC Thunderbirds 85-73 on February 14 at McKinnon Gym.
by Lee Dorner (Sports Information Assistant)
February 13, 2014, VANCOUVER (ISN) – Sebastien Steigmeier led the Brandon Bobcats back from a 2-0 deficit to upset the UBC Thunderbirds in game one of their Canada West best-of-three quarter-final 3-2 (20-25, 20-25, 25-16, 25-22, 15-9) on Thursday night at War Memorial Gym.
by Don Wells
February 12, 2014, VANCOUVER (ISN) - The 2014 class of inductees into the UBC Sports Hall of Fame will be comprised of five of the most extraordinary athletes in the history of the varsity program, two of its most successful teams and the student-founder of the Thunderbirds women's ice hockey team.
February 11, 2014, VICTORIA (ISN) – The playoff picture will become a lot clearer following this weekend's final games of the Canada West regular season. The University of Victoria Vikes will split a home-and-home series with the No. 9-ranked UBC Thunderbirds for the chance to host the first round of playoffs.
by Kevin Ilomin (Sports Information Student - assistant)
February 9, 2014, VANCOUVER, BC (ISN) - Timely shots and defensive chops kept the UBC Okanagan Heat women's basketball hanging tough with the Thunderbirds through three quarters, but the Thunderbirds would pull away to a 68-55 win behind monster games from Harleen Sidhu and Kris Young on Saturday night in Vancouver.