by Sgt. Harry Schamhart
December 18, 2013, Victoria (ISN) - Vikes Camps is proud to offer a two day power skating and skill development hockey camp for boys and girls ages 7-10. Groups will be split into traditional levels of novice(7/8) and atom(9/10).
By Ali Lee, Vikes Communications
December 8, 2013, NEW DELHI - It has been a long road for third-year Vike Brenden Bissett who is currently two-games deep with team Canada in the 16-game Hero Hockey Junior World Cup hosted at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi, India.
By: Vikes Communications
December 7, 2013, VICTORIA (ISN) - University of Victoria Vikes alumna Mackenzie Downing was honoured Saturday, Dec. 7 as she was inducted into the University of Victoria's swimming Platinum Circle of Excellence during the eleventh annual Christmas Cracker swim meet at Saanich Commonwealth Place. Mackenzie is among the all time Vike leaders with seventeen CIS medals in her UVic career.
By: James Nielsen, Vikes Communications
December 4, 2013 Victoria (ISN) - The University of Victoria Vikes men and women's cross-country teams will once again head up their annual Christmas tree fundraiser at Centennial Stadium, Dec. 1-23, with proceeds from the sales benefitting UVic's cross-country and track programs.
By: James Nielsen, Vikes Communications
December 4, 2013, Victoria (ISN) – The University of Victoria Vikes swim teams will return to the pool for their final competition of the 2013 calendar year at the eleventh annual PCS Christmas Cracker Invitational SC Swim meet, December 6-8, at Saanich Commonwealth Place.
December 3, 2013, Victoria (ISN) - The Academy hosted Cowichan Saturday in the only match for the club, losing 24-5. We have three games this Saturday, before heading into the Christmas break.
December 2, 2013, VICTORIA (ISN) – A small contingent of University of Victoria Vikes cross-country members headed to Vancouver, B.C. to compete in the National Cross-country Championships, Nov. 30 at Jericho Beach Park. The championships are the final cross-country event that UVic runners will compete in this year.
James Nielsen, Communications Assistant
December 2, 2013, VICTORIA (ISN) - Upcoming games & special events for the University of Victoria Vikes varsity teams for the week of Dec. 2 -Dec. 6, 2013. All times listed in PST.
December 1, 2013, Vancouver (ISN) - Last weekend, the University of Victoria captured their first win of the 2013/14 B.C. Intercollegiate Hockey League season with a dramatic come-from-behind effort against first place Selkirk College.
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, 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.
By: James Nielsen, Vikes Communications, Photos by Erich Eichhorn
November 29, 2013, Victoria (ISN) - The University of Victoria Vikes men's rugby squad played host to the 2013 Barnard Cup, facing rival James Bay Athletic Association Nov.29, under the lights at Centennial Stadium.
November 29, 2013, LANGLEY, British Columbia (ISN) – The Trinity Western women's basketball team hung with Victoria for much of Friday's contest, but a 9-0 mid-fourth quarter run from the Vikes proved to be the difference as the Spartans lost 73-66 at the Langley Events Centre.
November 29, 2013, VICTORIA (ISN) – The University of Victoria Vikes Varsity Council has announced their November 2013 winners for Original Joe's athletes and team of the month. All winners will be presented a gift certificate to the Victoria-based Original Joe's Restaurant and Bar.