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Special Olympics return to city in 2017

August
30
,
2016
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B.C. Special Olympics are headed back to Kamloops for a third time. Two officials with the provincial office of the Special Olympics approached Kamloops-North Thompson school board Monday night to request use of five district facilities for the...

Mini soccer season begins Labour Day

August
30
,
2016
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Kamloops Youth Soccer Association’s 170 small-sided teams will resume play on Labour Day, Sept. 5, and will play through the month of September, culminating in the Chopped Leaf-sponsored fall season Wind–Up Jamboree on the Sept. 24-25...

Women's U.S. tour continues

August
29
,
2016
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TRU women’s volleyball team kicked off a U.S. tour Sunday, Aug 28. The WolfPack scrimmaged and then played an exhibition match against Seattle University Redhawks (NCAA Div. I). The Redhawks have been practicing for over a month in...

'Malfunction in box' leads to defeat

August
29
,
2016
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The exhibition campaign is over for the WolfPack women’s soccer team. WolfPack played their second preseason match of the weekend in Edmonton on Sunday, Aug. 28, and fell to the host MacEwan University Griffins, 2-0. The Griffins scored...

UBC comes back to take season opener

August
28
,
2016
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TRU WolfPack men’s soccer team kicked off its 2016 Canada West season at home at Hillside Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 27, losing to UBC Thunderbirds 2-1. The Thunderbirds are the defending Canada West champs and bronze medal winners at the CIS...

Women drop exhibition match

August
27
,
2016
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TRU WolfPack women’s volleyball kicked off their 2016 exhibition season Friday, Aug. 26, in Burnaby. The WolfPack, who have only practiced as a team for less than a week fell to the host SFU Clan (NCAA Div II) 3-1 in Burnaby. The scores...

Action starts early with exhibition matches

August
25
,
2016
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WolfPack women’s volleyball team is getting into game action a little earlier this year. Following the team's .500 performance and a berth in the Canada West playoffs in 2015-16, head coach Chad Grimm has his team off to play some...

Women's team bound for Alberta

August
25
,
2016
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TRU WolfPack women’s soccer team’s abbreviated pre season comes to a close this weekend, Aug 28-29.  The WolfPack travel to Edmonton, Alberta to partake in a three-team exhibition tournament hosted by MacEwan University Griffins....

Season openers face tough teams

August
25
,
2016
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Nothing like testing yourself against the best right off the bat.   That is the philosophy TRU WolfPack men’s soccer team is taking as they open their third season in the Canada West Athletics Conference. The WolfPack entertain the...

'I just knew I had to give it everything I had'

August
23
,
2016
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With her astonishing comeback in Olympic mountain biking, Catharine Pendrel went beyond medal territory to capture the hearts of her community, an accomplishment that showed when she arrived at Kamloops Airport Tuesday. “I think that was...