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T-Birds picked to repeat in men's soccer

August
23
,
2016
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NEW WESTMINSTER – For the first time in conference history, the 2016 Canada West men’s soccer season kicks off in August. A trio of conference games are slated for opening day Wednesday, Aug. 24, as University of Winnipeg Wesmen...

City to greet Olympian's homecoming

August
22
,
2016
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Bronze medal winner Catharine Pendrel, returning to Kamloops from Rio Tuesday, Aug. 22, can expect some hometown fanfare for her Olympic mountain biking feat. Pendrel, who managed to claim third spot in women’s mountain biking Saturday...

B.C. athletes bring home half the metal

August
22
,
2016
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They had a home-team advantage, representing 40 percent of Team Canada, but B.C. athletes surpassed expectations even at that. Twelve athletes from B.C., including Catharine Pendrell of Kamloops, are bringing home eight of 22 Canadian medals from...

Huskies defeat WolfPack, 2-1

August
22
,
2016
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TRU WolfPack ended their Canada West men’s soccer pre-season with a strong effort but fell short against one of the league’s top squads.. The WolfPack lost 2-1 to University of Saskatchewan Huskies on Sunday, Aug. 21. The...

Pendrel takes mountain biking bronze

August
20
,
2016
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Kamloops cyclist Catharine Pendrel managed to earn a bronze medal in mountain biking Saturday in Rio, coming back from a crash early in the race. "At the beginning of the race with getting in a crash at the start and then my shifting stopped...

Wheeling his way to Rio

August
18
,
2016
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By NICHOLAS JOHANSEN Five and a half years ago, Tristan Smyth lay in a hospital bed, unable to walk. In less than a month he will be competing in the 1,500-metre and 4x400-metre wheelchair relay in Rio, representing Canada at the Paralympic Games...

WolfPack women drop close one

August
17
,
2016
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For 13 members of the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s soccer team, this was their baptism.  Soccer baptism, that is. The 13 made their university soccer debut in North Vancouver as the WolfPack opened their Canada West...

Team closes exhibition in win column

August
15
,
2016
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A strong second half propelled the TRU WolfPack onto a 4-0 shutout of the visiting UNBC Timberwolves in exhibition Canada West men’s soccer action. The match was played Monday, Aug 15, at Hillside Stadium in Kamloops. The result leaves John...

’Pack give up two late goals

August
14
,
2016
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TRU WolfPack have seen their 2016 exhibition men’s soccer record dip to .500. The WolfPack gave up a goal in the 90th minute and fell to the visiting Douglas College Royals (PACWEST) of New Westminster 3-2.  The game was played...

TRU beats McEwan, back in win column

August
14
,
2016
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Thompson Rivers University WolfPack men’s soccer team is back into the win column in exhibition play. Hosting their own tournament at Hillside Stadium, the ‘Pack moved to 2-1 on the season in Canada West preseason activity. They...