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For keeper Sabrina Gasparac’s super human efforts in the first half she was named the ‘Booster Juice’ Player of the Game.  (Photo by Rob Brown)

UBC Okanagan women’s soccer claim first ever provincial medal

UBC Okanagan has never won a medal in women’s soccer and the men’s team did capture a Western Canadian championship back in 1982 but provincial medals of any kind for the soccer program have not been easy to earn and this is why the accomplishment of this team is so significant. Playing in the bronze […]

Andrea Noppers scores her first goal of the season in provincial semi-final (Photo by Rob Brown)

Heartbreak in Shoot outs

UBC Okanagan saw an undefeated season come to the end today on the field in Newton at the BCCAA Provincial Championship semi final as the Heat fell to Langara Falcons 3-2 in penalty kicks. It was a shaky start for the Heat as the favorites definitely came out nervous and the Falcons were able to […]

Kennedy strikes again, another multi goal game for the Heat striker. (Photo by Rob Brown)

Kennedy named BCCAA‘s player of the year

Daily Courier Staff http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/stories_local_sports.php?id=306117 2010-10-29 Alexa Kennedy didn‘t want to be a one-year wonder. Motivated to show she could at least repeat her performance of a year ago in the B.C. Colleges‘ Athletics Association women‘s soccer league, Kennedy admits winning the scoring championship in 2009 put some added pressure on her. "That (scoring title) definitely […]

Keeper Sabrina Gasparic and the UBC Okanagan Heat will try to win a BCCAA soccer title this weekend in Surrey. (Rob Brown/Photowerx)

Heat women go for gold

Kelowna Capital News - Sports Published: October 28, 2010 6:00 PM http://www.bclocalnews.com/okanagan_similkameen/kelownacapitalnews/sports/106158153.html After posting the first unbeaten regular season in school history, the UBC Okanagan women’s soccer team will be looking for another first this weekend—a B.C. Colleges Athletics Association title. The Heat is at Kwantlen College in Surrey for the 2010 provincial championship. By […]

UBC Okanagan Heat Women's soccer head coach - Claire Paterson (Photo by Rob Brown)

Top seeded Heat headed back to BCCAA Championships

After finishing with an undefeated record of 10-0-2 in League Play and climbing to a  2nd in the National Rankings, the UBC Okanagan women’s soccer team are making the trip to Kwantlen Polytechnic University this weekend in Newton B.C., on a quest for Gold and the team’s first ever berth at a National Championships. Since […]

Alexa Kennedy

UBC Okanagan Women’s soccer team full of stars

The UBC Okanagan Women’ soccer team has been rewarded for its undefeated record by placing five players on the BCCAA Conference All-Star team and won the BCCAA Player of the year a tribute to the remarkable turnaround as there has never been more than two soccer all stars from the women’s team in any previous […]

UBC Okanagan women's golf team 2010 Provincial Champs (From L to R: Alana Kent and Jen Woods) Photo by Jerry Krogseth

Jen Woods named BCCAA Golfer of the Year as the women’s team repeat as Provincial Champs.

For the second straight year the UBC Okanagan Women’s Golf team finished the BCCAA golf season as the top female team in the province. The women’s team, led by Jen Woods whom finished a stellar campaign by capturing her third BCCAA tournament win in just four tournaments played. For her outstanding season Jen was the […]