Posts Tagged ‘mvb2011-12’

Heat grab former PACWEST rookie of the year

June 1, 2012 | Filed under: News Feed (goheat.ca), Volleyball (M) | Tags: ,

Brouwer was the 2011 BCCAA (now PACWEST) rookie of the year.

Looking to increase depth and flexibility in his roster UBC Okanagan men’s volleyball head coach Greg Poitras has brought in one time rival Rylan Brouwer, a 6’3” left side to play for the Heat. A volleyball player transferring from Vancouver Island University to UBC’s Okanagan campus two or three years ago would have sent waves [...]

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Speijer will represent Canada in men’s volleyball

May 16, 2012 | Filed under: News Feed (goheat.ca), Volleyball (M) | Tags:

Nate Speijer #12

After an extremely successful season in Canada West, Nate Speijer continues his superb year on the volleyball court as he was selected to represent Canada on the national senior men’s B team. “It is unbelievable. I’ve been thinking about it; right now I’m on a bus with the best players in the nation – all [...]

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Middle from Cochrane joins the Heat

May 15, 2012 | Filed under: News Feed (goheat.ca), Volleyball (M) | Tags: ,

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Heat head coach Greg Poitras looks to continue to build upon his men’s volleyball team’s excellent first season by adding another quality recruit as he gets Josh Harvey from Alberta to commit to the Heat for the fall. Harvey is a six foot six middle blocker who will graduate from Cochrane High in June; he [...]

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From the Capital News: Speijer, Wayling land Heat's top awards

April 4, 2012 | Filed under: News Feed (goheat.ca), Volleyball (M), Volleyball (W) | Tags: , , ,

Nate Spiejer (left) and Kendra Wayling are UBC Okanagan's student athletes of the year for 2011-12 Contributed

By Warren Henderson - Kelowna Capital News
Like so many of their peers in the UBC Okanagan varsity athletics program, Nate Speijer and Kendra Wayling thoroughly embraced the chance to compete at the Canadian Interuniversity Sport level for the first time.

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Nate Speijer UBC Okanagan Male Athlete of the Year

April 3, 2012 | Filed under: Basketball (M), Golf, News Feed (goheat.ca), Soccer (M), Volleyball (M) | Tags: , , , ,

Top athlete at UBC Okanagan

Nate Speijer parlayed his Canada West All-Star and his team's improbable run to the playoffs in their first sojourn in the CIS into the institution’s highest athletic honour. In his fourth year of competition for the Heat, this power hitter finished the season 5th in the country in kills per set, 6th in the country [...]

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4th Annual UBC Okanagan Heat Athletic Awards Banquet

April 3, 2012 | Filed under: Basketball (M), Basketball (W), Cross Country, General, Golf, News Feed (goheat.ca), Rugby, Soccer (M), Soccer (W), Volleyball (M), Volleyball (W) | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

UBC Okanagan Heat 4th Annual Awards Ceremony

Click here for the photo gallery.  Heat Team Awards Sport Category Name The following team awards were selected by the coaches: Men’s Soccer Coaches’ Award for Consistent Hard Work & Dedication Dustin Luck   Coaches’ Award for Consistent Hard Work & Dedication Thomas Simkins   Most Valuable Player Spencer Brown Women’s Soccer Rookie of the [...]

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A CHBC Video - Top athletes chose UBCO

March 29, 2012 | Filed under: Basketball (M), Basketball (W), Cross Country, Golf, News Feed (goheat.ca), Rugby, Soccer (M), Soccer (W), Volleyball (M), Volleyball (W) | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

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Evening News - Top athletes chose UBC Okanagan
UBC Okanagan is moving closer to its goal of becoming a sports powerhouse in university sports.
Read it on Global News: Top athletes chose UBCO - Evening News - Videos | CHBC News
http://www.chbcnews.ca/

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Athletics Scholarship Breakfast raises funds for student athletes

March 29, 2012 | Filed under: Basketball (M), Basketball (W), Cross Country, General, Golf, News Feed (goheat.ca), Rugby, Soccer (M), Soccer (W), Volleyball (M), Volleyball (W) | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

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Preston Tucker is BC's 2011 College Athlete of the Year

March 15, 2012 | Filed under: News Feed (goheat.ca), Volleyball (M) | Tags: ,

College Athlete of the Year, Preston Tucker presented by KidSport

Sport BC honoured the best of BC’s sport community March 8th at the River Rock Show Theatre at Sport BC’s 46th Annual Athlete of the Year Awards, presented by TELUS. Athletes, coaches, and officials from across the province were recognized with awards from 17 distinct categories, celebrating the recipients’ achievements over the past year and [...]

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Preston Tucker honoured as the SportBC College Athlete of the Year for 2011

March 9, 2012 | Filed under: News Feed (goheat.ca), Volleyball (M) | Tags:

Preston Tucker - BCCAA Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to all of the winners in the 46th Annual Athlete of the Year Awards – presented by TELUS!
Preston Tucker dominated this year, racking up almost every award there is to win. Captain of the UBC Okanagan Men’s Volleyball team, Tucker was not only named National Men’s Volleyball Player of the Year by the Canadian College Athletic Association (CCAA), but he was also named National Player of the Year across all sports. His other awards include CCAA National All-Canadian, CCAA National Tournament All-Star, BC College Athlete Association (BCCAA) Player of the Year, BCCAA First Team All-Star, BCCAA Tournament All-Star, BCCAA Athlete of the Week, and UBC Okanagan Student-Athlete of the Year. Tucker led his team to the best league record in the BCCAA.

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