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Northwest Athlete Profile: Eli Pasquale

Eli Pasquale

NWSB Insider Dave B brings us another Northwest Athlete Profile of a hometown hero in Victoria. Eli Pasquale was a leader and a champion for Canada and the Univerisity of Victoria Vikings. At the height of just 6’1” tall, Eli Pasquale is the University of Victoria’s All-Time leading scorer; he was inducted to the Canadian Basketball Hall of Fame in 2003 and to the BC Sports Hall of Fame in 2004.

Thunderbirds stripped of season record

UBC Thunderbirds Logo

After an impressive 6-2 record in their 2011 season, the UBC Thunderbirds are instead chalking up an 0-8 finish. The unintentional administrative error was discovered by the athletic department during a standard year-end review.

UBC Thunderbirds start the season off with a bang…

Nathan Yu

It was supposed to be a year of rebuilding for UBC Basketball, the players lost to graduation would leave too big of a gap to fill. Gone are backcourt mates Josh Whyte and Alex Murphy, along with forward Brent Malish, the later two being five year staples at the Point Grey campus.

2011-2012 University of Victoria Vikings Men’s Basketball Preview

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CIS basketball is here and Richard Hodges weighs in with his 2011-2012 University of Victoria Vikings Men’s Basketball Preview. Great things are on the horizon for this talented young team.

UBC Football Team Prepared for Playoffs Following Final Week Upset

UBC Football

After years without playoff football on UBC’s campus the Thunderbirds are ready to make up for lost time, beginning with a season-long vendetta against the visiting Saskatchewan Huskies on Saturday.

The UVic Vikes at the House-Laughton men’s basketball tournament

UVIC basketball

UVIC mens basketball opened up play last weekend at the House-Laughton men’s basketball tournament. The pre-season tournament was the first test of head coach Craig Beacamp’s summer recruiting missions that saw nine new additions to the squad this year ahead of the start of the season November 4th.

UVic takes part in launch of Canadawest.tv

The Canada West Universities Athletic Association has partnered with Stretch Internet to launch Canadawest.tv…

UBC Thunderbirds Host the Maintoba Bisons in today’s Homecoming game

Homecoming football For UBC

Yes it’s that time of year again – Homecoming is upon is. They’ll be music, face painting, hot dogs and beer, along with the UBC Thunderbirds looking for revenge against the Manitoba Bisons

Nathan Yu Fills The Point For UBC

Nathan Yu

Our man with his finger on the pulse of the Northwest basketball scene Steve Lee reports on UBC point guard Nathan Yu and how he hopes to take the team to the CIS Final 8 in 2011…

Thunderbirds Win Homecoming Clash in Style

UBC Defeated Alberta 40-30 In CIS Football Action

Our man on the CIS sports beat Kevin Vanstone breaks down the thrilling UBC victory this past weekend at T-Bird Stadium over Alberta 40-30…

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