How Alex Carson is using his CEBL experience to prepare for the AUS

HALIFAX, NS – This past summer, Alex Carson took his first step into professional basketball with the Edmonton Stingers of the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL), but he didn’t have to do it alone. After months apart following his graduation, the move to the Stingers offered Carson an opportunity to reunite with former Tigers teammate Sascha Kappos. Having played in Florida, Halifax, Edmonton and Greece, Kappos … Continue reading How Alex Carson is using his CEBL experience to prepare for the AUS

The Kickabout: 4 takeaways from Week 3 in CanWest

Vancouver, BC – Another seven days are in the books, and another weekend of Canada West men’s and women’s soccer is in the past. While the 2019 U SPORTS Women’s National Champion UBC Thunderbirds had an off-week, most other schools were back in action as they continued their chase for a positive start to the season.  Let’s go for a kickabout around Canada West.  WSOC: … Continue reading The Kickabout: 4 takeaways from Week 3 in CanWest

UBC women’s rugby starts strong, defeat UVic in season opener

Vancouver, BC – It was a return to action worth remembering for the UBC women’s rugby squad in Victoria, the Thunderbirds taking on the Vikes in their season opener. With the team heavily favoured to take the Canada West crown yet again, UBC showed off exactly why.  It was Madison Gold that got the action kicked off for the Thunderbirds, scoring the first try of … Continue reading UBC women’s rugby starts strong, defeat UVic in season opener