Jordan Korol, a Philosophy, Politics and Economics major and women’s basketball record setter, and Mike Mitchell a trail-blazing cross country runner and Engineering student, receive the top award for graduating players at UBCO.
Despite the cancellation of the 29th annual UBCO Heat Varsity Athletic Awards Celebration, the Department of Athletics is proud to announce the finalists for its major awards, with the pronouncement of award winners to follow in the days ahead.
Three players hit double digits in kills for the UBC Okanagan Heat as they closed out their season with a 3-1 win (25-18, 24-26, 25-22, 25-23) over the Calgary Dinos on Saturday afternoon at the Jack Simpson Gym.
In front of a packed crowd of young club volleyball players and alumni, the University of Calgary Dinos defensive stamina came out on top in a four-set seniors’ day match against the UBC Okanagan Heat Saturday afternoon in the Jack Simpson Gym (25-19, 17-25, 25-20, 25-14).
Max Heppell’s streak of consecutive matches with double digits in kills comes to an end for UBCO, as fifth-year senior Mitchell Higgin was unstoppable for the University of Calgary leading his Dinos men's volleyball team over the visiting Heat squad.
The Heat volleyball teams will wrap up the Canada West regular season this week at the U of C.
For the women, every set will be crucial to win and for the men, it will be one more chance at knocking off a ranked opponent.