Three Heat individuals would take on the best runners in Canada and would stack up well against the top competition in their first U SPORTS national championship in cross country as all of the athletes battled strong winds in Kingston, Ont., at Fort Henry Hill.
Just six first quarter points put the UBC Okanagan women's basketball team in to a deep hole as the potent Lethbridge Pronghorns topple the Heat 75-53 on Friday night at the UBC Okanagan gymnasium. Rematch goes on Saturday at 5 p.m.
Competing in the U SPORTS championships for the first time in school history, three UBC Okanagan runners from the men's squad will represent the Heat in Kingston, ON this Saturday, in a race for national supremacy.
After four straight victories to open the season, the Heat will look to continue their momentum this weekend at home when the Lethbridge Pronghorns enter the Furnace. Friday night tip-off at 8 p.m. Saturday at 7 p.m.
Back to back weekends for basketball. The Heat stay at home this weekend hosting Lethbridge in basketball this Friday (6/8 pm) and Saturday (5/7 pm) night. Heat runners race at national championships on Saturday.
UBC Okanagan did not serve and pass as well on Saturday night as they did on Friday allowing the Winnipeg Wesmen to work a lot quicker dispatching the UBC Okanagan Heat 3-0 (25-16, 25-20, 25-20) in a Canada West conference match at the Duckworth Centre.
The UBC Okanagan Heat tried to take advantage of the No. 10 ranked Winnipeg Wesmen men's volleyball team long lay-off to capture their first win off the season but fell to a score of 3-2 (25-19, 25-23, 19-25, 20-25, 15-7) on Friday.
Friday night at 8 p.m. men's basketball team will look to continue their momentum coming off back-to-back wins in the opening weekend of conference play, when they host the Brandon Bobcats. The rematch will go Saturday at 7 p.m.
Basketball is back. It is time for UBCO to heat up the hardwood in Kelowna, this weekend the men's and women's basketball teams will open their Canada West season on Friday night when they host the Brandon Bobcats. The women tip-off first at 6 p.m. on Friday. The rematch starts at 5 p.m. on Saturday.
The Heat men’s basketball team held off Trinity Western on Saturday night at the Langley Events Centre in Langley, B.C. finishing with a 97-88 win over their host Spartans team for their first 2-0 start to a season in Canada West.