A true point guard will join the 2019 recruiting class for the Heat women’s basketball team as 5’5”, Lucija (Lucy) Faba, from Bishop Carroll High is the latest to sign on with coach Bobby Mitchell’s squad.
Heading to one of the largest multi-sport events in the world is Sam Charles and Antonella Lee, the two from UBCO will be on the staff headed to Naples, Italy this July for the 2019 FISU Summer Universiade.
It was a successful but tough second rugby 7s tournament as a member of the Canada West, the Heat women's squad were upended in their six matches over the weekend in Vancouver as the conference’s series of tournaments wrapped up.
After serving the past season as the interim head coach of the UBC Okanagan women’s basketball team, Bobby Mitchell has been named the continuing full time head coach of the Heat effective immediately.
The UBCO women's basketball player has been selected as the Sylvia Sweeney Award recipient by the Canada West Conference and she becomes the first Heat student-athlete to be honoured with one of the conference's three major awards.
For the fourth straight year, the Heat have placed at least one player on the All-Rookie team, this year Cam Vanderveen earned the nod as the Canada West announced its All-Stars and All-Rookie squad today prior to the conference semifinals.