UBCO Heat

Heat player evades a tackle. Photo: Dan Kinvig

UBC Okanagan unable to snag a win in Abbotsford rugby tournament

The Heat look to build off games against tough competition.

Heat player evades a tackle. Photo: Dan Kinvig
UBC Okanagan’s Berrios finishes historic career

UBC Okanagan’s Berrios finishes historic career

Aldrich Berrios played his last game for the Heat Jan. 26

UBC Okanagan’s Berrios finishes historic career
UBC Okanagan athletic director wants to meld programs with community

UBC Okanagan athletic director wants to meld programs with community

Tom Huisman sees the beneficial connections between UBCO and local sports programs

UBC Okanagan athletic director wants to meld programs with community
UBCO Heat men’s and women’s basketball squads bounce over MacEwan

UBCO Heat men’s and women’s basketball squads bounce over MacEwan

The women got their first win of the season, while the men keep their playoff hopes alive

UBCO Heat men’s and women’s basketball squads bounce over MacEwan
A Kamloops Blazers’ players trash talks Nolan Foote during the Rockets win over the Blazers on Dec. 29. Photo: Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze

Kelowna sports in 90

Sports update from Mackenzie Britton

A Kamloops Blazers’ players trash talks Nolan Foote during the Rockets win over the Blazers on Dec. 29. Photo: Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze
Erik Gardiner celebrates a goal against the Tri-City Americans. Photo: Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze

Updates in the Kelowna sports world

Rockets, Canada Games, Sun and more updates

Erik Gardiner celebrates a goal against the Tri-City Americans. Photo: Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze
Emily Instant of Coquitlam will join Heat in 2019. Photo: UBCO website.

UBCO basketball brings in 6’3 Coquitlam player

Emily Instant will join UBCO in 2019

Emily Instant of Coquitlam will join Heat in 2019. Photo: UBCO website.
Veronika Fagan races during the UBC Okanagan Invitational at Mission Creek Regional Park in Kelowna on Sept. 29, 2018. Fagan, a fourth-year nursing student, was the top female Heat in the race, finishing first in the team’s first U SPORTS race they hosted. (Greystoke Photo)

Kelowna close-up: The making of a great cross country runner

UBC Okanagan nursing student has become a national class runner

  • Nov 8, 2018
Veronika Fagan races during the UBC Okanagan Invitational at Mission Creek Regional Park in Kelowna on Sept. 29, 2018. Fagan, a fourth-year nursing student, was the top female Heat in the race, finishing first in the team’s first U SPORTS race they hosted. (Greystoke Photo)
Jeevin Kang will be one of the leaders on this year’s version of the Heat men’s soccer team. -Image: Heat Athletics

Heat make final tune up for Canada West season

UBC Okanagan will host a pair of exhibition games this weekend at Nonis Field

  • Aug 16, 2018
Jeevin Kang will be one of the leaders on this year’s version of the Heat men’s soccer team. -Image: Heat Athletics
Australian-born Matthew Aubrey led the Canada West in kills by a rookie in 2016-17.                                -Image: Contributed

Aubrey adds size, experience to UBCO Heat

Former University of Regina outside hitter joins Canada West program in Kelowna

  • Aug 6, 2018
Australian-born Matthew Aubrey led the Canada West in kills by a rookie in 2016-17.                                -Image: Contributed
Martina Mason played two years in the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) with Bellevue College.                                -Image: Vancouver Sports Photography

Point guard to join Heat, via Quest U

Martina Mason, from Washington,

  • Jul 19, 2018
Martina Mason played two years in the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC) with Bellevue College.                                -Image: Vancouver Sports Photography
Heat recruit Leon Schenker averaged 25 points per game in his senior season with the Vernon Panthers. -Image: Contributed

Vernon guard joins Heat for 2018-19 season

Two-time Vernon Panthers MVP Leon Schenker is among UBCO basketball’s new recruits

  • Jul 10, 2018
Heat recruit Leon Schenker averaged 25 points per game in his senior season with the Vernon Panthers. -Image: Contributed
The UBC Okanagan Heat volleyball squads will play their 2018 home openers Oct. 26 against Trinity Western.                                -Image: Greystoke Photography

Heat launches 2018-19 volleyball season in Edmonton

The UBC Okanagan men and women are on the road Oct. 19 and 20 to take on Grant MacEwan

  • Jun 27, 2018
The UBC Okanagan Heat volleyball squads will play their 2018 home openers Oct. 26 against Trinity Western.                                -Image: Greystoke Photography
-Image: Greystoke Photography

Heat men kick off season at home, UBCO women in P.G.

Heat soccer teams look forward to Canada West soccer season

  • Jun 21, 2018
-Image: Greystoke Photography
Claudia Corniel led the PACWEST in digs last season and was a conference all-star.                                -Image: Randy Vanderveen

Collegiate all-star transfers talents to Heat

Douglas College captain and libero Claudia Corneil will play Canada West next season at UBCO

  • May 28, 2018
Claudia Corniel led the PACWEST in digs last season and was a conference all-star.                                -Image: Randy Vanderveen
Kelowna’s Aidan Lea will spend the summer with the national women’s volleyball program.                                -Image: Greystoke Photography

Lea named to national senior women’s team

UBC Okanagan Heat middle blocker Aidan Lea earns one of 24 spots with Canada’s program

  • May 14, 2018
Kelowna’s Aidan Lea will spend the summer with the national women’s volleyball program.                                -Image: Greystoke Photography

Midfielder Romero to join Heat men’s soccer

“I am excited to come to UBCO and experience both the academic and athletic opportunities offered.”

  • May 11, 2018
Fraser Heights product Amanda Pearson will join the UBC Okanagan women’s hoops program this fall. -Image: Contributed

Surrey product brings size to Heat roster

The 6-foot-1 Amanda Pearson should help alleviate some of UBCO’s rebounding woes

  • Apr 27, 2018
Fraser Heights product Amanda Pearson will join the UBC Okanagan women’s hoops program this fall. -Image: Contributed
Bussard to bring left-side power to Heat

Bussard to bring left-side power to Heat

Jade Bussard to join UBCO women’s volleyball squad for 2018-19 Canada West season

  • Apr 23, 2018
Bussard to bring left-side power to Heat
UBCO midfilders Erica Lampert and Andrea Stinson to play this summer in the WPSL.                                -Image: Ken Reid/Greystoke Photography

Heat duo to play in women’s premier league

Soccer’s Erica Lampert and Andrea Stinson will suit up for TSS FC Rovers this season

  • Apr 16, 2018
UBCO midfilders Erica Lampert and Andrea Stinson to play this summer in the WPSL.                                -Image: Ken Reid/Greystoke Photography