Category: In the News

Jr. Heat Trio Commit to UBC Okanagan

Size is the theme for this year’s incoming class If anyone wondered if the Junior Heat volleyball club fulfilled its mandate, Heat head coach Steve Manuel could answer that in a heartbeat. This fall, three of the five new recruits Manuel has...

College of the Rockies Avalanche sign Rose Howard

College of the Rockies’ women’s Avalanche volleyball program has signed Rose Howard, a five ft. 9 in. outside hitter from Kelowna, B.C. Howard, a grade 12 student at Okanagan Mission Secondary school, began playing volleyball in grade five but did not...

SFU signs Sophie Lachapelle as part of the 2020 recruiting class

BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University volleyball head coach Gina Schmidt announced the signing of three student-athletes to the class of 2020. Davida Hill, Sophie Lachapelle, and Kohl Peters have signed National Letters of Intent to join Canada’s NCAA team next season. “We...

Summer Programs in the Okanagan

Here are some volleyball programs being offered in the Okanagan this summer! UBC Okanagan Summer Camps Junior Camp for Boys and Girls grades 7, 8 or 9.  Full day camp, Aug 13-17, 9:00-4:00 Senior Camp for Boys and Girls grades 10, 11 or 12.  Full day...

Jr Heat Alumni Aidan Lea selected to National Team

KELOWNA, BC – After completion of the largest women’s selection camp ever and the first one held at the new home of Canada Women’s volleyball in the Richmond Olympic Oval, Aidan Lea current middle for the UBC Okanagan Heat women’s...