Wesmen Athletics

Wesmen women volleyball players strike gold at Canada Summer Games

It was an exciting weekend for some members of the University of Winnipeg Wesmen Women’s Volleyball program. First-year players Emma Parker, Taylor Boughton, Ashleigh Laube, and Jessica Andjelic, along with former player Jayme Menzies, were members of Team Manitoba that struck gold in Women’s Volleyball competition at the Canada Summer Games held in Winnipeg. Manitoba …Read more >

Six members Of the Wesmen family headed to NAIG

Six members of the Wesmen family will be involved in the upcoming 2017 North American Indigenous Games taking place July 16-23 in Toronto, Ontario. On the boys’ basketball side, Wesmen head coach Mike Raimbault entering his 8th season will be the head coach of the U19 Manitoba Male Basketball team. A proven winner Raimbault guided …Read more >

UWinnipeg makes tough choices as provincial funding stagnates

Operating Budget preserves academics, eliminates $3.7 million in costs 2017-2018 Operating Budget Primer FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017 WINNIPEG, MB – Last night, The University of Winnipeg’s Board of Regents approved an operating budget for 2017-2018 which preserves academic excellence and student supports while eliminating $3.7 million in costs in order to …Read more >

UWinnipeg Wesmen 2016-17 Athletic Award Winners

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen is pleased to announce that Women’s Basketball player Antoinette Miller and Men’s Volleyball player Casey Schouten have been chosen as the 2016-2017 University of Winnipeg Wesmen Male and Female Athletes of the Year. The announcement was made on March 23 at the annual Wesmen Athletic Awards Banquet held at the …Read more >

Documentary explores UWinnipeg’s hockey history

Watch the full documentary online here. Will Jones, a broadcast operator and media technician at The University of Winnipeg, has produced a documentary project that spans three eras of hockey history at the institution. Iced: The Lost History of Hockey at The University of Winnipeg examines the earliest origins of hockey in Manitoba among the …Read more >

Bommersbach Named Canada West All-Star

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen in conjunction with the Canada West Universities Athletics Association is pleased to announce that fourth year Men’s Volleyball player David Bommersbach has been named to the Canada West Men’s Volleyball Conference Second All-Star team for the 2016-2017 season. Bommersbach a 6’3” outside hitter was a starter for the Wesmen in …Read more >

Top honours for two Wesmen Women’s Basketball members

The University of Winnipeg congratulates Antoinette Miller, named the Canada West Women’s Basketball Conference Most Valuable Player as well as the Defensive Player of the Year, and Tanya McKay, Canada West Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year. Read more here.  

Wesmen athletes Miller, Noonan named Canada West All-Stars

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen along with the Canada West Universities Athletics Association are pleased to announce that Women’s Basketball players Antoinette Miller and Megan Noonan have been named Canada West Women’s Basketball Conference All-Stars for the 2016-2017 season. Miller was named to the First All-Star team after leading the conference in scoring averaging 18.7 …Read more >

Gym floor renovation this spring

The UWinnipeg community is advised that the floor of the Dr. David F. Anderson Gymnasium will be renovated this spring, beginning on March 27. The project will involve a complete rebuild of centre court, including a new subfloor and finished hardwood surface with painted lines. Spot repairs will be made to the east and west …Read more >

Wesmen Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams head to playoffs

The 2016-2017 Canada West Men’s and Women’s regular season basketball schedules have been completed and in the end BOTH Wesmen teams have qualified for the playoffs and a shot to win a National Championship. Both teams will open the playoffs on home court starting with the men’s team taking on the University of The Fraser …Read more >