Wesmen Athletics

Wesmen Take Part In “Bell Let’s Talk” Initiative Jan 14

Student-athletes and Bell Let’s Talk team up on mental health MONTRÉAL, January 10, 2017 – Bell Let’s Talk, Canadian universities and Atlantic University Sport (AUS), Réseau du sport étudiant du Québec (RSEQ), Ontario University Athletics (OUA), and Canada West Universities Athletic Association (CWUAA) today announced a national student initiative to promote mental health on campuses …Read more >

2017 is UWinnipeg’s 50th Anniversary!

“Hoopla” event kicks off The University of Winnipeg’s milestone year of celebration in 2017. The UWinnipeg community is proudly celebrating 50 years of nurturing talent

Wes Lee Coyote retires after 15 years with Wesmen

After more than 15 years as The University of Winnipeg Wesmen Athletics’ mascot, Wes Lee Coyote is retiring. Watch his retirement video here!

Wesmen Indigenous Night on Thursday, Nov 24

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen in conjunction with the University of Winnipeg’s Aboriginal Student Council and Pride Basketball are pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual University of Winnipeg Wesmen Indigenous Night will be taking place this Thursday (November 24th) when the Wesmen Basketball teams take on the Brandon University Bobcats. The event will help …Read more >

Wesmen Basketball Teams ready to roll

After a successful pre-season, the University of Winnipeg Wesmen Basketball teams are ready and eager to start the 2016-2017 Canada West regular season! Get the details here.

Memories wanted! Wesmen Classic Turning the Big “50”

The “Winnipeg Holiday Tradition”, known as the Wesmen Classic, is turning the Big 50 this coming December. The annual tournament that features some of the best CIS and High School basketball in the country has a special place in the hearts of so many loyal basketball fans. To help mark the occasion, The University of …Read more >

Wesmen kick off 2016 soccer season

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen Men’s Soccer team will kick off their 2016 Canada West regular season this week. Winnipeg will play host to the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns today and tomorrow. The games will be played indoors at the WSF Soccer Complex North – Located on the north side of the Garden City Community …Read more >

Wes Lee Coyote needs extreme makeover!

 Crowdfunding site launched to rejuvenate hardworking Wesmen mascot   WINNIPEG, MB – Being a university mascot for a big-time sports operation like the Wesmen Athletics program is a demanding job.  From Wesmen Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer, Wrestling and Baseball, Wes Lee Coyote attends more than 50 games and events each year, dancing up a storm and …Read more >

Wesmen on the road to Rio

The University of Winnipeg offers sincere congratulations to two members of the Wesmen Men’s Volleyball family who are heading to the Rio Olympics in August. Former player Justin Duff and current Wesmen Men’s Volleyball Head Coach Larry McKay are members of the Canadian National Men’s Volleyball team that qualified for the upcoming Summer Olympics in …Read more >

Wesmen Join “True Sports Live Here Manitoba”

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen is proud to announce they are one of seven local organizations that have joined together to launch “True Sports Lives Here Manitoba.” True Sport is dedicated to creating a good sport experience, based on the values of fairness, excellence, inclusion and fun.  True Sport Lives Here Manitoba is a response to the …Read more >