Wesmen Athletics

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 >

Seventh annual Wesmen golf tournament

Mark your calendars for the 7th annual University of Winnipeg Wesmen Golf Tournament taking place on Thursday, June 30th, 2016. For the sixth consecutive year the tournament will be held at the scenic Rossmere Golf and Country Club. Once again proceeds from the tournament will be in support of the Wesmen Athletic Scholarship Fund. As …Read more >

Wesmen summer sport camps add new programs for 2016

The University of Winnipeg has over 40 years of experience with summer camps. We offer week long sessions in basketball, volleyball and girls soccer, as well as a multisport option. New for 2016 is a morning racquetball camp, a morning ultimate frisbee camp, and two weeks of outreach sessions in Kenora, Ontario. Our campers will receive …Read more >

Noonan, Higgins Named Wesmen Athletes Of The Year

The University of Winnipeg Wesmen is pleased to announce that Women’s Basketball playerMegan Noonan and Men’s Wrestler Finn Higgins have been chosen as the 2015-2016 University of Winnipeg Wesmen Male and Female Athletes of the Year. The announcement was made this evening at the annual Wesmen Athletic Awards Banquet held at the Radisson Hotel. Read more.

Wesmen wrestlers national champions

  The Winnipeg Wesmen Men’s Wrestling team won three medals and three individual awards at the CIS Wrestling Championships this past weekend (Feb 27, 28) at Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario. Gold Medal winners and National Champions are Finn Higgins (100 kg) and Aleksandr Sofronov (76 kg). Kyle Nguyen captured the bronze medal in …Read more >

Men’s volleyball hosts Canada West quarterfinals this weekend

MEN’S VOLLEYBALL TEAM HOSTS CANADA WEST QUARTERFINALS Our Men’s Volleyball team finished regular season in fourth spot in the Canada West Men’s Volleyball Conference standings and will have home court advantage for the first round of the playoffs. Winnipeg will take on the Saskatchewan Huskies, who placed fifth, in the best-of-three Canada West Quarter-Finals in …Read more >

First Wesmen Indigenous Day takes place on January 9

On Saturday, January the 9th, The Winnipeg Wesmen along with the Aboriginal Student Centre will be celebrating the first Indigenous Day to coincide with their basketball games against the Brandon University Bobcats. The celebration will include a  traditional blessing and smudge from an Elder in residence at the University, feature traditional drumming and honour Indigenous …Read more >