Brad Gunter back in top form

Courtenay outside hitter earns Leader of the Pack honours for TRU WolfPack

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack men’s volleyball team split a weekend series with the University of Winnipeg Wesmen, with Courtenay’s Brad Gunter once again front-and-centre for the ‘Pack.

The fourth-year outside hitter from Courtenay was named the TRU Bookstore/MacDonalds “Leader of the Pack” player of the match on Nov. 14 at the Tournament Capital Centre in Kamloops when the Wesmen snapped TRU’s three-match winning streak with a straight set (25-20, 25-21, 25-22) win.

The CIS Player of the Year had 18 kills in 35 swings with three digs. On Nov. 15, Gunter had 24 kills in 44 chances with three digs and three block assists as the ‘Pack knocked off the Wesmen 3-1 (25-22, 25-22, 18-25, 25-15) to bring their season record to 4-8.

The WolfPack hit the road for Manitoba this week (Nov. 21-22) to play the Bisons before returning home to conclude the pre-Christmas portion of their season against first-place Alberta Golden Bears (Nov. 28-29) at the Tournament Capital Centre.

– TRU WolfPack


Just Posted

Elevate plans to do concert series in Cumberland again

Summer event aims to make the arts barrier-free for the community

SLIDESHOW: Remembrance Day in Courtenay

The annual ceremony took place in front of a large crowd under rainy skies.

CVN invites the public to learn about wolves

Comox Valley Nature is pleased to host a public lecture featuring author Paula Wild

Hornby Island gets ready to build Arts Centre

Construction is planned to start in the coming year

BCTF rejects mediator’s recommendations for settlement

Negotiations between B.C. teachers and the province will continue

‘We love you, Alex!’: Trebek gets choked up by ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant’s answer

The emotional moment came in Monday’s episode when Trebek read Dhruv Gaur’s final answer

Birthday boy: Pettersson nets 2 as Canucks beat Predators

Vancouver ends four-game winless skid with 5-3 victory over Nashville

Judge rejects Terrace man’s claim that someone else downloaded child porn on his phone

Marcus John Paquette argued that other people had used his phone, including his ex-wife

Petition for free hospital parking presented to MP Jody Wilson-Raybould

What started as a B.C. campaign became a national issue, organizer said

Petition to ‘bring back Don Cherry’ goes viral after immigrant poppy rant

Cherry was fired from his co-hosting role for the Coach’s Corner segment on Nov. 11.

B.C.’s high gasoline prices still a mystery, Premier John Horgan says

NDP plans legislation this month, seeks action from Justin Trudeau

Group walking on thin ice at B.C. lake sparks warning from RCMP

At least seven people were spotted on Joffre Lakes, although the ice is not thick enough to be walked on

One dead after fiery crash in Duncan

A man has died after a fiery motor vehicle collision Monday night,… Continue reading

VIDEO: Don Cherry says he was fired, not sorry for ‘Coach’s Corner’ poppy rant

Cherry denies he was singling out visible minorities with his comments

Most Read