Volleyball (m) News
Island Rivalry 2014
October 5, 2014
Island Rivalry next week !!
High School boys volleyball tournament
September 21, 2014
We are extremely happy to announce that with the recent settlement of the BC Teachers we are hosting our Annual High School Senior and Junior Boys Volleyball Tournament at VIU.
High Performance Volleyball Camp
August 31, 2014
We are extremely proud to have Team Canada's and International Professional Volleyball Star, Josh Howatson join us at VIU for a one day. This will be an outstanding opportunity for athletes of all skill levels to be coached by someone of Josh's caliber and international volleyball experience.
2014 TEAM TRY-OUTS
August 27, 2014
Team try-outs taking place this week and next!!
PACWEST Provincial Volleyball Championships
February 16, 2014
On Thursday the VIU Men's Volleyball team will take on the Douglas College Royals in the Quarterfinals of the 2014 PACWEST Provincial Championships hosted in North Vancouver at the Capilano Sportsplex. The men's quaterfinals will be played at 3pm Women's Semi-final will be played Friday ... VIU will be the #1 seed !!
Volleyball ID Camp - Men's
February 2, 2014
The VIU Mariners Men’s Volleyball Program is in the process of recruiting and preparing for the 2014-15 season. The VIU Mariners Men’s Varsity Volleyball Program will be hosting an Identification Camp on Sunday February 9, 2014 to evaluate and meet possible future Mariner Volleyball Athletes. The ID Camp is an excellent way for athletes interested in continuing their volleyball careers and connecting with the Mariner Program.
Men's Vball grab share of first
January 19, 2014
In the first half of the Pacific Western Athletic Association season, the Vancouver Island University Mariners men's volleyball team looked like anything but a first place club. But after sweeping the Capilano University Blues in Nanaimo this weekend, they jumped into a share of the lead with the Columbia Bible College Bearcats with 20 points.
Three VIU Athletes named PACWEST Athletes of the week
January 19, 2014
Three of a possible four PACWEST Athlete of the week awards go to VIU Athletes !! Congratulations to Leanna Gildersleeve, Diego Bustos and Jocelyn Jones
Zach Grigg PACWEST Athlete of the Week
January 12, 2014
Zach Grigg, VIU's 2nd Year Left Side started 2014 off right where he left off in 2013. He had an outstanding weekend against the Douglas College Royals. The Mariners’ left side attacker put together two great matches over the weekend at home to kick off the second semester. His ability to score throughout both matches help the Mariners earn a well deserved split over the weekend. Zach finished with a combined 43 total offensive points over the weekend.
Team Canada - Lee Hamilton Feature NDN
January 12, 2014
Lee Hamilton was one of the most dominant middles in the Canadian Colleges Athletic Association the last couple of years, now he is tying to prove he belongs amongst the best players in Canada while trying to crack the national team. The 23-year-old Regina native was a two-time all-Canadian with the Vancouver Island University Mariners the last two seasons. He graduated as a fifth year senior and this fall caught on with the Volleyball Canada Full-Time Training Centre in Gatineu, Que.