Volleyball (w) Roster
No. Athlete Position Height Yr Program Hometown High School
1 Emily MUNRO Middle 6'0" 2 BACHELOR OF ARTS - GENERAL Parksville, BC Ballenas
2 Mikayla WAGNER Rightside 5'11" 4 Bachelor of Arts-PHED White Rock, BC Elgin Park
4 Tova RAE Rightside 5'11" 2 Bachelor of Education Vancouver, BC Sir Winston Churchill
6 Amanda DOBBYN Middle 6'1" 3 BACHELOR OF ARTS - GENERAL Nanaimo, BC Dover Bay
8 Chantal CUMMING Setter 5'9" 4 Exploratory University Studies North Vancouver Windsor
9 Sarah WOOD Setter 5'9" 3 Recreation Tourism Calgary, AB Centennial
10 Maddie MCDONALD Power 5'11" 1 Bachelors of Education Nanaimo, BC Dover Bay
11 Sadie WILSON Power 6'0" 2 BACHELOR OF ARTS - GENERAL Vancouver, BC Prince of Wales
12 Kelsey HUTT Libero 5'8" 3 Bachelor of Arts Nanaimo, BC Cedar
13 Olivia NIEWCHAS Libero 5'8" 1 Recreation Tourism Cochrane, AB Bow Valley
14 Keira CHRISTENSEN Libero 5'8" 2 BACHELOR OF ARTS Nanaimo, BC Woodlands
16 Danielle GROENENDIJK Power 5'10" 1 BACHELOR OF SCIENCE Chemainus, BC Duncan Christian
17 Andrea CANKOVIC Power 5'8" 3 Bachelor of Science Zadar, Croatia Juraj Barakovic
19 Kayla PASSMORE Middle 5'11" 1 BACHELOR OF SCIENCE Sherwood Park, AB Bev Facey
Head Coach: Shane HYDE
Assistant Coach: Ivona OBAJOIN
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#1
Emily MUNRO
Middle, Sophomore
6'0"
BACHELOR OF ARTS - GENERAL
Parksville, BC
Ballenas

Awards or Accomplishments:
2017 CCAA Bronze Medalist
2017 PACWEST Gold Medalist
Mariners Gold Medal Camp (2015): Allstar North Island High School Championships (2015): MVP High School Island Championship (2015): MVP

Academic
Honour Roll (2012-2016)

Previous teams: Ballenas Secondary School, Parksville Volleyball Club, Mariners Volleyball Club

Highschool Coach: John Phillip & Steve Dorsay

Club Coach: Megan Carver, Megan Roselund & Tom Biggs

Favorite food : Sushi
Favorite movie: Home
Favorite athlete: Michelle Stilwell
Pre game ritual: Listen to music
Warm up Song: peanut butter jelly
Best sports moment: Provincials 2014
Nobody believes me when I tell them: I went to Vegas when I was 16
My favorite toy as a child was: stuffed dog

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#2
Mikayla WAGNER
Rightside, Senior
5'11"
Bachelor of Arts-PHED
White Rock, BC
Elgin Park

2017 CCAA Bronze Medalist
2017 PACWEST Gold Medalist
2016 CCAA National Champion
2016 PACWEST Provincial Silver Medalist
2015 PACWEST Gold Medalist
2015 PACWEST All-Rookie team

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#4
Tova RAE
Rightside, Sophomore
5'11"
Bachelor of Education
Vancouver, BC
Sir Winston Churchill

Awards:

2017 CCAA Bronze Medalist
2017 PACWEST Gold Medalist
Athlete of the year 2013, 2015 & 2016, MVP at Bulldog Classic basketball tournament 2016, BC AAA Girls volleyball 2016 Provincial 2nd team all-star, Vancouver Girls Basketball Association tournament All-star 2016, academic Honour role

Previous team: Thunder
Highschool coach: Pearl Ling
Club coach: Titus & Carmina

Favourite food: blueberries & pasta (not together)
Favourite movie: Matilda
Favourite Athlete: Penny Oleksiak
Pre game ritual: eating frozen mango
Warm up song: This girl by Kungs & cookin' on 3 burners
Best sports moment: there are too many to just name 1!
Nobody believes me when I tell them: I took spinach to eat at the movies once
Favourite toy as a child: tamagotchi
I never tire about talking about: adventures
Where I see myself in 10 years: learning to bake at a bakery in France.

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#6
Amanda DOBBYN
Middle, Junior
6'1"
BACHELOR OF ARTS - GENERAL
Nanaimo, BC
Dover Bay

Awards and Accomplishments:
2017 CCAA Bronze Medalist
2017 PACWEST Gold Medalist

Previous teams: Dover Bay Dolphins, Mariners Volleyball Club, BHE Warriors

Highschool Coach: Dave Nelson

Club Coach: Jordan Church

Favorite food : Spaghetti
Favorite movie: The Princess Bride, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and Titanic. I can't pick one.
Favorite athlete: Gavin Schmitt
Pre game ritual: Getting in a good stretch
Warm up Song: Sail- AWOLNATION
Best sports moment: The Highschool AAA Island Championship final in grade 12, we lost but it was the best game we had ever played as a team.
Nobody believes me when I tell them:
My favorite toy as a child was: Casey the cow, until someone stole her from the pool locker room (I'm still bitter)
I never tire of talking about: Outer Space
Where do you see yourself in 10 years?: Doing whatever makes me happy

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#8
Chantal CUMMING
Setter, Senior
5'9"
Exploratory University Studies
North Vancouver
Windsor

2017 CCAA Bronze Medalist
2017 PACWEST Gold Medalist
2016 CCAA National Champion
2016 PACWEST Provincial Silver Medalist
2016 CCAA All-Star at Nationals
2015 PACWEST Gold Medalist

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#9
Sarah WOOD
Setter, Junior
5'9"
Recreation Tourism
Calgary, AB
Centennial

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#10
Maddie MCDONALD
Power, Freshman
5'11"
Bachelors of Education
Nanaimo, BC
Dover Bay

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#11
Sadie WILSON
Power, Sophomore
6'0"
BACHELOR OF ARTS - GENERAL
Vancouver, BC
Prince of Wales

Awards or Accomplishments:
2017 CCAA Bronze Medalist
2017 PACWEST Gold Medalist
I have received the Athlete of the Year Award in 2011/12 and the Girl’s Sportsmanship Award for the Class of 2016 at Prince of Wales Secondary.

Previous teams: Thunder U15 - U17, BCO U18
Highschool Coach: Lysanne Mak & Tony Lee
Club Coach: Dan Huzar & Wes Webb

Favorite food: Oriental flavoured ramen noodles
Favorite movie: The Fast and Furious series
Favorite athlete: Serena & Venus Williams
Pre game ritual: N/A
Warm up Song: N/A
Best sports moment: Playing in the bronze medal match this past club Nationals
Nobody believes me when I tell them: N/A
My favorite toy as a child was: My stuffed animals
I never tire of talking about: N/A
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? In ten years I'll still be doing my best in volleyball. Hopefully still playing or giving back to the community

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#12
Kelsey HUTT
Libero, Junior
5'8"
Bachelor of Arts
Nanaimo, BC
Cedar

2017 CCAA National Bronze Medalist
2017 PACWEST Gold Medalist
2016 CCAA National Champion
2016 PACWEST Provincial Silver Medalist

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#13
Olivia NIEWCHAS
Libero, Freshman
5'8"
Recreation Tourism
Cochrane, AB
Bow Valley

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#14
Keira CHRISTENSEN
Libero, Sophomore
5'8"
BACHELOR OF ARTS
Nanaimo, BC
Woodlands

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#16
Danielle GROENENDIJK
Power, Freshman
5'10"
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Chemainus, BC
Duncan Christian

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#17
Andrea CANKOVIC
Power, Junior
5'8"
Bachelor of Science
Zadar, Croatia
Juraj Barakovic

Awards:
2017 VIU International Education Award
2017 PACWEST Champion
VIU 2016 Rookie of the Year
2016 CCAA National Champion
2016 PACWEST Provincial Silver Medalist
Previous teams: OK Zadar (CRO) OK Fortis (CRO)
Highschool coach: Robert Kresoja
Club coach: Ivona Obajdin
Favorite food: Burek with cheese
Favorite movie: Filth
Favorite athlete: Nikola Karabatic
Pre game ritual: Stretching and eating chocolate
Warm up song: Queen - Don't Stop Me Now
Best sports moment: Winning Nationals 2016
Nobody believes me when i tell them: I wasn't sarcastic
My favorite toy as a child was: Puzzles
I never tire of talking about: Pranks
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Wherever I want to go

This athlete is proudly sponsored by:

Gateway to India

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Kayla PASSMORE
Middle, Freshman
5'11"
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Sherwood Park, AB
Bev Facey