Dave Adolph, longtime University of Saskatchewan Huskies hockey coach, will lead the Canadian men’s squad as it defends it gold medal at the 2015 Winter Universiade Feb. 4-14 in Granada, Spain.
The University of Saskatchewan men’s basketball team has announced that Jonathan Halvorson will play with the squad for the 2014-15 season, making him the third member of the family to sport Huskie uniforms next year.
Dalyce Emmerson, a forward with the U of S Huskies women’s basketball team, received multiple honours including player of the year when Canada West announced its major award winners and conference all stars March 5.
Annie Monteith of the U of S Huskies was selected Canada West First Star of the Week after earning the team’s only gold medal as well as the most valuable competitor honour on the women’s side of the 2014 conference wrestling championships held in Saskatoon Feb. 14-16.
The head coach of the Huskie women’s basketball team is quick to highlight the most memorable moments of her career, but neither one focuses on her.
Andrew Bailey, who shone for the U of S Huskies men’s hockey team in late January during a sweep of previous No. 1 Calgary Dinos, was named CIS male athlete of the week for the period ended Feb. 4.
University of Saskatchewan volleyball player Kayla Tycholiz earned the Canada West first star designation Jan. 14 after a strong performance that lead her team to victory.
Andrew Bailey, a fifth-year business student and a forward for the U of S Huskies hockey team, was named Canada West first star of the week after scoring a pair of second-period goals Jan. 4 to lead his team to a 3-2 win over the visiting Manitoba Bisons. In all, Bailey scored four goals in the weekend games.
A number of U of S alumni and former Huskies players will be on the field at Mosaic Stadium in Regina Nov. 24 taking part in the Canadian Football League’s 101st Grey Cup.
They excelled on the basketball court as Huskies and now, four former players are making their mark in the world of three-on-three ball.