KSS loses stars but keeps rolling
Oct26

KSS loses stars but keeps rolling

By Bob Carter After losing several players to the CIS ranks, you might think Kelowna Secondary   would have slipped down the boys’ volleyball charts this season. Not so.  Yes, Devon Cote and Eli Risso, both now at UBC Okanagan, and Sam Taylor-Parks   (Thompson Rivers) were big contributors as KSS finished second last year in AAA. But   this season’s group has more than held its own, moving to the top of the rankings.  “It’s been a...

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Team Registration Deadlines for Championships
Nov18

Team Registration Deadlines for Championships

Coaches PLEASE NOTE: Please take a note of the important deadlines for Teams participating in the Provincial Championships. Item Deadline Importance Team Registration and Rosters Nov 16 (5:00 pm) Top priority Merchandise Order Nov 17 (6:00pm) Top priority Hotel Booking As soon as you qualify Top priority Book tickets online Tournament passes can be ordered until Nov 25th Top priority Photographs Nov 18 Priority Medical Form (one per...

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EARLY PROVINCIALS REGISTRATION AVAILABLE NOW
Nov03

EARLY PROVINCIALS REGISTRATION AVAILABLE NOW

Please feel free to visit http://bchighschoolboysvolleyball.com or download the registration instructions NOW for entering your team photos, school logo, and individual player pics for the program. If you think you’re going to be there- register early! Team Registration Instructions for Provincials...

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Strike brought extra stress for coaches with dual roles
Oct07

Strike brought extra stress for coaches with dual roles

Story by Bob Carter Paul Thiessen, the long-time senior boys’ volleyball coach and athletic director at Kelowna’s Okanagan Mission Secondary, spent the last day of September working at his school. Hardly work as usual, though, since he left after 2:30 a.m.. The impasse between British Columbia’s government and teachers, which delayed the start of school by three weeks, had much to do with that. When the teachers’ strike ended on Sept....

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