After two years away from the game, TWU freshman forward Kathryn Harvey is among the nation's leading freshmen goal scorers (Scott Stewart/TWU athletics)
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TWU’s Kathryn Harvey makes her move from lacrosse to soccer in dynamic fashion

LANGLEY — When your profession dictates that you observe human kinetics front-and-centre as part of your daily routine, as is the case for Graham Roxburgh, you develop a level of sophistication in terms of describing athletic variety. 

Mt. Douglas Rams' quarterback Gideone Kremler chats with head coach Mark Townsend during recent road game in Tsawwassen against the South Delta Sun Devils. (Varsity Letters photo by Howard Tsumura)
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Gideone Kremler: On comeback trail, Mt. Doug Rams’ quarterback shows he is truly the ‘Great Warrior’

His given name, roughly translated, is Great Warrior. For Mt. Douglas Rams’ quarterback Gideone Kremler, it’s been all too fitting over a high school football career in which he has matured from a young lion king into a crusty, old field general, all by his 11th grade campaign.

A healthy knee and an even healthier outlook have UFV Cascades' senior Shayna Litman poised for a breakthrough season. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Cascades athletics)
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Shayna’s shine: Fraser Valley Cascades forward Litman gets her bounce back

ABBOTSFORD — There is an old saying which tells us that success can be measured by the height of one’s bounce after hitting the bottom. By those metrics, it would have been easy to doom Fraser Valley Cascades senior forward Shayna Litman for a university basketball career defined by its mediocrity.

Late October means Seniors Day at programs around the province. Last week, Crusaders' head coach Conrad Deugau greeted his Grade 12s playing their final home games at the Surrey school. (Varsity Letters photo by Howard Tsumura)
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10.25.17: Varsity Letters’ All U Can Eat guide to the weekend in B.C. High School Football

The regular season in B.C. high school football is quickly winding down.In fact after this weekend, we’ve just got one more left until we embark on the month-long road to Subway Bowl 2018 at B.C. Place Stadium!Hunkering down for another weekend of ewxciting gridiron action?Varsity Letters has you ready with our weekly All U Can […]

Windsor Dukes quarterback Ryan Baker looks to thread a needle as Holy Cross' defensive lineman Markus Beauchamp rushes the passer Saturday afternoon in Surrey. (Varsity Letters photo by Howard Tsumura)
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10.21.17: Varsity Letter’s B.C. High School Football Report, Saturday night final edition

Welcome to Varsity Letter’s Saturday Night Fever B.C. high school football report. We cover all of Saturday’s action as well as late Friday filings and additional details from the AAA clash between South Delta and Notre Dame.

UBC defensive backs Stavros Katsantonis (left) and Malcom Lee set the old-school tone prior to Saturday's massive 17-16 win at Manitoba, by putting in the study prep necessary to make a defensive impact. (Richard Lam/UBC athletics)
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Like blue-collar Boy Scouts, UBC defensive backs Katsantonis, Lee came prepared, then stole victory from Manitoba Bisons

Like a pair of Boy Scouts living up to their famous motto, UBC defensive backs Stavros Katsantonis and Malcom Lee challenged each other in the week leading up to Saturday’s crucial clash at Manitoba to ‘Be Prepared’ for any and all eventualities. And when their turn came to turn a tight game on its ear, each […]