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T-Bird Tell All: The 1969-70 Thunderettes

T-Bird Tell All: The 1969-70 Thunderettes

The 1969-70 UBC Basketball Thunderettes opened an era of dominance for women’s basketball at UBC. They were inducted Wednesday into the BC Sports Hall of Fame.

Bisons outshoot Thunderbirds in game one slugfest

Bisons outshoot Thunderbirds in game one slugfest

In a heated battle between two bitter foes, the Manitoba Bisons outshot and outlasted the UBC Thunderbirds 79-75 to take 1-0 series lead in the Canada West quarterfinal.

Red hot ‘Birds open playoffs in Calgary

Red hot ‘Birds open playoffs in Calgary

The UBC Thunderbirds are riding some serious momentum into this weekend’s Canada West quarter-final against the Calgary Dinos as the best-of-three series kicks off Friday.

Courtside game brings President and Timberwolves to War Memorial Gym

Courtside game brings President and Timberwolves to War Memorial Gym

With their offense hitting a new level, the no. 2-ranked UBC Thunderbirds men’s basketball team will put that to the test against UNBC.

T-Birds battle for playoff berth against Huskies

T-Birds battle for playoff berth against Huskies

With points in four of their last six games, the UBC Thunderbirds face a big test hosting the Canada West leading Saskatchewan Huskies Friday and Saturday.

T-Birds host Manitoba in third annual Winter Classic

T-Birds host Manitoba in third annual Winter Classic

The UBC Thunderbirds (6-10-2) are home for the first time in 2017 this Friday, January 13th, hosting the Manitoba Bisons (8-9-1) in the third annual Winter Classic.

2016 bronze medal rematch awaits ‘Birds at War Memorial Gym

2016 bronze medal rematch awaits ‘Birds at War Memorial Gym

The UBC women’s volleyball team will begin the second half of their season with a two-game set versus their arch rival the UBCO Heat.

Coltyn Liu to attend UBC in 2017

Coltyn Liu to attend UBC in 2017

Liu, one of the most decorated high school volleyball players in all of Canada, plans to study in the UBC School of Kinesiology.

A day of ‘Blue and Gold’ at the BC Sports Hall of Fame

A day of ‘Blue and Gold’ at the BC Sports Hall of Fame

Wednesday was a very ‘Blue and Gold’ day at the BC Sports Hall of Fame. Four inductees of the Class of 2017 were UBC Thunderbirds.

‘Birds return to Calgary for final games of 2016

‘Birds return to Calgary for final games of 2016

The number one ranked UBC Thunderbirds are back in Alberta for a second straight weekend looking to keep their current 12-game win streak alive visiting the Dinos.

Stavros Katsantonis named First Team All-Canadian by U Sports

Stavros Katsantonis named First Team All-Canadian by U Sports

Stavros Katsantonis, dubbed “The Bakersfield Bandit”, was a game changer in the defensive backfield for UBC.

‘Birds look to continue hot streak in Regina

‘Birds look to continue hot streak in Regina

Fresh off a bye week, the UBC Thunderbirds men’s hockey team is looking to pick up right where it left off riding a three-game win streak into Regina.

TBirds continue their winning ways against Seattle

TBirds continue their winning ways against Seattle

The Birds started off brightly against a determined Seattle team that was still competing for a chance to finish in second place and a spot in the Lower Mainland Final.

Six Thunderbirds named to Canada West All-Star team

Six Thunderbirds named to Canada West All-Star team

Six players from the UBC Thunderbirds were named Canada West All-Stars.

‘Birds to battle Dinos with playoff lives on the line

‘Birds to battle Dinos with playoff lives on the line

In the final night of the Canada West regular season, the UBC Thunderbirds (3-4) will square off against their bitter rivals the Calgary Dinos (5-2) at Thunderbird Stadium.

UBC hockey’s Matt Hewitt gets call up to the Vancouver Canucks

UBC hockey’s Matt Hewitt gets call up to the Vancouver Canucks

The day started like any other for UBC goalie Matt Hewitt, until the Vancouver Canucks called.

T-Birds look to show that West is best

T-Birds look to show that West is best

UBC will host Ottawa at War Memorial Gym on Saturday night in a preseason tilt with the Gee Gees.

Fifteen MLB teams look at the 2016-17 Thunderbirds during UBC ‘Scout Day’

Fifteen MLB teams look at the 2016-17 Thunderbirds during UBC ‘Scout Day’

Scouts got a chance to see the 2016 crop of Thunderbirds up close, as they went through fitness drills and batting practice.

Showdown as Homecoming 2016 promises all out offence

Showdown as Homecoming 2016 promises all out offence

Here we go! UBC Homecoming 2016 is upon us. The biggest night of the year for UBC sports fans with an all-important football game to be played at Thunderbird Stadium.

Get your T-Bird on at UBC Homecoming

Get your T-Bird on at UBC Homecoming

This year’s homecoming festivities lead up to the big football game on Saturday, September 17th against T-Bird rivals, the University of Regina Rams.