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‘Birds host undefeated Huskies in Homecoming battle

‘Birds host undefeated Huskies in Homecoming battle

Looking to build on last week’s home opener win, the Thunderbirds face their biggest test yet hosting the seventh ranked Saskatchewan Huskies for Homecoming on Saturday.

T-Birds look to rebound against local rivals

T-Birds look to rebound against local rivals

The UBC Thunderbirds women’s soccer team is back on the road this weekend with tough games in Langley Friday, and in Abbotsford Saturday.

‘Queen City’ clash of Canada West rivals

‘Queen City’ clash of Canada West rivals

November 5, 2016 seems like a long time ago, but it will be firmly etched into the grey matter of the Regina Rams when the UBC Thunderbirds visit Friday.

‘Birds fly in first half of 33-30 victory over Alberta

‘Birds fly in first half of 33-30 victory over Alberta

UBC Thunderbirds showed might on offense and defense in the first half of a Canada West non-conference game on Wednesday night.

From Mexico to Point Grey with Diego Alatorre

From Mexico to Point Grey with Diego Alatorre

UBC’s training camp has an international flare this year as recruit Diego Alatorre fights for a stating spot on the T-Bird offensive line.

‘Birds score big ‘Victory’ with latest signing

‘Birds score big ‘Victory’ with latest signing

The UBC men’s soccer team has signed a student-athlete who promises to be a dynamic piece of their attack in the 2017 season.

Twenty seasons and one play at a time for Blake Nill

Twenty seasons and one play at a time for Blake Nill

We sat down with Coach Nill to get his read on what it will take for the UBC Thunderbirds to make it to his 10th consecutive Hardy Cup.

Meet Team Canada: Taipei swan song for Thunderbirds

Meet Team Canada: Taipei swan song for Thunderbirds

The three Thunderbirds know they will be a big part of Team Canada’s mission to improve upon a somewhat disappointing seventh-place finish in 2015.

Four track and field alumni to compete at World Championships

Four track and field alumni to compete at World Championships

Four UBC Thunderbirds track and field alumni have been chosen to represent Canada at the upcoming IAAF World Championships.

Austin Glover joins T-Birds men hockey

Austin Glover joins T-Birds men hockey

The UBC Thunderbirds men’s hockey team has landed a coveted piece as 21-year-old forward Austin Glover has committed to join the roster this fall.

Thousands raised for KidSport at annual Swim-A-Thon

Thousands raised for KidSport at annual Swim-A-Thon

The Thunderbird Athletic Council is keeping busy over the summer. On June 28, Kitsilano Pool was the site of 9th annual KidSport Vancouver Swim-A-Thon.

Up to ten thousand campers will descend on UBC this summer

Up to ten thousand campers will descend on UBC this summer

Some of the thousands of students on UBC’s Point Grey campus are being replaced with nearly 10-thousand school age campers this summer.

Eight Thunderbirds to watch in the CFL this summer

Eight Thunderbirds to watch in the CFL this summer

The summer is always good for ‘Bird watching in the CFL. This summer is no exception as eight former UBC Thunderbirds will be on the opening day rosters.

Old foes renew acquaintances in Canada West season opener

Old foes renew acquaintances in Canada West season opener

The Canada West women’s soccer schedule is set to kick off on Labour Day weekend.

Thunderbirds to host 2017 U SPORTS Field Hockey Championships

Thunderbirds to host 2017 U SPORTS Field Hockey Championships

The 2017 CW women’s field hockey season opens Saturday, September 16, as the conference schedule was released Wednesday.

‘Birds heating up in quest for repeat

‘Birds heating up in quest for repeat

The UBC Thunderbirds men’s golf team made a huge charge up the leaderboard Wednesday at the Canadian University/College Championship.

‘Birds fly on opening day of NAIA Championships

‘Birds fly on opening day of NAIA Championships

Thursday was the opening day of the 2017 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, which saw the beginning of three days of competition.

Four Thunderbird alumni named to Team Canada

Four Thunderbird alumni named to Team Canada

Volleyball Canada announced it’s Women’s National Team roster for 2017 and four Thunderbird alumni were amongst names called to represent their country.

UBC to host 2018 U SPORTS Men’s Soccer Championship

UBC to host 2018 U SPORTS Men’s Soccer Championship

The UBC Thunderbirds were awarded the hosting rights to the 2018 U SPORTS Men’s Soccer Championship. It will mark the sixth time UBC will welcome the nation’s best.

Thunderbirds win eighth straight A.I.I. Championship

Thunderbirds win eighth straight A.I.I. Championship

For the eighth consecutive season, the UBC women’s golf team ran away with the Association of Independent Institutions Women’s Golf Championship on Tuesday.