The University of Manitoba and Winnipeg are well represented on the Canada West Conference Second All Star Men’s Volleyball Team. Setter Josh McKay and Outside Hitter David Bommersbach of the Wesmen are joined by U of M Middle Ken Rooney and Opposite Devren Dear.
2nd team all-stars:
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The Wesmen were eliminated 2-1 by Saskatchewan in last weekend’s best of 3 Canada West Conference Playoff series while the U of M swept Mount Royal of Calgary 2-0 to advance to the Final Four this weekend in Edmonton.
The #2 seeded Bisons meet Saskatchewan at 2 p.m. CST in the first semifinal while the #1 ranked Alberta Golden Bears square off against Trinity Western in the other match up.
The Bison Men’s Basketball Team will be home to the Fraser Valley Cascades in a best of 3 Conference Semifinal series which begins Thursday.
And the Canada West “Drama Queens” – aka U of M Women’s Hockey Team – are in Vancouver for the Conference Best of 3 Final vs the UBC Thunderbirds.
The Bisons advanced with overtime victories on the road in the 3rd and deciding games of both the quarterfinal and semifinal rounds.