Category: Bears

Bears hit the road

The Bears have a weekend coming up, that I know some of them have been looking forward to for a while. They’ll be playing the Lethbridge Pronghorns who have had a very difficult start to the season (standings) with only one win, which came against the second-last place Thunderbirds. The Pronghorns are in last place. …

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Stats Update

The Pandas had a great bounce-back weekend, although unable to move up in the standings, they did make up lost ground. They were on home ice against the Lethbridge Pronghorns skating to a 6-2 victory on Friday and a 3-0 win on Saturday. Kampjes picked up four points on the weekend, and Deanna Morin netted two …

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Jamie Crooks

Today, I’m playing the second of the Bears two rookie interviews. Jamie Crooks comes from the Victoria Royals in the WHL, where he was both the team MVP and top scorer. This year with the Bears he’s performing exceptionally well. A lot of players struggle in their first year, with the combined demands of University …

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Stats Update!

The Bears were at home against the UBC Thunderbirds this past weekend. The Thunderbirds came into the weekend sitting in second last place whereas the Bears were up in first. Therefore, it was not a huge shock when the Bears emerged the victor in both games. Winning 5-3 on Friday and 6-2 on Saturday. The …

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TJ Foster

The Bears, this season, only have three active rookies on the roster. All of whom are very skilled and have been performing very well. Today I talk to TJ Foster! TJ comes to the Bears from the Oil Kings. He currently has nine points in his first six games of the season. The second most …

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Rankings and Stats Update!

The Pandas had a very close to perfect weekend. They were facing the Saskatchewan Huskies who, prior to Friday night, were tied with the Pandas for second place in Canada-West. The Pandas won the first game in a thrilling 3-1 victory. It was 2-1 until Lindsey Cunningham scored an empty netter with exactly 1 second left. …

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Season Starts Back-Up

With the season already in full swing for both the Bears and Pandas, I will be on air tomorrow with the first 2013-14 edition of Cam Meets the Bears and Pandas. I’m going to start off by speaking to some of the rookies about their initial experience with the team. The Bears have had an …

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Bears Move On

The Bears won their series against the Dinos 2-0. Torrie Dyck has the most points for the team with 4. Johnny Lazo got 2 goals in the first game and an assist, but was silenced on Saturday giving him three points in his two games. On top of Greg Gardner scoring an amazing goal (post below) the …

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“An Absolutely Dirty Dangle!”

Greg Gardner Scores in the second with style to build the lead. The Bears would win the series with a 2-0 game. They didn’t allow a goal all series. Mucha has had a shut-out in his past 14 periods played (excluding shoot-outs).

Captain

Greg Gardner is in his fifth season and second year of captaincy here at the UofA. So who would know better what to expect come playoffs? Greg Gardner isn’t one of the top scorers on team, his role is his great leadership. He understands hockey and is very good at communicating what he thinks to his teammates (A …

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