The 2014 fall semester was one to remember for the University of the Fraser Valley athletic department, and we take a look back with a video highlight package featuring all of the Cascades’ teams.
Under different competitive circumstances than they’re used to, the University of the Fraser Valley wrestling team turned in a series of solid performances at a tournament in Oregon on the weekend. The Cascades were at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon, for the Mike Clock Open, which featured opponents from NCAA and NAIA programs. They […]
Gold medalist Jasmit Phulka led the charge for the University of the Fraser Valley wrestling team at the Simon Fraser University International tournament last weekend. Phulka, competing in the 86-kilogram senior men’s division, battled his way to the title, capping his run with a 10-1 triumph over Josh Kim of SFU. Fellow varsity athlete Rohit […]
Individual gold medals from Jasmit Phulka and Devin Purewal highlighted a solid debut for the University of the Fraser Valley wrestling team at the Dinos Invitational, hosted by the University of Calgary on Saturday. In the varsity program’s first-ever official Canada West competition, the Cascades finished with 23 points in the aggregate men’s team standings, […]
There’s been a palpable sense of excitement in the practice gym this week for the University of the Fraser Valley wrestling team. And rightly so – it’s a historic week for the fledgling program. This Saturday, the Cascades hit the mats at the University of Calgary for the Dino Invitational – the first Canada West […]
UFV Wrestling coaches Arjan Bhullar and Raj Virdi have spent the last year building a CIS team from the ground up at a university that has never before had a wrestling program. For most coaches that would be enough of a challenge, but Bhullar and Virdi are men of significant vision. Their goal is not […]
Abbotsford — Coaches Arjan Bhullar and Raj Virdi have one goal in the 2014-2015 wrestling season: to bring home a CIS wrestling banner to hang from the rafters of the Envision Athletic Centre.* It’s the first year of the program, the first year Bhullar and Virdi will be CIS coaches, and the first time BC […]