Feb 2014 21

Heat Compete in Final Four

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The UBC Okanagan Heat will take part in the Canada West women’s volleyball Final Four, hosted in Vancouver by the UBC Thunderbirds it will feature the three top-ranked teams in the conference, and the Heat, an unranked CIS newcomer looking for its first trip to Canadian Interuniversity Sports Nationals.

The top three finishers will all qualify for the CIS tournament at University of Regina.

UBC, Trinity Western and Manitoba are all regulars in the Canada West and CIS playoff scenes, but for UBC Okanagan, this is unfamiliar ground. the Heat were 12-10 in the regular season, and have never won a playoff game in CIS competition before last week, when they beat #2 Brandon.

Ryan talks with veteran hitter Jill Festival about the championship tournament …

Photo courtesy of Greystoke Photography

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