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Eagles athletics make some noise for mental health

Eagles athletics make some noise for mental health

Posted on: Jan 30, 2019

The King’s Eagles are joining student-athletes and mental health advocates across Alberta to reduce the stigma related to mental illness and promote mental health and wellness. Sponsored by RBC, Make…

Women’s volleyball team ranked second nationally

Women’s volleyball team ranked second nationally

Posted on: Jan 11, 2019

Nearing the end of their regular season, The King’s University Eagles women’s volleyball team is in first place in the ACAC north division, and is ranked second in the nation for the CCAA. With 11…

Eagles student-athlete wins ACAC All-Conference award

Eagles student-athlete wins ACAC All-Conference award

Posted on: Oct 29, 2018

On October 25, the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) announced the recipients of the All-Conference award. These student-athletes had been selected by the Conference Coaches and awards were…

Todd Van Driel named ACAC 2018-19 Men’s North Soccer Coach of the Year

Todd Van Driel named ACAC 2018-19 Men’s North Soccer Coach of the Year

Posted on: Oct 29, 2018

Todd Van Driel, a graduate of King’s, received his Bachelor of Arts majoring in Psychology and minoring in Physical Education while playing four seasons for the Eagles. During this time, he was selected…

Historical Season for Eagles Soccer Teams

Historical Season for Eagles Soccer Teams

Posted on: Oct 24, 2018

It's been a truly unusual soccer season. Unseasonably low temperatures and unexpected snow has meant that the Eagles soccer teams have had to play home games on artificial turf elsewhere in the city.…

Twenty-six King's students receive National Scholar Award

Twenty-six King's students receive National Scholar Award

Posted on: Sep 13, 2018

An impressive twenty-six Eagles athletes have received the CCAA's 2017/2018 National Scholar Award. Each year the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) takes time to recognize the academic accomplishments…

King’s selected for a second year for female coach mentorship program

King’s selected for a second year for female coach mentorship program

Posted on: Jul 11, 2018

For the second year in a row, the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) has selected The King’s University to be part of its Female Apprentice Coach Program for 2018-19. This Canada-wide program…

Eagles volleyball recruits four of Alberta’s best players

Eagles volleyball recruits four of Alberta’s best players

Posted on: Mar 08, 2018

The King’s University Eagles have recruited four of the best volleyball players in Alberta.These players were each members of Edmonton’s NOOKS Volleyball Club, which won first place at the U17 National…

Eagles volleyball take home eight ACAC awards

Eagles volleyball take home eight ACAC awards

Posted on: Feb 23, 2018

The King’s University Eagles men’s and women’s volleyball teams were proud to take home eight volleyball awards from the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) this year!The awards were presented…

Eagles Athletics launches new website

Eagles Athletics launches new website

Posted on: Nov 14, 2017

The King’s Eagles are taking flight from a new website!With game stories, stats, and live social media feeds for each our Eagles Athletics teams, the site comes with more than a fresh look. It will…

Record number of King's student-athletes recognized as National Scholars

Record number of King's student-athletes recognized as National Scholars

Posted on: Sep 13, 2017

The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) announced its National Scholar Award recipients for the 2016-17 season, and 27 students from The King’s University are on the list. This is the highest…

Eagles Announce New Coaches for 2017–18 Athletic Season

Eagles Announce New Coaches for 2017–18 Athletic Season

Posted on: Sep 11, 2017

The King’s University is pleased to announce two new head coaches and a new staff member in the Athletics Department.Todd Van Driel and Mark Sandle are new head coaches for the 2017-18 season. Van Driel…

CCAA selects The King’s University for Female Apprentice Coach Program

CCAA selects The King’s University for Female Apprentice Coach Program

Posted on: Jul 13, 2017

The Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) has selected The King’s University alumna and current education after-degree student Keri Alcorn as one of only 13 apprentices across Canada in its…

Volleyball coach named assistant coach for Team Canada

Volleyball coach named assistant coach for Team Canada

Posted on: May 02, 2017

King's Men's Volleyball Coach Phil Dixon has been invited to help coach Team Canada’s men’s volleyball Senior B-Team. As assistant coach, he will be involved in choosing team members starting May…

Former director of Basketball Alberta to lead women's program at King's

Former director of Basketball Alberta to lead women's program at King's

Posted on: Apr 12, 2017

The King’s University is pleased to announce Brian Anstice as the new Head Coach of the Women’s Basketball team for the 2017-18 season. Brian is passionate about the game of basketball and comes to…

Futsal comes to King's

Futsal comes to King's

Posted on: Mar 31, 2017

King's recently completed its first year of competition in futsal in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC), which offered a new opportunity for Eagles student-athletes to compete almost year-round.…

Coach honoured as 2016-17 ACAC men’s volleyball coach of the year

Coach honoured as 2016-17 ACAC men’s volleyball coach of the year

Posted on: Feb 22, 2017

Edmonton, February 22, 2017 – The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) is pleased to announce that Phil Dixon, head coach of The King’s University Eagles men’s volleyball team, has been selected…

Women's Volleyball Team Progress to CCAA National Tournament

Women's Volleyball Team Progress to CCAA National Tournament

Posted on: Mar 04, 2016

This Tuesday, The King’s University Eagles Women’s Volleyball team will travel to Charlottetown PEI to represent Edmonton and the Alberta Colleges Athletic Association (ACAC) at the Canadian Collegiate…

Volleyball Coach Named ACAC Coach of the Year

Volleyball Coach Named ACAC Coach of the Year

Posted on: Mar 05, 2015

The King's University is pleased to announce that Grace Scott, head coach of Eagles Women’s Volleyball  team, has been selected by her Alberta Colleges Athletics Conference coaching peers as the 2014…

Naeem Haque Honoured as ACAC Badminton Coach of the Year

Naeem Haque Honoured as ACAC Badminton Coach of the Year

Posted on: Feb 25, 2015

The King's University's Badminton Coach, Naeem Haque, has been named the 2015 ACAC Badminton Coach of the Year by the The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC).  This award was presented to Haque…