It’s already been quite the summer for University of Saskatchewan women’s basketball coach Lisa Thomaidis and if all goes according to plan, it’s only going to get better.
Ben Baker is the ultimate team player. From dishing the ball to his teammates to doing the dirty work on defence, Baker will do anything to help his team win.
Trailing at half of game three of their Canada West quarter-final series, the Huskies’ men survived a tough weekend against the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack as they were pushed to the brink of elimination.
The Huskies weekend basketball games saw both the men’s and women’s teams sweeping their series against the University of Regina Cougars.
Both the men’s and women’s Huskie basketball teams won both of their games against the visiting University of Victoria Vikes on Nov. 21 and 22.
Following a bye week and a week off of school, the men and women’s Huskies basketball teams were well prepared and rested for the visiting University of Winnipeg Wesmen.
Looking back on 2013/2014 for the Huskies.
Every March, 64 college basketball teams from across the United States compete for the National Championship in the March Madness tournament.
The Huskies women’s basketball team narrowly missed medaling at nationals, falling to the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades 57-69 in the bronze medal game on March 16
The University of Saskatchewan Huskies men’s basketball team returned home from Nationals with a fifth place finish.