Briercrest volleyball hosts Ambrose for final home weekend of season, hockey travels to Augustana an

Posted: February 11, 2015

The Briercrest volleyball teams return to Caronport this weekend to host Ambrose College for their final home games of the season. The hockey team travels to Camrose to face Augustana, and basketball has a bye weekend. For timely information on all Briercrest teams this year "like" Briercrest Athletics on Facebook.


After splitting at SAIT this past weekend, the Briercrest volleyball teams are back in action this weekend as they continue their charge towards the playoffs. This weekend will have playoff implications both Briercrest teams.

These will be the last home games of the season as well as Friday serving as Senior's night where graduating volleyball student-athletes will be recognized.

The CCAA fifth-ranked Briercrest women's volleyball team (16-4) currently sits in second place in the ACAC South division two wins behind Red Deer College (18-2). They face a first-year Ambrose team (5-17) that has handed Red Deer one of those two losses and sits in a three-way tie for fifth in the division.

On the men's side Briercrest (11-9) currently sits outside of the playoff picture in fifth place. They are looking up at Lethbridge College (13-9), whom they have played two less games than, and SAIT (12-8). Ambrose (4-18) is looking for their first ACAC victory over a team other than Olds.

Game times are Friday, Feb. 13 at 6:00 (women) and 8:00 pm (men) and Saturday, Feb. 14 at 1:00 pm (women) and 3:00 pm (men). All games are at the Margaret P. Reimer Memorial Gymnasium.

Streaming of the games can be found at

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The ACAC seventh-place Briercrest men's hockey team (6-19-3) have officially been eliminated from the playoffs, as Red Deer holds the tie-breaker to make the playoffs, but the team hopes to continue their strong play as of late (three games undefeated, 2-1-1 in last four and 3-3-1-1 in last 8). They will be travelling to Camrose to face fourth-place Augustana (14-9-3) this weekend.

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The Briercrest basketball teams will have a bye weekend this weekend before finishing the final four games of the 2014-15 season.

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