GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: November 14, 2016

GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: November 14, 2016


Jackson Taguedong

Program: Bachelor of Commerce
Hometown: Edmonton, A.B.

Originally from Edmonton, Jackson Taguedong is in his 3rd year studying Commerce. Jackson provides a solid game that includes the ability to shoot as well as attack the basket. The Wolves also rely on Jackson’s athleticism for the defense of the perimeter. 




Derek McKnight

Program: Bachelor of Commerce
Hometown: East St. Paul, Manitoba

Derek McKnight is a 3rd year player from East St. Paul, Manitoba and is studying Commerce. Derek, a very good shooter, is known for his consistency on the court and attacks the basket with balance. His consistency and drive have earned him the responsibility of covering the best opposing players. As well as being a dedicated athlete, Derek was also a National Scholar last year.


GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: November 7, 2016

GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: November 7, 2016

aotw-riki-steward#13 Riki Steward

Hometown: St. Albert, A.B.
Program: Bachelor of Science

Riki, a 5’10” forward from St. Albert, AB., is studying her Bachelor of Science, University Transfer Program at GPRC and plays for the GPRC Women’s Basketball team. Riki is a skilled forward who has the ability to step out and score from the perimeter when needed and is often tasked with defending the opponents top forwards. Riki was the Wolves’ top re-bounder with 8 boards and chipped in with 7 points this past Saturday and was named Player of the Game for GPRC in a tough loss to Concordia in Edmonton. Riki will be looked upon to help the Wolves crack into the win column this weekend win we play host to the Augustana Vikings.


aotw-kassandra-little#15 Kassandra Little

Hometown: Stratford, P.E.I.
Program: Bachelor of Science Kinesiology

Kassie, a 6’ forward from Stratford, PEI., is in her first year of study in the Bachelor of Science – Kinesiology Program. Kassie is a dynamic forward who has been working hard to develop her perimeter game and is currently the Wolves’ top three point shooter by percentage. Kassie was selected as the Player of the Game last Friday night in a tough loss versus Concordia in Edmonton after leading GPRC with 7 points and 7 rebounds in 27 minutes.  Kassie looks to play a large role for the Wolves this weekend as they play host to the Vikings of Augustana while looking for their first wins of the young season.