GPRC Wolves: Recruits to the Women’s 2020-21 Soccer Team

GPRC Wolves: Recruits to the Women’s 2020-21 Soccer Team

Recruitment has begun for the 2020-21 soccer season. As if coaching two ACAC sports teams isn’t time consuming enough, GPRC Wolves Men and Women’s Soccer Head Coach, Chris Morgan has also been recruiting. Always on the lookout for talented athletes, Morgan says “it’s never too early to start” and is pleased to be adding to the 2020-21 roster.

Starting the recruitment season off is Kasya Miller and Khloe Webber.

GPRC Wolves 2020-21 Women’s soccer recruit, Kasya Miller.

As a current member of the Regional Excel Centre of Saskatchewan, Kasya Miller is bringing a ton of great experience to the Wolf pack. The SK REX Program is one of eight Canada Soccer Regional Excel Centres and is a stepping stone into Canada Soccer Women’s EXCEL National Pathway. Hailing from Warman, Saskatchewan, Miller also brought home a Provincial title in 2017 with her high school team.

Miller will be enrolled in our Engineering program at GPRC and is looking forward to starting her academic and athletic journey. “I am excited to come into a new team and play the sport I love. [GPRC] is a small College and it has what I want for academics and athletics.”

Head Coach, Chris Morgan is delighted to welcome Miller to the squad and kick-off the recruitment season.

“Kasya impressed me at a recent ID Camp with her agility and distribution. I am delighted she has chosen GPRC to further her education and represent the Wolves.”

Welcome to the pack, Kasya.

GPRC Wolves Women’s soccer recruit, Khloe Webber signing for the 2020-21 season.

Khloe Webber who hails from Stony Plain, AB. Webber is already looking forward to her first ACAC soccer match. “I am most excited to play in the ACAC, and to experience the team and community support in that first home opener match. I chose GPRC because of the supportive coaching staff and competitive team environment.”

As a member of the Junior Pandas Soccer program since 2016, Webber is bringing a ton of great experience to the Wolves including her team being named the Seattle Sounders FC Cup Champions in 2017 and securing MVP Award in the Victoria Showcase in 2018. Webber also earned the Captain title of her 2018 Victoria U17 team.

Webber will be enrolled in our Bachelor of Education program at GPRC and is looking forward to starting her academic and athletic journey.

In catching up with Head Coach Chris Morgan, he mentions his delight to have Webber join the squad. “Khloe brings a real presence, enthusiasm and hunger to the game. She is a vocal player and is excellent in 1v1 situations. Khloe was so impressive at the College ID camp I attended, I’m looking forward to welcoming her to the pack and working with such a talented player.”

Welcome to the pack, Khloe.

Learn more about your GPRC Wolves here and how you can continue to help support their athletic and academic goals here.

 

GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: October 9, 2018

GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: October 9, 2018

Each week, two GPRC Wolves athletes are selected for their achievements over the weekend on the field, track, or court. We are pleased to congratulate Rui Vale and Alex Verhun from the Wolves Men and Women’s Soccer teams as our current Athletes of the Week!

Rui Vale

It is a pleasure to have Rui return for his second year to represent the Wolves. Hailing from Portugal, Rui brings his creative talents to the field. Rui is graceful with a wonderful first touch, close control and tremendous vision. He also has a wicked shot with both feet.

Rui leads by example on and off the field. He is well respected by everyone connected with the soccer. He has a quiet demeanor but has a burning desire to succeed in the game.

 

 

Alex Verhun

Alex is in her second year with the Wolves and played an important role in last season’s success. A quiet and unassuming leader, Alex earns the respect of everyone with her phenomenal work-rate on the field. Alex leads the team with her play on the field. She competes for every ball, wins tackles and creates when in possession and continually showing tremendous stamina. Alex also possesses a super shot.

Off the field, Alex is an ideal student-athlete. Mature and balanced in all that she does, Alex always shows humility, respect and integrity.

 

Congratulations Rui and Alex! 

GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: September 18, 2017

GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: September 18, 2017

Each week, two GPRC Wolves athletes are selected to showcase their achievements in the classroom and on the field, track, or court. We are pleased to congratulate Jessica Winterford and Meghan Dalziel as our current Athletes of the Week!

Jessica Winterford

Jess, who enters her 4th year as a Wolf is a dynamic, creative midfielder and a wonderful passer of the ball. Her all action style is a joy to watch and she is the heartbeat of the team. Jess has great stamina, and is a fierce competitor who never gives an inch. With an ability to link defense and attack with ease, Jess has great vision, an explosive shot and scores important goals.

As a leader, Jess always sets a good example on and off the pitch, and is well respected by everyone which makes her a true asset to the Wolves Program.

 

Meghan Dalziel

Meghan Dalziel enters her 2nd year with the program after an impressive rookie season. Meghan can play in a number of positions and is a vital member of the squad. A solid defender, Meghan is aggressive and reads the game well. She is a great header of the ball and a real presence on the field.

Always composed under pressure, Meghan is also a talented technical player as she can use both feet, has great awareness, passing range and a terrific shot.

 

Congratulations Jess and Meghan! 

GPRC Wolves All Conference Athletes

GPRC Wolves All Conference Athletes

Congratulations to our All Conference Athletes that were announced this weekend.

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Congratulations to GPRC Wolves Soccer Coach, Chris Morgan for achieving Coach of the Year!

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GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: September 12, 2016

GPRC Wolves Athletes of the Week: September 12, 2016

Brooke Robert
Program: Bachelor of Kinesiology and Education
Hometown: Spruce Grove, AB
High School: Jasper Place High School

GPRC Wolves Women’s Soccer is very proud to have Brook Robert back for her 4th season with team. Brook is originally from Spruce Grove, Alberta and is enrolled in the Bachelor of Kinesiology/Education program at GPRC.

Brook was named to the 2015 ACAC North All Conference team as a top rated defender. She brings to the team a lot of leadership skills and is a great role model on and off the field. Brook’s strengths are reading the game and providing a very strong defensive presence both for her teammates on the back line and in nullifying of opponents’ offensive threats. We are excited to have her back and look forward to her continued development as one of the top centre backs in the conference.

 

Janai Martens
Program: Bachelor of Kinesiology
Hometown: Grande Prairie, AB
High School: St Joseph Catholic High School

GPRC Wolves Women’s Soccer is very excited to have Janai Martens join the team in her first ACAC season. Janai is a 2016 High School graduate of St. Joseph High school and is a proud home grown product of the GPRC Wolves Soccer Club.

She brings to the team a tremendous offensive presence with her speed, hard work ethic and positive attitude, which is evident with her 2 goals scored in her ACAC debut game. We are extremely pleased to have her part of or program, and are confident she will add a lot of quality to already strong women’s soccer program.