2017-18 Capilano Women's Basketball News

  • 2017-18 CapU Blues: By The Numbers Recap
    May 25, 2018
    The following stats help tell the story of the 2017-18 Capilano University Blues, and provide a chance to reflect on the season’s many successes and provide inspiration for the year ahead.
  • Blues fifth-years look back on CapU careers
    May 09, 2018
    In their own words, Capilano's four fifth-year student-athletes – Ashley dela Cruz Yip, Carmelle M'Bikata, Francis Penafiel, and Nic Morello – reflect on their time with the Capilano University Blues.
  • Weimer named women's basketball head coach
    April 26, 2018
    The Capilano University Department of Athletics & Recreation is pleased to announce Chris Weimer as the new head coach the Blues women’s basketball team.
  • CapU to host North Shore All-Star Game
    April 24, 2018
    The top high school basketball talent on the North Shore will descend upon Capilano University on Wednesday, May 2 for the 2018 North Shore All-Star Game.
  • CapU season ends with 5/6th place finish
    March 17, 2018
    The 2017-18 season came to a close for the Capilano women's basketball team, as they fell 83-66 to Collège Montmorency on Saturday morning in the bronze semifinal at CCAA Nationals.
  • Blues recognized at North Shore Sports Awards
    March 16, 2018
    A pair of Capilano Blues were recognized at the 18th annual North Shore Sports Awards on Thursday.
  • CapU falls in OT in national quarterfinal
    March 16, 2018
    The Capilano women's basketball took #2-ranked Dawson College to the brink, but fell 73-69 in overtime in their quarterfinal match-up at the CCAA Nationals in Sackville, New Brunswick.
  • Blues keep CCAA medal hopes alive
    March 16, 2018
    The CapU women’s basketball kept their medal hopes alive on Friday afternoon in New Brunswick, defeating Medicine Hat College 76-64 in the bronze quarterfinal at the CCAA Nationals
  • CapU opens up nationals on March 15
    March 06, 2018
    It’s a battle of the Blues in the opening round of the CCAA Women’s Basketball Nationals, as the Capilano Blues face Montreal’s Dawson College Blues at 4:00pm PST on Thursday, March 15.
  • Capilano brings home PACWEST gold
    March 03, 2018
    The CapU women’s basketball team delivered a strong all-around performance in the final of the PACWEST Championship, defeating Camosun College 75-70 to win PACWEST gold.
  • Comeback propels CapU to PACWEST final
    March 02, 2018
    The CapU women’s basketball team pulled together in the final minutes of Friday’s semifinal at the PACWEST Championships, coming from behind to earn a 58-57 victory over host VIU.
  • CapU earns women's basketball honours
    February 28, 2018
    A pair of talented fifth-years and an up-and-coming rookie on the Capilano University Blues women’s basketball team were honoured among the best in the PACWEST conference on Wednesday.
  • CapU honours fifth-years on Senior's Night
    February 18, 2018
    The Capilano women's basketball team suffered a third quarter slump on Saturday night, and ended their regular season on a losing note with a 72-57 loss to Douglas College.
  • CapU falls in back-and-forth affair
    February 17, 2018
    In a game of runs which featured 10 lead changes, the Capilano women’s basketball team fell short in a 70-67 decision to Douglas College on Friday night in the Sportsplex.
  • Capilano extends win streak to seven
    February 13, 2018
    The CapU women's basketball team came away with two victories on the road over Langara this past weekend, which moved them to 13-3 and back into first place in the PACWEST.
  • Blues earn weekend sweep, remain atop PACWEST
    January 27, 2018
    The Capilano University Blues women’s basketball survived late pressure from the Camosun College Chargers on Saturday afternoon, as CapU persevered to earn a 72-68 victory.
  • Sharp shooting propels CapU to victory
    January 26, 2018
    Two teams battling for position at the top of the PACWEST standings squared off on Friday, and the Capilano women’s basketball team came out on top with a 82-66 victory over visiting Camosun.
  • CapU falls to VIU in battle down to the wire
    January 13, 2018
    In a game of lead changes, runs, and strong three-point shooting, the CapU Blues women's basketball team fell 63-61 to VIU Mariners on Friday night in a match-up of 6-2 teams.
  • CapU rolls to convincing win over VIU
    January 13, 2018
    They trailed after the first quarter, but the Blues women’s basketball team found their stride in the second frame and didn’t look back on Saturday afternoon in North Van.
  • CapU Blues take two in Abbotsford
    January 08, 2018
    The CapU women’s basketball team travelled to Abbotsford and came back with a pair of wins, taking down CBC on Friday and Saturday to improve to 6-2.
  • Blues head into break at 4-2
    November 27, 2017
    The Capilano women’s basketball team fell 71-53 at the hands of Douglas College on Saturday night, sending the Blues into the winter break with a 4-2 record.
  • Three-point shooting leads CapU to victory
    November 24, 2017
    Powered by 27 first-quarter points and deadly shooting from beyond the arc, the Capilano women’s basketball team earned an 83-52 win over the CBC Bearcats on Friday.
  • Capilano battles to split on island
    November 21, 2017
    On a weekend trip to Vancouver Island, the Capilano women’s basketball played in two hard-fought games and came away with a weekend split to move to 3-1 in PACWEST play.
  • Dela Cruz Yip sets PACWEST assist record
    November 21, 2017
    In Capilano’s win over VIU on Saturday, Ashley dela Cruz Yip moved into first place on the PACWEST women’s basketball all-time assists leaderboard with 318 career helpers.
  • Blues roll to victory over Falcons
    November 12, 2017
    Powered by 22 steals and 33 points off turnovers, the Capilano women’s basketball team won an 80-52 decision over Langara on Saturday night at the Sportsplex.
  • Capilano downs Quest in season opener
    November 10, 2017
    Powered by a 20-0 run in the third quarter, the Capilano women’s basketball team opened their PACWEST regular season with an 82-51 win over Quest University on Friday night.
  • Blues aiming to turn silver into gold
    November 06, 2017
    Via the North Shore News: the CapU women's basketball team has a lot of experience on their team this year, and will be hunting gold after finishing second in each of the past two seasons.
  • PACWEST All-Access: Ramin Sadaghiani
    October 18, 2017
    Ryan Watters of the PACWEST spoke with Ramin Sadaghiani when the Blues visited Kelowna to play Okanagan College in exhibition play.
  • Capilano announces 2017-18 recruiting class
    May 04, 2017
    The Capilano Blues women’s basketball team is excited to announce the addition of six new players as part of their 2017-18 recruiting class.