2018-19 MRU Cougars Men's Volleyball News

  • Third Cougars' Coach Named to Canadian National Team Program
    December 12, 2018
    CALGARY – MRU Cougars women’s basketball coach Nate McKibbon will assistant coach Team Canada in the FIBA U16 Women’s Americas Championship 2019. The coaching staff was announced by Canada Basketball last Friday. He joins the elite group of other Mount Royal University head coaches, who have been a part of Canadian national team programs.
  • Cougars finish off UBC in a flawless weekend sweep
    December 01, 2018
    CALGARY - The Cougars took to Kenyon Court one last time in 2018 facing off against the UBC Thunderbirds. Their final game before the New Year was a clean sweep. Winning the match the previous night gave Cougars a 2-0 record to celebrate this holiday season. The final scores were 25-19, 25-16 and 25-20
  • Cougars clip T-Birds
    November 30, 2018
    CALGARY- After having their five-game win streak snapped at the hands of the Winnipeg Wesmen who forced a split last weekend, the fourth-placed nationally ranked Mount Royal University Cougars went back to winning ways to open the final weekend of 2018 conference play against the UBC Thunderbirds on Kenyon Court 3-1 (24-26, 25-18, 25-22, 25-20). MRU improves to an 8-3 record while UBC drops to 2-9.
  • Mount Royal's win streak ends abruptly in Winnipeg
    November 24, 2018
    The Winnipeg Wesmen showed flashes of the team they think they can be on Saturday night, and it amounted to an upset of one of the hottest team's in the country.
  • Cougars take care of business against Wesmen
    November 23, 2018
    The Mount Royal Cougars are off to the hottest start in their program's history, while the Winnipeg Wesmen are still trying to find their footing.
  • Cougars balanced attack drops Heat
    November 17, 2018
    KELOWNA, BC - A strong block a balanced attack from the No. 3 Mount Royal Cougars was too much to overcome for the undermanned Heat as they dropped their Saturday night match in four sets in the UBC Okanagan gym.
  • Heat fall in straight sets to No. 3 ranked Cougars
    November 16, 2018
    KELOWNA, BC - It was a tough night for the Heat men's volleyball team as they fell in straight sets to the No. 3 ranked Mount Royal Cougars on Friday in the UBC Okanagan gym.
  • Cougars sweep Brandon to improve to 4-2
    November 10, 2018
    CALGARY – The Bobcats couldn’t find their luck this weekend on Kenyon Court. After two very close nights of play, the Cougars come out triumphant in both matches against the Bobcats. Each set was a hard fought battle, but the Cougars pushed through for a victorious weekend. The final score of the night for the Cougars were, 23-25, 25-23, 25-21 and 25-19.
  • Cougars brush aside no.3 ranked Bobcats
    November 09, 2018
    CALGARY – It’s a blowout for the Mount Royal Cougars as they defeat the Brandon Bobcats in three sets. The teams both fought hard for a nail-biting match, but ultimately the Cougars couldn’t be stopped. The final scores of the night were, 25-23, 25-22 and 25-20.
  • Bears prevent Cougars from completing comeback
    October 27, 2018
    EDMONTON – Though the No.6 Mount Royal University Cougars fought back to force a fifth and final set, the No.3 University of Alberta Golden Bears emerged victorious (25-18, 25-20, 12-25, 19-25, 15-6) to extend their season-opening win streak to four games, Saturday night at Saville Community Sports Centre.
  • Cougars edged out 3-2 by Alberta
    October 26, 2018
    EDMONTON – Looking down and out in the final set, the No.3 University of Alberta Golden Bears regrouped from a 7-1 deficit to defeat the No.6 Mount Royal University Cougars in five sets (25-21, 26-28, 25-20, 19-25, 15-13), Friday night at Saville Community Sports Centre.
  • Feisty Cougar comeback helps sweep Bisons
    October 20, 2018
    CALGARY- Three consecutive sets is what powered Mount Royal’s 3-2 comeback win (19-25, 22-25, 25-18, 25-23, 17-15) and a weekend sweep of the Manitoba Bisons at home on the Kenyon Court Saturday night.
  • Cougars beat Manitoba in home opener
    October 19, 2018
    CALGARY – A win on home court, the Cougars take home a victory in the first home game of the season. The Mount Royal Cougars took on the Manitoba Bisons on Kenyon Court for the home opener. The Cougars won the match in four sets. The final scores were 25-19, 26-28, 25-18 and 25-22.
  • MRU hosts Canadian youth national volleyball team
    July 25, 2018
    CALGARY - The Canadian youth national volleyball team competes against teams from around the world.