Nationals Division 2 Recap

  After a tough week of competition at the first UniSport Nationals Div 2, Team UC has come away with two gold medals and two teams promoted to the Div 1 competition in 2019. In all, UC had 52 student representatives competing at the event across 4 sports; mixed netball, men’s & women’s touch, men’s basketball …

UC CAPITALS ADD THREE TIME CHAMPION KELLY WILSON

  Kelly Wilson will chase her fourth WNBL title in UC Capitals colours after signing with the club for the 2018/19 season.   The veteran guard joins the University of Canberra Capitals after two seasons with the Townsville Fire, including winning the 2017/18 WNBL championship in her 350th WNBL game.   The 33-year-old also won …

GRIFFIN AND GORISS TEAM UP ONCE AGAIN FOR OPALS TOUR IN CHINA

  University of Canberra Capitals recruit Kelsey Griffin has been selected in the Australian Opals squad to contest the upcoming Four Nation Tournament in China.   Griffin will link up with UC Capitals head coach Paul Goriss who continues as the national side’s assistant coach for the tournament.   The Opals will use the tournament …

FORMER UC CAPITAL JESS BIBBY STILL MAKING SHOTS

  Ex-UC Capitals games played record-holder Jess Bibby has become a familiar face around Canberra with her iconic Shotclock Espresso van.   Over the past two years since leaving professional sport, Jess has built her business to include four mobile vans serving up cafe-quality coffee at events, as well as a couple of permanent locations. Now, …

Grimmond Returns to Lead UC7s in 2018

  Former Australian rugby sevens player David Grimmond will again coach the University of Canberra in this year’s Uni 7s Series.   Grimmond returns to the helm after guiding the University to a fifth-place finish in the inaugural series in 2017.   “It’s great to be back working with the University of Canberra,” Grimmond said. …

UC CAPITALS SIGN KRISTY WALLACE FOR 2 YEARS

  The University of Canberra Capitals have signed Australian junior and WNBA prospect Kristy Wallace on a two-year deal.   The 22-year-old point guard has spent the last four years playing college basketball for Baylor University’s Lady Bears, in Texas. She co-captained the side in her senior year where she averaged 13 points, five assists …