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2022 Canada West Men’s Soccer Schedule Revealed

VANCOUVER – Canada West Men’s Soccer returns at the end of the summer for the first full season since 2019 as the UBC Thunderbirds open play on the road against the Thompson Rivers WolfPack on Friday, August 26.

The four-time defending conference champion T-Birds next visit the UBC Okanagan Heat on Saturday, August 27 before returning to Point Gray for their home opener against their cross-town rivals, the Trinity Western Spartans on Friday, September 9 at Thunderbird. Stadium.

UBC will wrap up the 15-game regular season at home on Saturday, Oct. 22 against U SPORTS National Championship host WolfPack.

With Thompson Rivers hosting the national tournament – receiving an automatic berth – only the Canada West champions will punch their ticket to the big dance, meaning the “Birds will be shooting for a fifth straight conference banner to get their shot at their first U SPORTS Title since 2013.

The Canada West playoffs will feature a single-game knockout quarterfinal followed by a final four-way tournament hosted by the top remaining seed in the Pacific Division.

A week later, the U SPORTS National Championship gets underway in Kamloops with the gold medal game scheduled for Sunday, November 10 at Hillside Stadium.

CLICK HERE for UBC’s full 2022 Canada West schedule.