At its core, UPEI Athletics and Recreation’s cause is to promote post-secondary education, physical activity, and health and wellness. All of these are beneficial for personal and community development. The more we can play a part in encouraging children/youth to strive for higher education, activity, and wellness, the better.
Bruce Donaldson, head coach of UPEI’s women’s hockey team, has announced the recruitment of Alyssa Nolan for the 2020–2021 season. The Ottawa, Ontario native comes to the Panthers from the Ottawa AA Lady 67s.
UPEI Athletics and Recreation is pleased to announce the reopening of the following facilities and programs in compliance with the PEI Chief Public Health Office (CPHO) guidance and UPEI's Operational Ease-Back Plan.
In basketball, having a strong backcourt tandem seems to be a recipe for success. Look no further than dual point guards Kyle Lowry and Fred VanVleet of the NBA Champion Toronto Raptors. Or if you want an example closer to home, just look at the AUS Women’s Basketball Champion UPEI Panthers, who were led by, you guessed it, guards Jenna Mae Ellsworth and Reese Baxendale.