UNB Saint John Athletics
Home of the Seawolves

Seawolves volleyball teams are optimistic

S. Briggs

Posted: November 30, 2023 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Varsity Sports, ACAA, Volleyball

Dino Karatzios believes his team is capable of challenging for a championship. The head coach of the UNB Saint John men’s volleyball squad knows it’s early, but he liked what he saw in a season-opening 3-0 road win over Crandall University (25-17, 25-9, 25-23) on Nov. 3. “I’ve had some good teams in the past, but this one is special,” Karatzios said. “This...

Read the full post

Varsity badminton smashes their way into national rankings

C. Bell

Posted: November 29, 2023 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Badminton, ACAA, Alumni, Varsity Sports

The UNB Saint John badminton team has certainly made quite the impression, landing themselves at number 5 in the first Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Top 10 of the 2023-2024 season. This triumphant return to the sport shows that the re-established program can still achieve success.   The Seawolves’ season is off to an impressive start, with a standout...

Read the full post

Seawolves ballers battling for better results

S. Briggs

Posted: November 15, 2023 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Basketball, Varsity Sports, ACAA

It was an early test for the UNB Saint John men’s basketball team. After a 99-76 road loss to St. Thomas University in Fredericton, the Seawolves returned to the Port City, knowing they would be back on the court in less than 24 hours. Undaunted, the Seawolves posted an 80-74 win over the University of King’s College. Ethan Szemerda scored a game-high 31 points for the winners while...

Read the full post

Seawolves Announce One-Year Sponsorship with Saint John LNG

K. McLaughlin

Posted: November 12, 2023 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: Varsity Sports, Basketball, ACAA

 The University of New Brunswick (UNB) Saint John Seawolves basketball teams have reached a one-year sponsorship agreement with Saint John LNG to support student athletes and help them “focus on excelling in the classroom and on the court.” Left to right: Natasha Kelly, Andrew Miller, Kim Middleton, Jack Fury-Miller. Kim Middleton, the Human Resources Generalist & Community...

Read the full post

Varsity badminton is back at UNB Saint John

Scott Briggs

Posted: November 11, 2023 10:00:00 AM AST

Category: ACAA, Badminton, Varsity Sports

Matt Nicolle made lifelong memories while playing varsity badminton at UNB Saint John. Two decades later, he wants to help his own players do the same. Nicolle, who starred on the court for the Seawolves from 1999-2003, is the head coach of this year’s UNB Saint John squad after the program’s 16-year hiatus. “Honestly, I feel like it’s a bit of a legacy project,”...

Read the full post

Seawolves close out 2023 soccer season

S. Briggs

Posted: November 7, 2023 12:00:00 AM AST

Category: ACAA, Soccer, Varsity Sports

There was a common thread connecting the 2023 men’s and women’s soccer teams at UNB Saint John. Both squads finished in fifth place with 5-7 records, just missing the ACAA playoffs. Although the women’s side lost four games to start the season, they finished strong by winning four of their last five. “We’ll have a bit more experience and I’m pretty happy...

Read the full post