University Canada West



University Canada West

December 19, 2012 15:22 ET

Coach Gifts UCW Hoodies to Minor Hockey Team

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 19, 2012) - Minor hockey coach Stefan Greiner recently purchased hooded sweatshirts from University Canada West so that his team would have consistent team apparel for the New Year.

"I have a lot of pride in my place of work - University Canada West - and a lot of pride in my team's performance. These kids are great," he said.

"I saw these newly branded sweatshirts at the university and thought they would be good for the team," he said. The children have team jackets but usually take these off during the warm up portion of their scheduled games. "The whole point was to get more of a team look. We wanted something practical for warm up."

The Vancouver Spirits is a mixed VMHA Peewee A2 team of pre-teens residing in East Vancouver. This is Stefan's second year coaching the Spirits and his fifth year coaching hockey in general.

University Canada West is Canada's contemporary independent university. Established in 2004, UCW offers programs at their Vancouver campus and Online. Programs include the Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Commerce, and the Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communications.

UCW is recognized and operates under the authority of the British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education and Labour Market Development on the recommendation of the Degree Quality Assessment Board. The University's programs are offered under the written consent of the Minister of Advanced Education, Government of British Columbia, Canada having undergone a quality assessment process and been found to meet the criteria established by the minister.

For more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview, please contact Lisa Duong at lisa.duong@ucanwest.ca.

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