Bison athlete profile


Calling it a career

Dobie and Klassen have been an integral part of the Bison women’s volleyball program for the last five years.


On the Hot Stove

Brett Stovin talks about how the men’s hockey season has turned around, his personal play this season, and cutting his hair for cancer on Feb. 9.



Doing it for the team

Keen is in the midst of a whirlwind season of her own, she is currently third in Canada West scoring with 17 points in 16 games.


On the hot Stove

A new feature for the sports section, the Manitoban sits down with Bison men’s hockey forward Brett Stovin and talks about various topics relating to their season.




Getting to know your Bisons track and field team

The University of Manitoba Bisons track and field team has made strides over the past few seasons and with a strong roster for both the women and men beginning to come into form, the sky is the limit. Below are the stories of a handful of Bison athletes as they aim for big things in 2016.


The Stony Mountain sensation

Stony Mountain is a small community 16 kilometres north of Winnipeg with a population of approximately 1,700 people. It’s home to NHL Hall of Famer Babe Pratt – a six-foot-three defenseman who applied his trade in the NHL in the 1930s and 40s. Stony Mountain is also where 21-year-old Canada West rookie phenom Brett Stovin honed his gifts as a hockey player.