Niko Rukavina

End of an era for men's volleyball

For Joren Zeeman, there’s no solace in a fourth-place finish. The men’s volleyball team is trying to come to terms with the outcome of last weekend’s CIS championship at the ARC — an event the Gaels had been anticipating for five years.Continue...

Five straight wins to end season

After sweeping the Western Mustangs and the Windsor Lancers in straight sets at home this weekend, the men’s volleyball team hasn’t lost a set in five games.Continue...

Gaels open post-season at home

Saturday’s OUA quarter-final will be the Gaels’ first playoff game against the Guelph Gryphons since the 2010 OUA final at McMaster two seasons ago. In that game, the men’s volleyball team overcame a four-point deficit in the fifth set to claim the OUA gold medal.Continue...

Volleyball veterans want gold

The national men’s volleyball championship at Queen’s will mark the end of an era for of five fifth-year players.
In 2007, head coach Brenda Willis brought in six
recruits — setter Dan Rosenbaum, middles Michael Amoroso and Will Bulmer, and outside hitters Bryan Fautley, Niko Rukavina and Joren Zeeman. With the exception
of Bulmer — who left after two seasons because of illness — they’ve been the team’s core players for the past three seasons.Continue...