Manny Schellenberg

Team: Men's Hockey Position: Left Wing Jersey Number: 17 Hometown: Gibsons, BC Birthdate: 1990 Year of eligibility: 4 Program: BA Business Administration


Favorite quote?

  • “If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.” 


If you could, what would you do to help make the world better and why?

  • Have everyone love and respect everyone. All a person needs to be happy is the simple things: adequate resources & shelter, acceptance, compassion, and love.


What has been your greatest moment in life so far, athletically and non-athletically?

  • Non-athletically: The day I moved to Canada and every time I get to spend time with my nephews (as long as they’re not crying).


Who are 5 famous people that you would like to spend a day with, dead or alive?

  • Mario Lemieux, Natalie Portman, Albert Einstein,  Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne


Best advice you have received? Best advice you would give someone?

  • Live simply, Love seriously, Care deeply, Speak kindly, and leave the rest to God
  • Don’t ask questions you don’t want to know the answer to.


What Bible verse have you been most impacted by and why?

  • Philippians 4:13. Speaks to me daily.


What is your career ambition?

  • Just want to live a happy life.


Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?

  • My parents, learned a lot from them and I’m still learning.


A few of Favorites

  • TV Show? How I met your mother
  • Ice Cream flavor? Chocolate
  • Movie? Never back down
  • Superhero? Hulk
  • Meal? Fondue Chinoise
  • Piece of clothing?             Hat
  • Book? Zamboni Rodeo
  • Course at Briercrest? Human Resource Management
  • Vacation destination? Maledive Islands
  • Scent/smell? One million
  • Pro Sports Team?  Vancouver Canucks
  • Pro Athlete? Ilya Kovalchuk
  • Genre of music? Country
  • Song? “I don’t want this night to end” - Springsteen