Abdulhamid Ibrahim

Abdulhamid Ibrahim

Now a fourth year student at Laurier as a double major Communication Studies and Cultural Studies student, as well as the Sports Manager of Radio Laurier, Abdulhamid will look to play a key role once again in the sports section returning as the Lead Sports Reporter for The Cord.

Articles by Abdulhamid Ibrahim

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Nicole Morrison continues to make history as Hawks edge Warriors

Coming off a loss against the eighth ranked McMaster Marauders on Jan. 24, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women’s basketball team was looking to take care of business against the Waterloo Warriors. With their previous matchup ending with a final score of 67-50 for the Hawks, expectations were not too high for the Warriors, but this game turned out to […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
Hawks find their defense and turn things around against Algoma

Hawks find their defense and turn things around against Algoma

It’s been a rough 2018 for the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s basketball team. Going into the New Year 6-4, they were in good position not only in the OUA West, but also as far as getting time off to continue their momentum. Unfortunately, things didn’t quite go the Hawks’ way. The Golden Hawks would go on to lose 4 straight, […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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The lone bright spot in a tough season

  It has been another tough season for the Laurier Golden Hawks women’s hockey team this year. Following last year’s 3-21 season, the team has only become younger. With young teams, struggles are to be expected as they grow together and learn to win. Having started out the season 0-5, there would come a change in net for the Hawks. […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Hockey, Sports ·
Photo by Sadman Rahman

Laurier’s struggles continue as they drop back to back games

Coming off of a 69-49 loss at Western Friday night in their first game of 2018, the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s basketball team were looking to bounce back in a matchup against the Windsor Lancers the next day. Ultimately, the team fell short, posting a final score of 71-60. The Hawks held their own in the first few minutes of […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Golden Hawks finally end losing streak

A clean start to the New Year was not in the cards for the Wilfrid Laurier University men’s basketball team. Losing to the Mustangs 78-76 on a buzzer beating layup is not so much the ideal way anyone would like to enter the second half of a season. On the second night of back to back games, however, they went […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Golden Hawks finish 2017 with a victorious ‘Battle of Waterloo’

For the final game of the first half of the season the Wilfrid Laurier Univeristy women’s basketball team faced up against the Waterloo Warriors in a contentious battle at home. The Warriors were looking to break Laurier’s win streak against them with it being 16 straight going into the contest. Starting out in the first quarter, both teams came out […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Hawks split weekend double header against U of T and Ryerson

After two straight weekends at home, the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s basketball team got back on the road as they headed to Toronto to play the University of Toronto Varsity Blues and the Ryerson Rams. The Varsity Blues were their first opponent of the weekend. U of T got right to it, wasting no time at the beginning of the […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Inconsistency continues for Laurier as Hawks split weekend series

Following a win against Ottawa and a blowout loss to Carleton last week, next up for the Wilfrid Laurier University men’s basketball team would be the York Lions. Utilizing good ball movement, efficient scoring and good defense, the Hawks jumped on the Lions quickly to start the game, coming out of the first quarter with a 24-16 lead. Moving into […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Morrison shines as Hawks upset Gaels

Following a 1-1 weekend last week, the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s basketball team was looking to go 2-0 this time around. First up in their two game weekend was the York Lions, who would present quite the challenge. The first quarter was evenly matched as both teams had an answer for the other consistently throughout. Going into the second quarter […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Laurier upsets Ottawa with a close finish

The first matchup in a big weekend for the Wilfrid Laurier University men’s basketball team was against the Ottawa Gee-Gees on Friday night, with the Gee-Gees looking to win big once again. Laurier had other plans though, quickly showing opponents that this isn’t the same team from last year. Both teams started out fast trading baskets, with Tevaun Kokko scoring […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·