Drew Yates

Drew Yates

Articles by Drew Yates

Photo courtesy of Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press

Former WLU athletes claim silver hardware with Pan Am squad

Wilfrid Laurier University women’s hockey alumni Ashley Stephenson and Kate Psota can add a Pan American silver medal to her growing collection of hardware after Team Canada captured the silver medal last month. Team Canada left its mark as this was the first time women’s baseball made an appearance in the multi-sport event. The silver medal adds to Stephenson’s collection […]

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New policy to see improved concussion care

New policy to see improved concussion care

OUA implements new concussion management protocol effective for 2015-16 football season

by Drew Yates· · Football ·
Photo from Heather Davidson

Tikka returns to summer universiade

The final chapter of her soccer career is about to unfold at the FISU Summer Universiade this July, hosted by Guangju, South Korea.

by Drew Yates· · Slider, Soccer ·
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Putting the way to fifth

On May 29, the Wilfrid Laurier University golf team returned to nationals for the second time in four years.

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(Photo by Andreas Patsiaouros)

Pan Am torch makes stop at Laurier

All eyes were turned to Mid Campus Drive on Wilfrid Laurier University’s Waterloo campus as women’s soccer striker Emily Brown carried the Pan Am and Para Pan Am torch toward the cheering crowd awaiting her on Alumni Field. Starting just passed the intersection between University Avenue west and Westmount Road north, Brown was the first torchbearer to travel with the […]

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Graphic by Joshua Awolade

The calm before the financial storm

Athletics and recreation prepare for first wave of university-wide budget cuts with risky strategy

by Drew Yates· · Sports ·
Graphic by Joshua Awolade

Performance drugs still a problem

CFL regulations leave CIS athletes with mixed messages

by Drew Yates· · Football, Slider ·
Bringing Laurier football to Montreal

Bringing Laurier football to Montreal

The East-West Bowl is more than just a game that showcases top talent stretching from coast to coast

by Drew Yates· · Football, Slider ·
File Photo by Kha Vo

K-W United W-League squad discontinued

Laurier’s women’s soccer players left with no offseason team after Ontario clubs cancelled

by Drew Yates· · Soccer ·
Letterman donates $12,000 to various charities

Letterman donates $12,000 to various charities

On April 27, the Wilfrid Laurier University Letterman club donated a total of $12,000 to various charities both within the Laurier community and in Canada. Laurier Letterman gave $6,000 to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, adding onto their previous year’s $10,000 donation, as well as contributions to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Five Days for the Homeless and National Service Dogs of […]

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