Rob Fifield

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Golden Hawks are 2016 Yates Cup Champions

Golden Hawks are Yates Cup Champions Golden Hawks are Yates Cup Champions Golden Hawks are Yates Cup Champions Golden Hawks are Yates Cup Champions 1 2 3 4 Laurier Golden Hawks win their first Yates Cup championship since 2005 Story by Rob Fifield, Photos by Will Huang On a beautiful fall afternoon at TD Waterhouse stadium, the Western Mustangs were […]

by Rob Fifield· · Football, Sports ·
Photo by Will Huang

Laurier Golden Hawks win Yates Cup

On a beautiful fall afternoon at TD Waterhouse stadium, the Western Mustangs were set to host the Laurier Golden Hawks in the 109th Yates Cup. The Laurier Golden Hawks defeated the the McMaster Marauders in their semi-final matchup to advance to the Yates Cup, while the Mustangs handily defeated the Carleton Ravens to stamp their ticket to finals. The Mustangs […]

by Rob Fifield· · Football, Sports ·
Photo by Paige Bush

Golden Hawks will battle for the Yates Cup for the first time since 2006

Last Saturday, in University Stadium, the Wilfrid Laurier University Golden Hawks hosted the McMaster Marauders on a beautiful afternoon in the Yates Cup semi-finals match up. This was the first time since 2009 that the Hawks hosted a playoff game. The winner was to advance to the Yates Cup and the loser would pack up and go home. Hastings made […]

by Rob Fifield· · Football, Sports ·
Photo by Marco Pedri

Golden Hawks top Warriors in the battle of Waterloo

On a rainy Wednesday evening, the Battle of Waterloo was just heating up as both the Laurier Golden Hawks and the Waterloo Warriors men’s hockey teams travelled down the road to play in the Battle of Waterloo, hosted at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium, home of the OHL’s Kitchener Rangers. Early on, the teams exchanged chances back and forth for the […]

by Rob Fifield· · Hockey, Sports ·
Photo by Paige Bush

Golden Hawks move on to OUA finals

For the first time since 2009, the Golden Hawks hosted an OUA football playoff game this past Saturday. The Hawks earned themselves a first round bye in the playoffs because of their impressive regular season record of 7-1. This was good enough for second place in the regular season, with only Western having as many wins. The McMaster Marauders were the […]

by Rob Fifield· · Football, Sports, Uncategorized ·
Men’s hockey loses on the road in London

Men’s hockey loses on the road in London

On Friday evening, The Laurier Golden Hawks travelled down the road in hopes of defeating their playoff rivals from a year ago, The Western Mustangs. The Mustangs controlled the pace early on in this one as they hemmed the Golden Hawks into their own end and the Golden Hawks ended up taking an early penalty as a result. Two minutes […]

by Rob Fifield· · Hockey, Sports ·
Photo by Marco Pedri

Hawks fall to Marauders in spirited soccer match

After the women’s soccer game wrapped up, it was time for the men to take the pitch as they were set to host the McMaster Marauders, as well. In the 10th minute, OUA leading goal scorer, Niklas Bauer, was given a red card and subsequently ejected for kicking one of the Maruaders players in the head as he fell to […]

by Rob Fifield· · Soccer, Sports ·
Photo by Paige Bush

Bishop’s lone goal not enough to lead Hawks to victory

On a rainy Thursday evening at University Stadium, the Laurier women’s soccer team suited up to face the McMaster Marauders. This one had a steady pace early on, with both teams exchanging possession of the ball. At the 29th minute, the Marauders struck first as they rushed down the far side of the field and managed a score on a […]

by Rob Fifield· · Soccer, Sports ·
Photo by Serena Gill

Men’s hockey anticipates upcoming season

The Laurier men’s hockey team is looking to make some noise this year in the OUA standings. After finishing up last season with a playoff loss to the Western Mustangs, the coaching staff and players are hungry for more this season. “The goal is simple, to win an OUA championship,” Said head coach, Greg Puhalski. This year’s roster is bolstered […]

by Rob Fifield· · Hockey, Sports ·
Photo by Paige Bush

Midterm grades for the Golden Hawks

Sports editor, Rob Fifield, takes a look back on how the Laurier teams have faired this season

by Rob Fifield· · Baseball, Football, More Sports, Soccer, Sports ·