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Golden Hawks make a fast start to the season

  The Wilfrid Laurier University men’s varsity hockey team had a great start to their season this week, defeating Lakehead in both games of a doubleheader. The Hawks finished their preseason with one win and six losses. However, with three out of six exhibition games being played against non-OUA teams, the pre-season does not seem to be a strong indicator […]

by Garrison Oosterhof· · 0 comments · Hockey, Sports ·
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Austin Ryan shines as Hawks win silver at Toronto invitational

Men’s golf team win silver at Toronto invitational The Wilfrid Laurier University men’s golf team earned a podium finish at the Toronto Invitational as they won the silver medal. The competition was held Oct. 6-7 and it marked Laurier’s second podium finish this year. The Hawks got great performances from the entire team, especially Austin Ryan, who finished second in […]

by Pranav Desai· · 0 comments · Sports ·
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Shomari Hutchinson is a star in the making

If you were looking for any standout Golden Hawks that might become household names in the near future, I think I have a pretty good idea of one to mention. He goes by the name Shomari Hutchinson. Hailing from LaSalle, Quebec and growing up in Toronto, he’s come up big for the Golden Hawks during many different moments this season. […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · 0 comments · Football, Sports ·
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Golden Hawks take home silver at OUA championships

Wilfrid Laurier University’s men’s baseball team recently took home silver in the OUA championship final game. The match, which was played against the University of Toronto Varsity Blues, ended with a final score of 8-3 for the Varsity Blue. It was the final match-up of a 15-game tournament hosted by Laurier over the course of this past weekend. Pitcher and […]

by Kurtis Rideout· · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports ·
Laurier's Josh Pirie is swarmed by a pair of Gryphons. (Photo by Nick Lachance).

Laurier falls behind in Gryphons match up

The Golden Hawks fell short of victory yesterday afternoon in a game against the Guelph Gryphons. The Hawks endured a scoreless first half and pushed towards a comeback, closing the lead to six points toward the end of the game, but the Gryphons held strong finishing with 24 to Laurier’s 14. Moving forward from the loss, the Golden Hawks are […]

by Kurtis Rideout· · 0 comments · Sports ·
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Golden Hawks extend win streak against the Marauders

Coming off of two straight wins last weekend versus Algoma, the Golden Hawks came out looking to get a third straight and continue their high level of play against the McMaster Marauders. On a day where the weather was favouring nobody, the women put on one of their best performances of the season to date. McMaster would come out strong, […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports ·
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The first all inclusive gym in Kitchener-Waterloo

The Active Souls Project is the first all-inclusive gym in Kitchener-Waterloo. Located at 987 Guelph St., the Active Souls Project is a gym that is unlike anything else you have seen. The facility specializes in supporting everyone through both groupwork and through one-on-one training. “We’re completely integrated. We have people here with different abilities. People with exceptional needs, athletes, day-to-day […]

by Pranav Desai· · 1 comment · Sports ·
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Men’s soccer unable to hold onto win against McMaster

The Laurier men’s soccer team battled with the McMaster Marauders on Friday. The game ended with a late goal by McMaster resulting in a disappointing tie for Laurier. Coming off a two game win streak, the Hawks played Friday’s game with competitive confidence. The start of the season has been difficult for the Hawks, Coach Halapir remarked, “We don’t want […]

by Garrison Oosterhof· · 0 comments · Soccer, Sports ·
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Win streak comes to an end for MFOOT

The Golden Hawks lost to the Western Mustangs in this weekend’s Homecoming game, falling short with a final score of 29-13. The Hawks, who haven’t won against the Mustangs in a regular season game since 2006, looked to repeat the results of last year’s Yates Cup matchup, where they were able to hold strong for a 43-40 victory. Unfortunately, the […]

by Kurtis Rideout· · 0 comments · Sports ·