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Nicole Morrison is on the path to make Laurier history

Following a 65-48 loss to Western on Wednesday, Feb. 7, the Hawks were looking to rebound against the Guelph Gryphons with a chance to improve their ranking. If there was any additional motivation this team needed, it also happened to be Senior’s Day, a day where Laurier honoured seniors Nicole Morrison, Lauren Jamieson, Melissa Pare, Sarah Dillon, Irena Rynkiewicz and […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Golden Hawks fall to Windsor after overcoming Brock

Coming off a run where they won three out of their last four games, the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s basketball team was looking to continue their strong play into Wednesday where they finally got their rematch with the visiting Brock Badgers. Having lost the first matchup 65-60 in the season opener, both teams have led two different years with Brock […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Hawks lose momentum on the road to the playoffs

When the season began, the Wilfrid Laurier University men’s basketball team had plenty of buzz for all the additions that had been made to go along with the young talent that was already on the roster. Going 3-7 to start the year, unable to match the hype, the question became whether they’ll find it in them to meet the buzz. […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Hawks stay hot on the path to the playoffs

Coming off of a close loss to McMaster a couple of days prior, the Wilfrid Laurier University men’s basketball team was looking to rebound and get back into the win column. The Hawks were also looking to avenge their 11-point loss to the Waterloo Warriors in early December. This game came to be quite a competitive matchup and the type […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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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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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 ·