Basketball

Laurier men’s basketball falls to Western

On Saturday afternoon, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s basketball team hosted the Western Mustangs in an important game for the purple and gold, who are currently fighting for the final playoff spot in the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) west division. Despite the home court advantage and a solid effort, the Hawks were unable to finish the game on top […]

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Golden Hawks on three-game winning streak

Kohlmeier gave dozens of Golden Hawks’ supporters her signature for autograph day, she almost wrote her name in the Laurier record books. Kohlmeier put up 31 points in a 67-55 win over the Waterloo Warriors on Saturday in women’s basketball action, coming just one point short of tying the Laurier single game record of 32 points. Kohlmeier’s feat came just […]

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MacDonald hits milestone as Hawks down Warriors

Maxwell Allin pumped his fist after sinking his final three-point shot of the day. The first-year winger and his Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s basketball team defeated a powerful Waterloo Warriors team 73-57 on Saturday. “I just got open looks, and when I had the opportunity, I was just burying them today,” said Allin. “Everything was just working.” Allin had […]

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Hawks’ women’s basketball on three game winning streak

Golden Hawks’ veteran Mallory Kohlmeier put up 31 points in a 67-55 win over the Waterloo Warriors on Saturday in women’s basketball action, and came just one point short of tying the Laurier single game record of 32 points set by Meaghan McGrath in 2006. Kohlmeier’s feat came just just three days after teammate Renata Adamczyk scored 29 points against […]

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Golden Hawks basketball split with Lakehead

Over the weekend, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s basketball team was looking to get to the .500 mark for the first time all season as they took on the Lakehead Thunderwolves in back-to-back games. However, after a loss on Friday and a win on Saturday, the Hawks found themselves in the same spot as the beginning of the weekend, […]

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Laurier basketball 1-1 vs Thunderwolves

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s basketball team hosted the Lakehead Thunderwolves in a double-header this weekend, looking to improve upon their 4-6 record. In the first contest, the Golden Hawks upset the number six nationally-ranked Thunderwolves 69-59 but fell short the following day 79-65. “I think we played well both games,” said head coach Peter Campbell. “We had the […]

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Women’s basketball back in the win column

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s basketball team managed to go into their holiday break on a high note over the weekend as they snapped their three-game losing streak with wins over the York Lions and the Laurentian Lady Vees. “We really came to play right from the start in both those games,” said head coach Paul Falco. “A lot […]

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Winning weekend for men’s basketball

Consistency is all Peter Campbell asks for, and that’s what the head coach of the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s basketball team got from his players on the weekend. The Hawks played their best basketball of the season as the team came away with two wins against the York Lions on Friday and the Laurentian Voyageurs on Saturday. But it […]

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Men’s basketball 1-1 on weekend

Power-forward Mitch Leger and the rest of the Queen’s Gaels spoiled any home coming festivities the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s basketball team had planned for the weekend. The Hawks followed a win over the Royal Military College (RMC) Paladins on Friday with a sub-par performance against the Gaels on Saturday. After being on the road for two losses in […]

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Women’s basketball falls to 1-3

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s basketball team continued their slow start to the season over the weekend, earning their first win of the year over the Royal Military College (RMC) Paladins on Friday, but following it with a loss to the Queen’s Gaels on Saturday. “I think we showed that we’re not playing at the level where we’d like […]

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