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Photo by Garrison Oosterhof  Hawks take on Ottawa Gee Gee's at their first game of the season

Hawk’s are 2-2 after second loss of the season against McMaster

Drop one game late to a rival? Fine. Two games in a row? Now that’s a different story. Following a loss to the Waterloo Warriors after being outscored 17-3 in the fourth quarter, the Laurier Golden Hawks had another game slip through their fingers to McMaster in a sloppy 21-20 loss in Hamilton. Starting out smooth, the Golden Hawks didn’t have […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Football, Sports ·
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Warriors finally break 15 year drought against Golden Hawks

The much anticipated Battle of Waterloo had a different vibe to it this year, especially for those who have paid attention to the rise of the Waterloo Warriors. That different vibe led to a different result as the Warriors broke Laurier’s 15 game win streak against them in a nail-biting 34-32 win. Led by Tre Ford, second-year quarterback, and Tyler […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Football, Sports ·
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Hawks break 15-year winning streak against UW at Battle of Waterloo

The Battle of Waterloo has taken place once again. Had these teams not been so close by, this game probably would not be made out to be much due to Laurier consistently beating Waterloo for the past 15 years.  In a nail-biting 34-32 win on Laurier’s home field, Waterloo finally broke the streak against the Hawks. While this may have […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Football, Sports ·
Photo by Garrison Oosterhof  Hawks take on Ottawa Gee Gee's at their first game of the season

Hawks continue strong start to season with win over Queen’s Gaels

The Hawks continued their hot start to the season with an emphatic 44-18 win over the Queen’s Gaels on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018. Just like last week, the Hawks scored a touchdown on their opening drive through Osayi Iginuan as he would eventually punch it in from six yards out. Laurier would add a pair of field goals before scoring […]

by Pranav Desai· · Football, Sports ·
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Alex Pigozzo wins gold with Team Canada

On July 22, history was made. Canada won gold at the 2018 IFAF U19 Championship, the second of back-to-back gold medals, the first time a country has done that in the event’s history. In front of a crowd of 25,000 at the Olympic Stadium in Mexico City, Mexico, Canada prevailed by a final score of 13-7 over Mexico with the […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Football, Sports ·
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Golden Hawks start their season strong with 39-21 win over the Ottawa Gee-Gees

Football season has officially made its return to Wilfrid Laurier University and in a big way. The Golden Hawks wasted absolutely no time, showing no rust in a blowout 39-21 win over the Ottawa Gee-Gees. After forcing a quick three and out, Laurier got to work with a flurry of strong runs capped off by an 8-yard Levondre Gordon touchdown […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Football, Sports ·