Hockey

Men’s hockey snaps losing skid

Last Friday, the young Golden Hawks men’s hockey team got a rude demonstration of just how good the talent is in the upper echelon of the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) west division. Six different Mustangs had multi-point nights as Western trounced Laurier 7-2 at Thompson Arena in London, giving the Hawks their second straight road loss. On Saturday evening the […]

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Men’s hockey team back in the win column

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s hockey team dominated the Brock Badgers in the third period, and rookie Kain Allicock scored his first ever goal for Laurier to pace the purple and gold to a tough 3-2 victory Saturday evening at the Waterloo Recreational Complex. Former Moose Jaw Warrior and Brandon Wheat King netminder Kurt Jory was brilliant in net […]

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Men’s hockey loses second straight

LONDON, Ont. — Golden Hawks starter Ryan Daniels allowed seven goals on 57 shots as the Western Mustangs thrashed Laurier’s men’s hockey team 7-2 on Friday night. Rookies Thomas Middup and Alexander Poulter tallied for Laurier in an otherwise miserable visit to London while former Sudbury Wolves defenceman Brandon Greenside paced the Mustangs with a goal and two assists. Dynamic […]

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Too small for Junior C?

It’s not often you hear a story of a 20-year old making the jump to the National Hockey League after being cut from a junior C club. But Zac Dalpe, the Carolina Hurricanes’ newest forward, has done exactly that. Barely five years after being deemed “too small” to play for his hometown junior C team, the Paris Mounties, Dalpe has […]

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Hawks suffer first loss of season

Ryan Bernardi wound up and blasted one on Warriors’ keeper Justin Leclerc. The resounding crack that the fifth-year slick-skating defenceman’s blade created, was followed by the sweet sound of silence in a packed University of Waterloo arena. Bernardi had just netted the Hawks’ second goal of the night, leaving the gap Laurier needed to overcome 3-2. Leclerc didn’t see the […]

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Rejoice Leafs fans, you’ve earned it

Pierre Trudeau would have been proud. Brian Burke, the oft-quoted and much-publicized general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs has a symbiotic relationship with the scrutinizing Toronto media. The Energizer bunny that is the 24-hour media conglomerate watchdog that permeates the Air Canada Centre at an almost agonizing intensity, eats up the GM’s one-liners like they were served still hot […]

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Men’s hockey opens 2-0

For new head coach Greg Puhalski and the Golden Hawks men’s hockey Team: so far, so good. The purple and gold took both legs of a season-opening home-and-home series with the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) Ridgebacks last Thursday and Saturday with 8-0 and 6-4 victories respectively. The Oct. 7 home opener was all Laurier as they dismantled […]

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Men’s hockey team opens with blow-out

The Cord’s Jamie Neugebauer reports that the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s hockey team kicked off their 2010-11 season with an 8-0 win last night at the Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex. The Hawks downed the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) Ridgebacks to start the season 1-0 for the third straight year. The win also marks the first under […]

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2010-11 Laurier hockey preview

Women’s The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women’s hockey team is beginning another season looking to defend the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) Championship after obtaining their seventh consecutive banner last year. Led by five-time OUA coach of the year Rick Osborne, the Golden Hawks are determined to conclude the 2010-2011 season on top. “We don’t want to be the ones not […]

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NHL preview 2010-11

It has been 119 days since that jubilant June evening when the Stanley Cup was last awarded. The concealed nature of Patrick Kane’s game-winning goal discreetly won the Cup for the Chicago Blackhawks. Since then, many NHL teams have undergone dramatic changes, including the champions themselves. It’s a little too windy in Chicago. The Great Lake breeze sweeps away titles […]

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