Hockey

Will Team Canada win gold?

Yes: Brenden Decker When Feb. 28, 2010 rolls around, we will see the Canadian men’s hockey team sporting new gold medals around their necks. Obviously this is easier said than done, but considering everything, it becomes clear that Canada has the best shot to win gold in Vancouver. Before we look at 2010, let’s take a look back at the […]

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Hawks on ice struggles continue

“I don’t think they beat us; I think we beat ourselves and I think we’ve been beating ourselves for a few games now.” That was what team captain Jean-Michel Rizk had to say after the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s hockey team’s 4-3 loss to cross-town rivals the Waterloo Warriors on Saturday night. The Hawks have now lost three of […]

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Laurier women’s hockey move to 20-0

Last weekend may have been different than the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s hockey team is used to, but the end result was the same as usual, as the purple and gold added another win to their record, improving to 20-0. The Hawks were first thrown off on Friday night when their match-up with the Windsor Lancers was postponed; a […]

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Hawks soar over Mustangs

On Saturday, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women’s hockey team continued their perfect season with a win over the Western Mustangs. The Hawks overcame a sloppy first period which saw them surrender a goal just over a minute into the game and not register a shot in the first seven minutes to win 2-1. Laurier’s Katherine Shirriff tied the game […]

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WLU vs. Windsor women’s hockey postponed

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women’s hockey team didn’t even get a chance to extend their season-long winning streak on Friday night as their match-up with the Windsor Lancers was postponed when the officiating crew failed to show up to the game. According to Laurier’s Athletics Department, when the schedule was originally released, this game was slotted for Sunday, Jan. […]

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Golden Hawks fall to Guelph

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks Men’s Hockey Team allowed a season second-high 51 shots as they fell to an energetic and disciplined visiting Guelph Gryphons team. Laurier rookie goaltender Ryan Daniels was masterful allowing only three goals in the 4-2 Guelph victory. The game started well for the purple and gold as captain Jean-Michel Rizk took the puck hard to […]

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Golden Hawks sweep battle of Waterloo

The number two nationally-ranked Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s hockey team faced the Waterloo Warriors in a double-header battle this weekend and took both games from their cross-town rivals by a combined score of 13-1. In game one on Saturday evening, the Hawks had goals from four different players, with second-year Vanessa Schabkar earning two points in the 4-1 victory. […]

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Laurier hockey downs Brock

An explosive first period that featured Mitchell Good and Nathan Peacock scoring 32 seconds apart within the first two minutes of the game gave a boisterous Laurier crowd, heavily made up of Winter Carnival attendees, much to cheer for early on, as the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s hockey team rode a strong first period to a 4-2 victory over […]

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Behind the Hawk: Andrea Ironside

There’s a reason head coach Rick Osborne decided to give Andrea Ironside the captain’s “C” this past year to lead the Golden Hawks’ women’s hockey team. Ironside’s mix of passion, motivation and leadership are all on constant display on and off the ice. This is evident in the Hawks’ astounding 17-0 record so far this season. The fifth-year kinesiology major […]

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Hawks lose battle

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s hockey team continued its struggle to pick up wins against serious Ontario University Athletics (OUA) Western Conference competition last Thursday. The season’s second battle of Waterloo ended in the same way as the first one in a 5-4 overtime win for the Warriors. It was a valiant display of resilience that gave the Hawks […]

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