Photo by Marco Pedri

Golden Hawks top Warriors in the battle of Waterloo

On a rainy Wednesday evening, the Battle of Waterloo was just heating up as both the Laurier Golden Hawks and the Waterloo Warriors men’s hockey teams travelled down the road to play in the Battle of Waterloo, hosted at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium, home of the OHL’s Kitchener Rangers. Early on, the teams exchanged chances back and forth for the […]

by Rob Fifield· · Hockey, Sports ·
Men’s hockey loses on the road in London

Men’s hockey loses on the road in London

On Friday evening, The Laurier Golden Hawks travelled down the road in hopes of defeating their playoff rivals from a year ago, The Western Mustangs. The Mustangs controlled the pace early on in this one as they hemmed the Golden Hawks into their own end and the Golden Hawks ended up taking an early penalty as a result. Two minutes […]

by Rob Fifield· · Hockey, Sports ·
Photo by Serena Gill

Men’s hockey anticipates upcoming season

The Laurier men’s hockey team is looking to make some noise this year in the OUA standings. After finishing up last season with a playoff loss to the Western Mustangs, the coaching staff and players are hungry for more this season. “The goal is simple, to win an OUA championship,” Said head coach, Greg Puhalski. This year’s roster is bolstered […]

by Rob Fifield· · Hockey, Sports ·
Photo by Serena Gill

Men’s hockey looks hopeful with 10 new recruits

Men’s head hockey coach, Greg Puhalski, and the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks added ten new recruits to their 2016-17 class, to build on their progressive year that ended the three-year playoff drought.  Puhalski said that the incoming recruiting class will address some of their concerns by bringing more size on defence and some players who play centre. “We were on […]

by Drew Yates· · Hockey, Sports ·
(File photo by Will Huang)

Newest additions to women’s hockey announced

The announcement of the Wilfrid Laurier women’s hockey recruiting class has kept many on the edge of their seats. Coach Rick Osborne wisely sought the new addition of the committed six players to the Golden Hawks for the upcoming 2016-17 season. With a smaller coaching staff than in previous years, coach Osborne has been unyielding on his recruiting process. Joining […]

by Arman Aryapour· · Hockey, Sports ·
Photo courtesy of Lisa Malleck

Normandeau wins Outstanding Women of Laurier award

When Jacky Normandeau got up on stage as one of the nominees for the Outstanding Women of Laurier award with Evie Fortier and Suzanne Boroumand, she wasn’t nervous. But that was mainly because she thought she wouldn’t win. Normandeau was the recipient of the 11th annual OWL award, given to the woman who best combines athletic and academic achievement with […]

by Drew Yates· · Hockey, Soccer, Sports ·