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Men’s volleyball loses fifth straight

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s volleyball team continued their futile start to the season on Sunday, falling in straight sets to the Waterloo Warriors. With the loss, the Hawks now find themselves in the throes of a five match losing streak; they haven’t won since their season-opener against last-place Royal Military College on Oct. 24. “We’re fighting the way […]

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Hawks’ match postponed by H1N1

For the second week in a row, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s volleyball team had a match postponed due to H1N1. It was announced two days before the game that the Hawks’ scheduled opponents, the Waterloo Warriors, had a number of confirmed cases of H1N1 on the team – compared to last week when members of the University of […]

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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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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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Hawks continue winning streak

In what has become routine over the past few seasons, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s hockey team remained undefeated over the weekend with a 3-0 win over the Waterloo Warriors on Saturday afternoon. The win puts the Hawks’ record at a perfect 9-0 as they complete their first runthrough of the other nine teams in the division. “This was […]

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Laurier football coaches win OUA awards

Last week the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) football conference announced its major award winners and Laurier’s manager of football operations and head coach Gary Jeffries and defensive co-ordinator and linebackers’ coach Ron Van Moerkerke were both recognized. Jeffries took home the Dave “Tuffy” Knight award as the OUA coach of the year – named after the Laurier coaching legend – […]

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Men’s volleyball continue losing streak

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s volleyball team lost their fifth match in a row on Sunday, falling in straight sets to the Waterloo Warriors just down the street. The young Hawks squad were plagued by sloppy play throughout the game, missing several serves and passing with little accuracy. The Hawks look to snap their losing skid on Friday when […]

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Women’s basketball falls to 1-3

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s basketball team recorded their third loss of the season on Saturday as they fell 71-59 to the Queen’s Gaels in front of their home crowd. The Hawks didn’t seem to have an answer for Gaels’ veteran Erin Skippon who put up a game-high 22 points in the victory. With the loss, the Hawks now […]

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Men’s basketball splits weekend

After winning handily on Friday night, in an 89-66 rout over the Royal Military College (RMC) Paladins, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ men’s basketball team was looking to even their record at 2-2 on Saturday, but the Queen’s Gaels had other ideas. The Gaels’ clutch shooting, late in the fourth quarter proved to be the difference in a back-and-forth affair […]

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Women’s hockey improves to 9-0

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks’ women’s hockey team continued their perfect start to the season on Saturday, with a 3-0 win over the Waterloo Warriors. The Hawks received goals from third-year Kaley Powers, second-year Abby Rainsberry and rookie Devon Skeats in the victory. Skeats’ second period goal marked the first in her Laurier career. Hawks’ star goalie Liz Knox continued […]

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