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Hawks stay hot on the path to the playoffs

Coming off of a close loss to McMaster a couple of days prior, the Wilfrid Laurier University men’s basketball team was looking to rebound and get back into the win column. The Hawks were also looking to avenge their 11-point loss to the Waterloo Warriors in early December. This game came to be quite a competitive matchup and the type […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Nicole Morrison continues to make history as Hawks edge Warriors

Coming off a loss against the eighth ranked McMaster Marauders on Jan. 24, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women’s basketball team was looking to take care of business against the Waterloo Warriors. With their previous matchup ending with a final score of 67-50 for the Hawks, expectations were not too high for the Warriors, but this game turned out to […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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Hawks meet expectations at Brock Invitational to start the season

Both the men’s and women’s Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawk curling teams excelled at the Brock Invitational tournament this past weekend. The men’s and women’s teams picked up three wins each and finished with a respectable 3-1-1 record. The men’s team started the tournament with a 6-6 draw against their cross town rivals, the Waterloo Warriors. They followed that up with […]

by Pranav Desai· · Sports ·
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Laurier graduate Jessica Platt comes out as first openly transgender player in the CWHL

Wilfrid Laurier graduate Jessica Platt, who currently plays as a forward for the Toronto Furies in the Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL), recently came out as transgender. The former Hawk publicly announced her decision to come out through an Instagram post on Jan. 10, 2018. Platt is now the first openly transgender player to ever compete in the CWHL. It’s […]

by Pranav Desai· · Sports ·
Hawks find their defense and turn things around against Algoma

Hawks find their defense and turn things around against Algoma

It’s been a rough 2018 for the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s basketball team. Going into the New Year 6-4, they were in good position not only in the OUA West, but also as far as getting time off to continue their momentum. Unfortunately, things didn’t quite go the Hawks’ way. The Golden Hawks would go on to lose 4 straight, […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Basketball, Sports ·
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The lone bright spot in a tough season

  It has been another tough season for the Laurier Golden Hawks women’s hockey team this year. Following last year’s 3-21 season, the team has only become younger. With young teams, struggles are to be expected as they grow together and learn to win. Having started out the season 0-5, there would come a change in net for the Hawks. […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · Hockey, Sports ·