Soccer

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Unusual start to the season for women’s soccer

The Wilfrid Laurier women’s soccer team had an unusual start to their 2016 Ontario University Athletics season, last weekend. Facing off against the Guelph Gryphons and the Waterloo Warriors, the Hawks picked up two points, earning a 2-2 draw against the Gryphons and a 1-1 draw against the Warriors. “I think we were good. We had some ups and downs […]

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Laurier’s women’s soccer has a fresh start

There will be a new look to the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women’s soccer team when they hit the pitch this season. Last year, Laurier finished in second place in the Ontario University Athletics conference and earned a spot in the final four, hosted by Ottawa. Having to beat a potent Gee-Gees squad in the OUA semifinals, the Hawks came […]

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Split start for men’s soccer team

The Wilfrid Laurier men’s soccer team may have split their series between the Guelph Gryphons and the Waterloo Warriors last weekend—and the game against Guelph may not have been pretty—but head coach, Mario Halapir, was nothing but optimistic about the team on the field this year. The Hawks dropped a 4-0 decision against the Gryphons on Saturday afternoon before they […]

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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 […]

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Hawk assistant coach Niki Budalic southbound to ‘gulf state’

Hawk coach hired as assistant general manager of Orlando City Soccer Club

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Playing after the final whistle

A look at training for Laurier’s varsity teams in the offseason

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Budalic named assistant general manager of Orlando City SC

After six years coaching the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawk men’s and women’s soccer teams, assistant coach Niki Budalic was named as the assistant general manager for the Orlando City Soccer Club, effective January 25.  Budalic worked alongside both Barry MacLean and Mario Halapir, head coaches of the women’s and men’s soccer teams respectively, both as an athlete in 2001 and as […]

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Counting calories with Laurier athletes

Counting calories with Laurier athletes

Sports Editor Drew Yates interviews various Laurier athletes about the importance of nutrition

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