Soccer

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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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The tale of nationals

The tale of nationals

Hawks follow national narrative of losing consolation final

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Season comes to an end for women’s soccer

After two losses in BC, the Golden Hawks come home empty handed

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Hawks eliminated from medal contention

VANCOUVER, B.C. — We have observed soccer in its cruelest form. With the weather forecast predicting almost 48 hours of non-stop rain, it seemed like a premonition for what the Wilfrid Laurier women’s soccer team would experience in their quarter-final game of the Canadian Interuniversity Sport national championship. Injuries. Slippery conditions. A lack of chances. A “little error” that cost […]

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On the hunt for CIS gold

On the hunt for CIS gold

This very well may be the year for Wilfrid Laurier women’s soccer.

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Hawks claim silver at OUA championship

OTTAWA, Ont. — It was truly the definition of a heartbreak. The Wilfrid Laurier women’s soccer team came in to the Ontario University Athletics final against the Queen’s Gaels with high hopes and a ton of confidence. They controlled the first half, but miscommunication and a defensive lapse in the 68th minute would seal the Hawks’ fate. Queen’s would win […]

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Hawks advance to sixth OUA championship in nine years

OTTAWA, Ont. — It was 6 a.m., Saturday morning and Nicole Lyon couldn’t sleep. The second-year Wilfrid Laurier women’s soccer all-star was too excited — and nervous — for the upcoming Ontario University Athletics semifinal against the No. 3 nationally-ranked and first-seeded Ottawa Gee-Gees to sleep. She went for a walk to the parliament buildings before coming back in time […]

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Soccer Hawks lose their sixth-seed magic; fall to Marauders

Men’s soccer head coach Mario Halapir had one word to sum up the season for his team — progressive. For the last three years, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks came into the first round of the playoffs as the sixth seed in the Ontario University Athletics West division and eliminated the third seed to advance to the quarter-finals. But this […]

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