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You are now a tiger

Wear it proud and wear it loud

September 04, 2015

For all new members of the Dalhousie community, welcome to one of the best schools in the world. You are now a Tiger – wear it proud and wear it loud. To all returning Tigers, welcome back: let’s go release… Continue Reading

Season Recaps

April 03, 2016

Men’s Basketball, AUS Champs, 4th in CIS It was another tremendous year for head coach Rick Plato and his squad. They were able to defend their AUS championship and win back-to-back for the first time in the programs history. The… Continue Reading

State of Tigers athletics: the Gazette sits down with Tim Maloney

April 03, 2016

With all of the action wrapped up for the season, the Gazette sat down with Tigers varsity athletic director Tim Maloney to find out how he thought the 2016-17 year went and what he hopes the future will bring. Gazette:… Continue Reading

Women’s basketball: Tigers fall 69-56 to Capers: eliminated from playoffs

March 11, 2016

The women’s basketball Tigers fell 69-56 to the Cape Breton Capers in their quarterfinal matchup of the AUS championships in the Scotiabank Centre on Friday March 4.   With the loss the Tigers were eliminated from the AUS championships.  … Continue Reading

Men’s Vball: Tigers fall 3-1 to Varsity Reds in AUS final

March 11, 2016

The men’s volleyball Tigers lost 3-1 (25-20, 18-25, 25-23, 27-25) to the UNB Varsity Reds in the decisive game three of the AUS finals on Friday March 4 at the Dalplex.   The loss ended the Tigers two-year run as… Continue Reading

Tiger beat Panthers 87-85 win 2nd straight AUS Championship

March 07, 2016

The men’s basketball Tigers won their second consecutive AUS championship with an 87-85 victory over the UPEI Panthers at the Scotiabank Centre on Sunday March 6. The title gives the Tigers back-to-back championships in basketball for the first time in… Continue Reading

Men’s basketball semifinal

Tigers outlast Huskies 75-74, move on to finals

March 06, 2016

The men’s B-ball Tigers had a thrilling 75-74 victory over the SMU Huskies in the semifinals of the 2016 AUS championships Saturday night at the Scotiabank Centre. “We didn’t shoot the ball great tonight but we played so hard defencively,”… Continue Reading

Gadoury and Boes recognized for their great seasons

March 04, 2016

Dalhousie Tigers men’s hockey team forward Phil Gadoury and goaltender Corbin Boes were awarded their fantastic seasons this year. Gadoury won AUS and CIS Rookie of the Year and Boes was named to the AUS First All-Star Team. Phil Gadoury… Continue Reading

MacLean and MacNeil both honoured by AUS this Season

March 04, 2016

Dalhousie Tigers women’s hockey team forwards Sarah MacNeil and Lisa MacLean were awarded by the AUS this season. MacNeil won The Student-Athlete Community Service Award while MacLean was named to the AUS’s second All-Star team. This is the second year… Continue Reading

Tigers lose to Capers 85-84 in OT – still clinch first place for playoffs

March 04, 2016

The men’s B-ball Tigers dropped their final regular season game 85-84 in OT to the Cape Breton Capers in Cape Breton on Friday, Feb. 26. The Tigers still finished first in the AUS and will have a first round bye… Continue Reading

Tigers make playoffs despite 68-58 loss to Capers

March 04, 2016

The women’s B-ball Tigers fell to the Cape Breton Capers 68-58 in Cap Breton on Friday, Feb. 26. Even with the loss the Tigers were able to secure the sixth and final playoff spot in the AUS. That is a… Continue Reading

Tigers stay alive with 3-2 win over Varsity Reds – force game three

March 04, 2016

The men’s V-ball Tigers kept their season alive with a 3-2 (18-25, 25-21, 25-17, 23-25, 15-9) win in a five set thriller over the UNB Varsity Reds on Saturday Feb. 27 in Fredericton. With the win, the Tigers force a… Continue Reading

Tigers swimmers bring home some hardware from CIS championships

March 04, 2016

Competing in the CIS Swimming Championships at Laval University from Feb. 26-28, both men’s and women’s Tigers teams finished in the top ten. The women’s team finished in fifth place with 342 points and the men came in sixth with… Continue Reading

Tigers track and field teams bring home double AUS championships

March 04, 2016

The Tigers track and field teams won AUS championships in both the men’s and women’s divisions competing in Moncton at the 2016 Subway AUS Track and Field Championships from on Feb. 27-28. The men’s side was able to reclaim the… Continue Reading