Posts by Basketball

The new face of Dalhousie Athletics

By Graeme Benjamin, Sports Editor • September 15, 2014

The new face of Dalhousie Athletics

Tim Maloney named director of varsity athletics after nationwide search  
Tim Maloney has quite the athletic resume at Dalhousie.
The Halifax native began his new position …

The big finish!

By Dalhousie Gazette Staff • March 28, 2014

MacDonald had the Tigers set up for success. (Photo y Chris Parent)

The end of the year brings about different feelings for everyone. Some are relieved that it’s finally over, while others are bewildered by how …

2014’s Most Eligible Tigers

By Graeme Benjamin, Sports Editor • February 14, 2014


They’re hot. They’re athletic. They’re talented.
But most importantly…they’re single.
We’ve hand-picked seven of Dalhousie’s most eligible varsity bachelors and bachelorettes, sat down with them and …

Women’s basketball split series vs. UPEI

By Hamzeh Hadad, Sports Contributor • February 7, 2014

Courtney Thompson (5) fights through a double-team in a physical contest against UPEI. (Photo by Chris Parent)

Back-to-back games at the Dalplex over the weekend were vital for both the Dalhousie Tigers and the visiting UPEI Panthers. Locked in a tight …

Men’s basketball close the gap with win

By Alex Rose, Sports Contributor • February 5, 2014

Kashrell Lawrence (22) looks for an opening against the high-flying Panthers. (Photo by Shauna Brown)

Close games have been a hallmark of the Tigers men’s basketball team’s season.
After losing their first  two games against UPEI this season by a …

The Ticker (For the week ending Jan. 26)

By Daniel Bergman, Assistant Sports Editor • February 1, 2014

Dal's Devon Stedman (15) on the court during Saturday's game. (Photo by Chris Parent)

 Women’s Volleyball
The Dalhousie Tigers’ women’s volleyball team dominated the visiting Acadia Axewomen on Friday, Jan. 24, winning their evening game in straight sets (25-18, …

One day with the Tigers

By Benjamin Blum, Sports Editor • January 31, 2014

Players cheer from the sidelines. (Photo by Kit Moran)

Saturday morning is the beginning of a quick turnaround for the Dalhousie women’s basketball team. Fresh off a loss to the AUS-leading Saint Mary’s …

Overtime solves nothing for men’s basketball

By Graeme Benjamin, Sports Editor • January 24, 2014

Devon Stedman (15) puts up a contested shot in the paint. (Photo by Kit Moran)

After pulling out two of four points the previous weekend in Fredericton against the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds, Dal was unable to …

Aggressive X-Women dominate Tigers

By Daniel Bergman, Assistant Sports Editor • January 23, 2014

Courtney Thompson (5) driving to the lane against the X-Women. (Photo by Kit Moran)

Friday night is usually a time for celebration—an opportunity to leave one’s weekday cares behind. For the Dalhousie Tigers women’s basketball team, however, last …

The Ticker (For the week ending Jan. 12)

By Benjamin Blum, Sports Editor • January 17, 2014

Marita Alfieri, 13, battles for a loose puck. (Photo by Kit Moran)

Hockey: Successful homestand as both teams earn points
Men’s hockey showed excellent resolve, coming back from a 3-1 deficit to win 5-3 against St. FX on Friday, …