Football

Seawolves eliminate Tigers in first round of playoffs

October 30, 2014

UNBSJ hand Tigers fifth-straight loss, head to AFL championships It was another rough outing for the Dalhousie Tigers Football Club on Oct. 26, falling to the visiting Saint John Seawolves 19-12 to end their season. A late fourth quarter push… Continue Reading

Hearing problems a non-issue for Dal running back

September 26, 2014

Adam Gallant hits stride in second year with Tigers. Adam Gallant didn’t take the conventional path to becoming competitive in the Atlantic Football League (AFL). But if the Tigers’ season opening 31-25 victory against the UNB Red Bombers is any… Continue Reading

From the broadcast booth: Dal football falters

November 01, 2013

It took less than 15 seconds for the Dal Tigers football club to look like it was not going to be their night. The opening kickoff resulted in a Dal fumble and a Holland College touchdown. Down early to a… Continue Reading

Holland College stuns Dalhousie in football semi final

November 01, 2013

Receiver Robbie Tufts caught fire in the fourth quarter of Dal’s semifinal defeat. (Archived photo by Chris Parent) Another year, another season of disappointment for the Dalhousie Tigers men’s football club. The black and gold’s championship hopes came to an… Continue Reading

The Ticker (For the week ending Oct. 13)

October 17, 2013

Cross Country: Tigers prep for finals in Quebec In a tune-up for the AUS championships in Moncton on Oct. 26, the Dal men’s and women’s cross-country teams took part in the RSEQ Invitational in Montreal on Oct. 12. The women’s… Continue Reading

Dal football secures homecoming victory

October 11, 2013

The Dalhousie Tigers football club gave a boost to the homecoming fans with a 14-7 win on Saturday, Oct. 5 against the visiting University of New Brunswick Saint John Seawolves. The first quarter was a tug-of-war, with both teams pressing… Continue Reading

Inside: Madden NFL 25

September 27, 2013

It’s 9 p.m., I’ve got a drink in hand, chips and Grandma’s homemade pickles within reach, and my good friend Ben seated across the sofa from me. The television screen is glowing with the main menu of Madden NFL 25…. Continue Reading

The Water Cooler: The Gazette debates the future of Dalhousie football

September 27, 2013

After a prolonged hiatus, Dalhousie Tigers football returned in 2010 in the form of an Atlantic Football League (AFL) club team. In the inaugural edition of The Water Cooler, the Gazette’s esteemed panel breaks down what that means and why… Continue Reading

Tigers football loses bite in Saint John

September 25, 2013

Inclement weather and a botched last-minute field goal attempt spelled defeat for the Dalhousie Tigers’ football club in their Sept. 22 game against the University of New Brunswick Saint John Seawolves. The match, played amidst a roaring gale in Saint… Continue Reading

Tigers football win home opener over defending champs

September 18, 2013

The Dalhousie Tigers football club finally gave their home fans something to cheer about. Opening the season against the University of New Brunswick Fredericton Red Bombers, the Tigers capitalized on a strong third quarter to win 25-6. Buoyed by excellent… Continue Reading

Dalhousie Tigers: Fall 2012 Semester in Review

November 23, 2012

By: Ian Froese, Sports Editor, Graeme Benjamin, Assistant Sports Editor, Henry Whitfield, Katelynn Gough, Alex Hallink, Arfa Ayub, Paula Sanderson, Sports Contributors This was a semester of predictability. Our teams that we expected to dominate did so. Our teams that… Continue Reading

Football Tigers eliminated

November 01, 2012

The Dalhousie football team will once again be hanging up their cleats early this season. After losing in a heartbreaking fashion to Holland College 22-19 on Oct. 27 in the semi-final, the Tigers can again only watch the league championship…. Continue Reading

There’s no place like the road

October 17, 2012

The Dalhousie Football Club has played their final match at Wickwire Field this season. And maybe that’s a good thing. Home-field advantage has been conspicuously absent for the Tigers this fall. That misfortune remained correct Oct. 13 when the Tigers… Continue Reading