Hockey

Golden Bears earn second-straight University Cup with win over Varsity-Reds

March 22, 2015

The University of Alberta Golden Bears successfully defended their CIS championship title, defeating the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds 6-3. Despite finishing with a strong lead, the game was anything but a cruise for U of A, as they… Continue Reading

Dalhousie residences raise $17,000 for IWK in charity faceoff

Trojans with lopsided victory over Bighorns

March 21, 2015

The Bighorns and the Trojans faced off once again at the tenth-annual Residence Charity Faceoff on Mar. 14 at the Halifax Forum. The Trojans dominated the Bighorns 10-3 in a game that was anything but peaceful. The Trojans were relentless on… Continue Reading

Golden Bears earn second-straight University Cup with win over Varsity-Reds

March 16, 2015

The University of Alberta Golden Bears successfully defended their CIS championship title, defeating the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds 6-3. Despite finishing with a strong lead, the game was anything but a cruise for U of A, as they… Continue Reading

Gryphons capture bronze with nail-biting win over UQTR

March 16, 2015

The Guelph Gryphons won the Queen’s Cup grudge match 3-2 in overtime to take bronze at the University Cup in Halifax on Sunday. Despite 48 penalty minutes, power play time didn’t aid either team in this one. The Gryphons and… Continue Reading

CIS University Cup Recap: Day 2

March 14, 2015

Patriotes’ electrifying comeback stuns Axemen in CIS University Cup quarterfinal By Stephen Campbell The term “heartbreaker” is often overused in the sports world, but Friday’s Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) University Cup quarterfinal between University of Quebec Trois-Rivieres and Acadia is… Continue Reading

CIS University Cup Recap: Day 1

March 13, 2015

Guelph tops University of Calgary thanks to outstanding goaltending By Stephen Campbell In hockey, all it takes is for one team (and particularly, one goaltender) to get hot at the right time. In the case of the 2014-15 Canadian Interuniversity… Continue Reading

Women’s hockey advances to AUS semifinals

Tigers edge Tommies in best-of-three series

March 01, 2015

The Dalhousie women’s hockey team defeated the St. Thomas University Tommies 2-1 Feb. 21 to narrowly win the AUS quarterfinal best-of-three series two games to one. The Tigers opened their postseason bid Feb. 18 on the road as the fifth… Continue Reading

Women’s hockey clinch playoff spot

February 17, 2015

Dominating 6-1 victory over X-Women results in team’s first postseason birth in three years The Dalhousie women’s hockey team has punched their ticket to the playoffs with a 6-1 rout over the first place St. FX X-Women. But it didn’t… Continue Reading

Another dismal end

February 08, 2015

Men’s hockey misses playoffs for 11th time in 12 seasons The hopes were high and the bar set low for a Dalhousie team featuring 11 new recruits. Everyone remembers, but wants to forget last season’s abysmal 3-24-1 record. After finishing… Continue Reading

Women’s hockey fall 1-0 to UPEI in shootout

February 08, 2015

Heartbreaking loss makes playoff picture unclear Despite disciplined and defensive play, the Dalhousie Tigers’ women’s hockey team suffered a tough loss Jan. 30, falling 2-1 in a shootout to the UPEI Panthers. The Tigers were unable to avenge their 5-0… Continue Reading

Winless weekend for women’s hockey

January 16, 2015

Tigers drop contests to X-women, Huskies After a 4-1 loss to the St. FX X-Women on Jan. 9, the Dalhousie women’s hockey team looked to improve their record on the road with a Sunday matinee against their cross-town rival Saint… Continue Reading

Men’s hockey split weekend matchups

November 10, 2014

Tigers beat Moncton, lose to UNB in fourth weekend of play The Dalhousie Tigers men’s hockey team went .500 in their weekend games, beating the Moncton Aigles Bleus 4-2 on Oct. 31, but getting shutout 6-0 Nov. 1 to the… Continue Reading

The Ticker (for the week ending Oct. 19)

October 25, 2014

Women’s hockey split opening weekend contests Dalhousie started their season off on the right foot Oct. 17 on the road with a 5-2 victory over the Mount Allison Mounties. The Tigers scored five unanswered goals after the Mounties jumped out… Continue Reading