Swimming

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 swimmers are double AUS Champions…again

February 26, 2016

The Tigers swim team shredded the competition to victory at the AUS Championships in the Dalplex on Feb. 12-14. The men’s team win was their eighteenth consecutive AUS title, while the women picked up their fifteenth in row. The Tigers… Continue Reading

Tigers Swimmers open season with a bang

October 26, 2015

Competing in their first meet of the 2015-16 season, the Tigers swim team absolutely crushed it at the UNB Amby Legere Invitational meet. Tigers in the pool won 26 of the 34 events as both the men’s and women’s sides… Continue Reading

Tigers Team Previews for 2015-16

September 18, 2015

Men’s Basketball Coming off a spectacular finish to last year when they got hot down the stretch and stole the AUS title as the fifth seed in the playoffs, this Tigers team will be looking to carry that momentum into… Continue Reading

Women’s swimming place fifth, men tenth at CIS championships

March 01, 2015

 After three long days of swimming, the Dalhousie swim team can return from the 2015 CIS swimming championships with their heads held high. Though UBC took home both the men’s and women’s team titles, Dal represented well against the top… Continue Reading

Dal swim teams dominate AUS championships

February 17, 2015

AUS records smashed as Tigers route competition It didn’t take much for the Tigers to swim to yet another consecutive AUS title. The women’s side ran away with it, totaling 466 points during the three-day tournament at the Dalplex. 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

Closing up to open up

October 03, 2014

Dalhousie Muslim Student Association advocate for women’s-only swim classes A women’s-only swim class has been on the Dalhousie Muslim Student Association’s agenda for a while. According to Zahraa Cherri, an active member of the MSA and a community assistant with… Continue Reading

The big finish!

March 28, 2014

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 fast it went by. For the editorial staff at the Gazette’s sports section, it’s a mix of… Continue Reading

Recruiting for the future

February 28, 2014

The spectator’s cheers echo throughout the pool. A whistle tweets as bodies bound off of the starting block. The crisp, turquoise water is pushed to the side with each stroke made by the rippling muscles of the swimmers. The black… Continue Reading

The Ticker (for the week ending Feb. 23)

February 28, 2014

Track and Field – Women take title, men settle for second For the first time since the 2001-02 season, the AUS track and field championship did not result in a clean sweep for the Tigers. Although the women’s team retained their… Continue Reading

2014’s Most Eligible Tigers

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 got a better a sense of the do’s and don’ts of their love lives… Continue Reading

The Ticker (For the week ending Feb. 9)

February 12, 2014

Swim – Men’s and women’s AUS reign continues It has been a long time since a Tigers swim team didn’t return from the Atlantic University Sport (AUS) with a championship banner. Buoyed by the performances of swimmers of the meet David… Continue Reading