Posts by Acadia

The Ticker (Week ending Nov. 17)

By Benjamin Blum, Sports Editor Emeritus • November 20, 2013

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Swimming: Tigers remain atop podium
The final meet of 2013 was another successful one for the Tigers, who once again lapped the competition at the Dalplex …

Cape Breton tops AUS basketball

By Stephen Campbell, Sports Contributor • March 5, 2013

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Dorsey records 30 points in final conference game

Dal basketball closes regular season with confidence boost

By Stephen Campbell, Sports Contributor • February 26, 2013

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Women’s graduates key in final Dalplex game
In an emotional night where graduating players Keisha Brown and Anna von Maltzahn were honoured, the pair set …

Reunion on the road

By Monica Mutale, Sports Contributor • February 1, 2013

Tigers, Axemen go airborne. (Monica Mutale photo)

There are no goodbyes on a journey this short; it’s the hellos that matter.
After all, these are no solo travelers. Today, this season—perhaps always—the …

Dal rugby’s title dynasty ends

By Monica Mutale, Sports Contributor • November 2, 2012

The late comeback surge by Evan Taras and the Tigers wasn't enough. (David Munro photo)

On a chilly Sunday afternoon at Merv Sullivan Park, Acadia sent Dalhousie rugby home empty-handed for the first time since 2006. The defending champions …

Tigers stumble out of the gate

By Arfa Ayub, Staff Contributor • October 17, 2012

Men’s hockey earned one of four points over the weekend. (Bryn Karcha photo)

It wasn’t the type of start the Dalhousie men’s hockey team was looking for. A 5-2 loss to Saint Mary’s and a 5-4 overtime …

Men’s soccer outclassed

By Ian Froese, Editor-in-chief emeritus • October 5, 2012

Dal's James Nearing tries to get a foot on the ball as his opponent breaks for it. (Chris Parent photo)

Inconsistency has marred the first half of this campaign for the Dalhousie men’s soccer team.
The Tigers knew scoring would be a question mark entering …

CIS Final 8 daily recap: Friday

By Ben Wedge, Contributor • March 10, 2012

CIS player of the year Philip Scrubb contributed with 25 points.

Quarterfinal Game No. 3  :  No. 2 Alberta Golden Bears  81 – 52  No. 7 Ryerson Rams 
The Bears took no time in the CIS …

Playoff dreams dashed

By Arfa Ayub, Staff Contributor • February 11, 2012

Dal's Francois Gauthier with the puck Feb. 4. Photo by Martina Marien.

Dalhousie’s miraculous mid-season turnaround did not have the Cinderella finish the team was looking for.
The Tigers men’s hockey team, the same team which was …

Women’s volleyball brushes aside Axewomen

By Tim Vanderweide, Staff Contributor • January 26, 2012

Women's volleyball in action Jan. 22. Photo by Pau Balite.

Head coach Rick Scott should be pleased as his Tigers never looked out of place Jan. 25, improving to 10 – 3 on the …