Posts by AUS

Recruiting for the future

By Raeesa Lalani • February 28, 2014

A strong Dalhousie swim team hopes to get even stronger in the years ahead. (Photo by Dustin Silvey)

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 …

Women’s volleyball second to none

By Ian Froese • February 27, 2014

Dalhousie's Desiree Nouwen keeps the ball in play - she would finish the game with 11 digs. (Photo by Nick Pearce via Dal Athletics)

Before Dalhousie won the Atlantic University Sport (AUS) women’s volleyball championship earlier this month, graduating player Katherine Ryan knew what to expect.
There would be …

Early championship edge for men’s volleyball

By Hamzeh Hadad • February 9, 2014


In what has become an Atlantic University Sport (AUS) tradition over the past 10 years, Dalhousie is squaring off against the University of New …

Women’s basketball split series vs. UPEI

By Hamzeh Hadad • 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 …

The Ticker (For the week ending Feb. 2)

By Daniel Bergman • February 6, 2014

Ben MacAskill had three assists in the UPEI win. (Photo by Kit Moran)

Men’s volleyball – Rivalry renewed in tense weekend series
A season-long battle for Atlantic University Sport (AUS) dominance continued last weekend, as the Dalhousie Tigers and …

Strong finish to undefeated swim season

By Benjamin Blum • January 23, 2014

The Tigers were leagues ahead of the competition last weekend. (Photo by Chris Parent)

Hosting their second meet of the season, the Dalhousie men’s and women’s swim teams continued to leave the competition in their wake. Both teams …

Semester in review

By Dalhousie Gazette Staff • November 22, 2013


The two-year ‘Reign of Froese’ ended in May, and with the sports section under the supervision of Ben and Dan, there have been some …

The Ticker (Week ending Nov. 17)

By Benjamin Blum • November 20, 2013


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 …

AUS men’s basketball season preview

By Justin Hartling • November 15, 2013

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It seems every year that Atlantic University Sport (AUS) basketball quickly turns into a runaway for a couple of teams and by January, most …

The Water Cooler III

By Dalhousie Gazette Staff • November 15, 2013

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In a nod to Charles Dickens, The Water Cooler looks at the past, present and future of Dal athletics.

KM: Kit Moran; DSU athletics commissionaire, varsity alumnus

KS: …