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

Strong finish to undefeated swim season

January 23, 2014

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 finished in first place for the fourth consecutive time this season. The team had a strong… Continue Reading

AUS men’s basketball season preview

November 15, 2013

It seems every year that Atlantic University Sport (AUS) basketball quickly turns into a runaway for a couple of teams and by January, most people can predict who will be in the championships at the Metro Centre. This year may… Continue Reading

Cross-country champions

November 01, 2013

It’s what the Dalhousie men’s and women’s cross-country teams have been working for throughout the year. All the early morning practices, the vigorous training schedule and the competition during the regular season leads to one moment: the Atlantic University Sport… Continue Reading

Rough opening weekend for men’s hockey

October 25, 2013

Andrew Roski (44) under pressure from the Panthers (Photo by Nick Pearce via Dal Athletics) The men’s hockey season got off to an inauspicious start, dropping their opening games 5-1 and 4-3 to UPEI and St. Thomas University respectively. The… Continue Reading

Back-to-back titles the goal for women’s volleyball

October 18, 2013

Rick Scott isn’t ready to give up the Atlantic University Sport’s (AUS) banner anytime soon, and he believes this year’s team has what it takes to hold on to it. “I’m excited about the year,” says Scott, head coach of… Continue Reading

The Ticker (For the week ending Oct. 6)

October 09, 2013

Tigers soccer had a good trip up to Antigonish on October 6, with both the men’s and women’s teams getting back into the win column. The women’s team overwhelmed the St. Francis Xavier X-Women 3-0, with goals coming from Elise… Continue Reading

Women’s soccer on a mission

September 13, 2013

This will not be the last time the possibility of an Atlantic University Sports (AUS) three-peat for the women’s soccer team will be discussed. Head coach Jack Hutchison is well aware of this. “To be real honest, I don’t think… Continue Reading

King’s men’s volleyball program cut

September 06, 2013

The University of King’s College has cut its men’s volleyball program. The team was in the midst of a coaching transition, and this air of uncertainty led to a lack of commitment on the part of returning and incoming volleyball… Continue Reading

Men’s basketball coach John Campbell leaving Dal to coach at U of T

April 30, 2013

Campbell ends 11-year head coach stint with Tigers, including two AUS titles… Continue Reading

Rieka Santilli, David Sharpe garner top Dal athlete awards

March 28, 2013

Second ever top athlete honours for both Tigers … Continue Reading

Dalhousie Tigers: Winter 2013 Semester in Review

March 22, 2013

By: Ian Froese, Sports Editor, Henry Whitfield, Benjamin Blum, Stephen Campbell, Monica Mutale, Staff Contributors Let’s not gloss over it: this was a semester unlike any other for Dalhousie Athletics. Instead of the slap to the wrist many expected, the… Continue Reading

The state of Dalhousie athletics

March 22, 2013

The Gazette sits down with Dal’s director of varsity athletics Karen Moore to discuss six AUS titles, the aging Dalplex and what’s next for women’s hockey…. Continue Reading