Posts by hockey

OPINION: Women’s hockey pick up where they left off

By Graeme Benjamin • February 7, 2014

We're pretty optimistic about this team. (Photo by Kit Moran

Around this time last year, Dalhousie’s women’s hockey team not only caught the attention of the Gazette, but that of media outlets across the …

Tigers playoff hopes defeated

By Hamzeh Hadad • January 31, 2014

Brett Theberge (27) puts a shot on net in an earlier contest. (Photo by Nick Pearce via Dal Athletics)

The Dalhousie Tigers men’s hockey team faced the co-first place Acadia Axemen Friday Jan. 24 at the Halifax Forum. Despite being at opposite ends …

The Ticker (For the week ending Jan. 12)

By Benjamin Blum • January 17, 2014

Marita Alfieri, 13, battles for a loose puck. (Photo by Kit Moran)

Hockey: Successful homestand as both teams earn points
Men’s hockey showed excellent resolve, coming back from a 3-1 deficit to win 5-3 against St. FX on Friday, …

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 Water Cooler III

By Dalhousie Gazette Staff • November 15, 2013

water cooler

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: …

The Ticker (For the week ending Nov 3)

By Daniel Bergman • November 7, 2013


Hockey: On-ice struggles continue
A disappointing weekend for Tigers hockey ended on a redeeming note, as Dalhousie’s women’s team overcame a two-goal deficit to secure a …

The Ticker (Week Ending Oct 27)

By Benjamin Blum • October 30, 2013


Soccer: Focus shifts to playoffs after homestand
“Undefeated October” continued for Dal soccer, as the women’s team won their final two matches of the season. …

Rough opening weekend for men’s hockey

By Benjamin Blum • 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, …

Women’s hockey opens season with resilient display

By Daniel Bergman • October 25, 2013


A new era for Tigers women’s hockey began this weekend, as a Dalhousie team carrying 15 rookies kicked off its 2013-14 campaign with mixed …

The Hockey Series: Fighting in the Game

By Dalhousie Gazette Staff • October 18, 2013


Unavoidable in today’s game: Josh Fraser, Opinions Contributor 
The game of hockey is a collision sport in a low-friction, walled environment. NHL players can clock skating speeds …