Posts by St. FX

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

By Graeme Benjamin, Sports Editor • 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, Sports Contributor • 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 …

Aggressive X-Women dominate Tigers

By Daniel Bergman, Assistant Sports Editor • January 23, 2014

Courtney Thompson (5) driving to the lane against the X-Women. (Photo by Kit Moran)

Friday night is usually a time for celebration—an opportunity to leave one’s weekday cares behind. For the Dalhousie Tigers women’s basketball team, however, last …

Dalhousie earns third consecutive lacrosse title

By Ian Froese, Editor-in-chief emeritus • November 13, 2013


Turns out, winning a league championship doesn’t get old for Dalhousie men’s lacrosse.
When the champagne bottle had been emptied, the last hugs exchanged and …

The Ticker (For the week ending Nov 3)

By Daniel Bergman, Assistant Sports Editor • 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 …

Cross-country champions

By Graeme Benjamin, Sports Editor • November 1, 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 …

Women’s hockey opens season with resilient display

By Daniel Bergman, Assistant Sports Editor • 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 …

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

By Graeme Benjamin, Sports Editor • 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 …

Cross-country meet descends on Point Pleasant

By Moe Elgayar, News Contributor • October 11, 2013


Saturday, Oct. 6 proved to be a good day for Dalhousie’s cross-country runners, as both the men’s and women’s teams found success during the …

Forever 21 pulls ‘X-Ring’ look-alikes

By Kay Jeffrey, News Contributor • September 20, 2013

The famous X-Ring (Press photo)

If you attend an Atlantic university, chances are you recognize the large gold ring with a  black “X” in the center worn by alumni …