Posts by Tigers

Men’s basketball close the gap with win

By Alex Rose, Sports Contributor • February 5, 2014

Kashrell Lawrence (22) looks for an opening against the high-flying Panthers. (Photo by Shauna Brown)

 
Close games have been a hallmark of the Tigers men’s basketball team’s season.
After losing their first  two games against UPEI this season by a …

Student athletes honored at Academic All-Canadian luncheon

By Graeme Benjamin, Sports Editor • January 31, 2014

Dal Athletics rewarded its high achievers on Jan. 23. (Photo by Jasspreet Sahib)

After a near cancellation due to budget cuts, 69 of 100 of Dalhousie’s Academic All-Canadian honourees took centre stage at the 15th annual Academic …

Overtime solves nothing for men’s basketball

By Graeme Benjamin, Sports Editor • January 24, 2014

Devon Stedman (15) puts up a contested shot in the paint. (Photo by Kit Moran)

After pulling out two of four points the previous weekend in Fredericton against the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds, Dal was unable to …

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 …

Two different wins for women’s volleyball

By Benjamin Blum, Sports Editor • January 17, 2014

Jessica Josenhans, 10, defends the net. (Photo by Kit Moran)

The women’s volleyball team emerged with consecutive victories in their weekend series against Memorial. However, it was a tale of two starkly different matches.
“We …

Men’s volleyball routs Memorial

By Benjamin Blum, Sports Editor • January 17, 2014

The Tigers were in top form last weekend. (Photo by Kit Moran)

It was an offensive clinic at the Dalplex over the weekend as the men’s volleyball team soundly defeated the Memorial Sea-Hawks, winning six straight …

Victory laps

By Daniel Bergman, Assistant Sports Editor • January 17, 2014

Swimmers Joe Ur, left, and Molly Wedge have had plenty to smile about recently. (Photo by Kit Moran)

“When in doubt, just win.” This is the ubiquitous mantra of sports culture—and the Dalhousie Tigers swim team may be its most loyal adherents.
The …

Letters (Nov 22)

By Dalhousie Gazette Staff • November 22, 2013

Letters (Nov 22)

Mis-gendered mistake offensive
(Re: Rally against transphobia inspired by Dal student’s complaints, Nov. 15)
Dear editor:
After reading the article regarding the rally against transphobia, I was …

Semester in review

By Dalhousie Gazette Staff • November 22, 2013

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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, Sports Editor • 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 …