Dal basketball closes regular season with confidence boost

Women’s graduates key in final Dalplex game In an emotional night where graduating players Keisha Brown and Anna von Maltzahn were honoured, the pair set the Dalplex on fire one last time. Dalhousie ended their season on a winning note by toppling the reigning champion Acadia Axewomen 88-78 Feb. 23 in a four-point game that…

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Heartbreaking defeat to undefeated Capers

Simon Marr outmuscles his UPEI opponent in Dal's 81-71 victory. (Chris Parent photo)

What a game. There was no shortage of drama in a seesaw battle between the undefeated Cape Breton Capers and the now 6-7 Dalhousie Tigers Jan. 26, in front of a packed house on residence night at the Dalplex. The Tigers faithful were treated to a thriller that came down to the final seconds. Dal’s…

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Why Devon Stedman is not playing for the best team in the country

Two years after a devastating injury, Stedman has revived his basketball career at Dalhousie. (Bryn Karcha photo)

Sometimes things fall apart so other things can fall into place. Devon Stedman, a 20-year-old native of Ottawa, Ont. and a rookie on the Dalhousie men’s basketball team, knows that better than most people. In 2009, Stedman’s future in basketball looked bright. One of the country’s most highly sought-after high school players at the time,…

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