Posts Tagged ‘women’s hockey’

Women’s hockey is back at UNB

The University of New Brunswick (UNB) Reds women’s hockey team is making a comeback to Atlantic University Sports (AUS) after a ten-year absence.  The hockey team is back after a seven-year legal battle that resulted in the school being ordered to bring back the program by the New Brunswick Labour and Employment board in 2016.…

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Women’s hockey team moves up in the standings

The Dalhousie Tigers’ women’s hockey team moved closer to jumping up in the standings after they defeated the Mount Allison Mounties 3-1 at the Civic arena on Nov. 12. “Collectively the drive was there today,” said Tigers’ forward Ashley Money. “We wanted that one, like real bad.” Coming into the game, the Tigers were last…

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Pink in the Rink night

The Dalhousie Tigers’ women’s hockey team played its Pink in the Rink game on Saturday night at the Halifax Forum. It was a success financially but unsuccessful on the ice as they lost the game 3-2 to the St. Thomas Tommies. Pink in the Rink night is a game played as a fundraiser for breast…

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Tigers lose 4-1 to Huskies

The Dalhousie Tigers’ women’s hockey team lost 4-1 to the league leading Saint Mary’s Huskies on Sunday, Jan. 31 at the Alumni Arena. “It was a very good game, we started off really well and that was something we wanted to focus on,” said Tigers’ forward Elizabeth MacArthur.  “It’s too bad with the outcome but…

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Tigers lose 3-2 to Mounties

The Dalhousie Tigers’ women’s hockey team lost 3-2 to the Mount Allison Mounties on Saturday, Jan. 30 at the Halifax Forum. “I thought our team battled pretty hard, we had a couple of defensive lapses but we just couldn’t score enough,” said Tigers’ Head Coach Sean Fraser. The Mounties opened the scoring 03:17 into the…

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

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 nation. Seventeen senior members of the team were suspended after the discovery that first-year players were subjected to hazing as part of a “rookie initiation ritual,” inevitably forcing the team to…

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The Ticker (For the week ending Jan. 26)

Katherine Ryan (6) leaps into action. (Photo by Chris Parent)

 Women’s Volleyball The Dalhousie Tigers’ women’s volleyball team dominated the visiting Acadia Axewomen on Friday, Jan. 24, winning their evening game in straight sets (25-18, 25-14, 25-18). This decisive victory allowed the Tigers (9-4) to keep pace with the conference-leading Saint Mary’s Huskies (9-3), as both teams now sit atop the Atlantic University Sport (AUS)…

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The Ticker (For the week ending Jan. 12)

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, Jan. 10. After surrendering three consecutive goals to end the first, the Tigers scored four unanswered goals to finish the game, including two from Patrick Daley. On the women’s side,…

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The Ticker (For the week ending Nov. 10)

Basketball: AUS season tips off at Dalplex The Dal Tigers men’s and women’s basketball seasons both opened with a two-game series agains UNB. The women’s team controlled the entire game on Friday Nov. 8, handling the Varsity Reds 81-55, buoyed by Tessa Stammberger’s 21 points and a double-double from Ainsley MacIntyre. Saturday’s tilt would swing in…

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