Seattle Storm wins 2018 WNBA title

Breanna Stewart led the Seattle Storm to the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) title on Wednesday in game three of the best-of-five semi-final series against the Washington Mystics.  Stewar...
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The Thorns are headed back to the finals

The defending National Women’s Soccer League champions, the Portland Thorns, are headed back to the league final for the third time in franchise history.   The Thorns, who had the league’s secon...

New YMCA hires Pat Kitchen as manager

Laurier Brantford and the YMCA have appointed Pat Kitchen as general manager for the new athletics facility that will be opening in Brantford this September.  Kitchen is currently associate director of Athl...

A medicine ball workout for couples

Need a way to spice up your gym life? Looking for motivation to even set foot in the weight room? In search of a fun, active and unique date for you and your Valentine?  Below is a series of medicine bal...
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Boston Breakers have come to an end

Boston Breakers soccer team folds  One of the original teams of the National Women’s Soccer League, the Boston Breakers, has come to an end.    The announcement was officially made Sunday, although ...
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LB men and women compete at Conestoga

Laurier Brantford’s soccer teams, both men and women’s, competed at the Conestoga College varsity tournament on Jan. 19.   The men’s team has been training all season at the varsity level while the w...

Why keep your resolutions?

It’s getting to that time in January when people begin to let their New Year’s resolutions fade from their minds. This is especially truthful when it comes to resolutions about working out. As someone who...

MSOCC debut of the season

Laurier Brantford men’s varsity soccer played for the first time this school year on Saturday.   The Golden Hawks competed in a tournament hosted by Centennial College at the Pickering Soccer Centre. ...

Women’s hockey team makes semis

The Laurier Brantford women’s extramural hockey team made it to the semi finals in their tournament Thursday.  After winning their first three games, the Golden Hawks lost 2-1 to the Fanshawe Falcons ...

Women’s basketball team places second

Laurier Brantford’s women’s extramural basketball team claimed two titles at their tournament Friday.   The Golden Hawks finished not only as finalists, but were also given the Fair Play award.  Th...

WHKY takes homecoming defeat to UofT

Wilfrid Laurier’s varsity women’s hockey team suffered a 2-0 defeat at Laurier Brantford’s homecoming game on Friday, Oct. 20.   The Golden Hawks took on the University of Toronto Varsity Blues just...

Which teammate stereotype are you?

  Aries (Mar. 21 – Apr. 19): Team Captain  You are passionate, inspirational and like to be the leader. Your role modelling courage, optimism and enthusiasm helps the entire team believe victorie...

NFL protests continue on

The national anthem protests in the NFL continued this past weekend during Week Four.    The majority of players stood but there was still a large number that knelt.  The Miami Dolphins and New Orlea...

Lions Park hosts annual Terry Fox run

  Some time before he passed, Terry Fox said, “I’ve said to people before that I’m going to do my very best to make it, I’m not going to give up. But I might not make it . . . if I don’t, the...

An issue of gender equality in sports

Laurier has two passionate, hard working and highly skilled varsity hockey teams. For now I’ll refer to them as Team One and Team Two.   Team One was established in 1921. Since then, they’ve w...

Top 10 Jay’s moments

The Toronto Blue Jays just can’t seem to reach their 2015 potential this season. They currently stand dead last in the American League, and in 29th out of all 30 teams in the MLB. Maybe it’s been all the i...

A closer look into athletics at Laurier

The beginning of the new school year is here and so is a fresh season of athletics and recreation. Whether you’re sporty, a gym junkie, or simply enjoy the social aspect of being a part of a club or team, Lau...

How goes your summer workout

Summer beach bod season is upon us, but never fear, for some 2017-18 Laurier Brantford fitness instructors are here! These lads are new to the team and bursting with exercise tips to get you through the su...

New NHL team unveils official jerseys

New NHL team Las Vegas Golden Knights recently unveiled their official jerseys for their first and upcoming NHL season. On June 20, the Golden Knights revealed the two Adidas ADIZERO Authentic NHL jerseys (o...

Time to hit the gym

Working out is no doubt a healthy pastime that everyone should have in their daily routine. Exercise is such a great thing that the only vice associated with it is not exercising at all. Unfortunately, that’s...

Canadian Paralympians find success in Rio

University is a great place, but the issue with it is that some students don’t have a TV. And the ones who do have a TV usually have no cable. This is a serious problem. How are supposed to watch our fellow C...