Sports

NHL returns during second wave of COVID

PHOTO BY JEREMY VYN, THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY   The next NHL season has an official start date after months of uncertainty surrounding the return of professional hockey amidst a continuing pandemic.   On Dec. 20, 2020, the league made a […]

What defines a sport?

PHOTO BY SARA SHEIKH / THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY   A common debate that surrounds the world of sports is the elements that allow a particular activity to become labelled as a sport, the most important one being physical exertion.   […]

Can KAOS compete?

PHOTOS BY NATASHA O’NEILL / THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY Disclaimer: All photos in this article were taken prior to COVID-19.   Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there have been adjustments that dance teams across universities have had to make.  But there is […]

The Value of Chemistry in Sports

CONTRIBUTED IMAGE / THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY   Knowing your role for a team and coming together with others to compete for a common goal is the basis of all team sports.  While the makeup of a successful team includes elements […]

Women’s XC ranked third in Canada

The Laurier Brantford Women’s Cross Country team brought home a third place medal from Nationals this past month.      The historical moment came on November 9 when the members completed the 6km course battling through the freezing conditions and challenging […]

LB extramural team concludes the season

Laurier Brantford’s extramural volleyball team concluded their season with a tournament at Centennial last Friday. Results weren’t exactly what the team wanted, but team captain Joel Schellenberger was happy with the performance. “For sure our best tournament of the year,” […]