“We always bring a certain ferocity”: Ryerson Rams men’s volleyball team gears up for new season

By: Manuela Vega After their post-season was cut short at the hands of the Windsor Lancers in the 2018-19 OUA quarterfinals, the Ryerson Rams men’s volleyball team aims to return to the court with enough force to land a spot in Nationals.  Head coach Matthew Harris stressed the goal of reaching the final four in order to get there. “If we get a chance to … Continue reading “We always bring a certain ferocity”: Ryerson Rams men’s volleyball team gears up for new season

Shaky first half of game ends with Rams victory over Gryphons

By: Emma Moore The Ryerson Rams men’s volleyball team defeated the Guelph Gryphons with a score of 3-2 on Sunday afternoon. It was a back and forth game that ended with the Rams winning three out of the five sets. Although the game began slow, the Rams were able to push through to victory in the last two sets, in part due to Xander Ketrzynski, … Continue reading Shaky first half of game ends with Rams victory over Gryphons

Ryerson Student Strike claims Eyeopener misrepresented them, Eyeopener claims otherwise

By Manuela Vega The Ryerson Student Strike (RSS) accused Ryerson’s independent newspaper The Eyeopener of misrepresenting them in their coverage of the group last week.  In a Facebook post from Sept. 18, the RSS alleges the newspaper used “fake quotes,” “half truths” and “yellow journalism.” The Eyeopener denies these claims.  The RSS has not yet provided The Eyeopener with specific instances in which the newspaper … Continue reading Ryerson Student Strike claims Eyeopener misrepresented them, Eyeopener claims otherwise

Parkdale overdose prevention site closed during province’s 9-week ‘pause’ on new overdose prevention sites

(By: Manuela Vega) An unsanctioned overdose prevention site in Parkdale closed on Wednesday, the Toronto Overdose Prevention Society (TOPS) announced Tuesday, Oct. 9. Volunteers working in Parkdale said that it would be too difficult to support people who use drugs in tents based on their experiences with the cold, rain and wind throughout the last few weeks at Dunn Avenue Parkette, as well as their … Continue reading Parkdale overdose prevention site closed during province’s 9-week ‘pause’ on new overdose prevention sites

Ryerson Sports Business Association to Host Annual Conference Saturday

(By: Sean Addis) The sports industry already generates billions of dollars in revenue, but it is constantly expanding and diversifying.  As the industry continues to grow, the opportunities for employment are vast.  If you have considered a career in sports, or believe you may be interested, do not miss the Ted Rogers Sports Conference this Saturday, March 5. The focus of the conference is to … Continue reading Ryerson Sports Business Association to Host Annual Conference Saturday

Men’s Basketball Team Not Satisfied Earning #1 Ranking in Canada

The Ryerson Rams were named the top men’s basketball team in Canada in the January 26 edition of the CIS Top 10 weekly rankings. It was the first time in school history that any sports team reached the number one rank in the country, but the Rams aren’t satisfied with what they’ve achieved. Aaron Greenfield has more. Continue reading Men’s Basketball Team Not Satisfied Earning #1 Ranking in Canada

Women’s Volleyball: Rams Stomp RMC, Improve to 10-2

Veronica Livingston powered the Rams with a game-high 13 kills and 11 digs as the Ryerson women’s volleyball team swept RMC 3-0 (25-9, 25-19, 25-17) at the Mattamy Athletic Centre on Friday night for their 10th win in 12 matches this season. Alexandria Pankratz and Brooklyn Neustaeter have the highlights. [Photo: Anisah Dass] Continue reading Women’s Volleyball: Rams Stomp RMC, Improve to 10-2