Blue Jays 2017 season summary

(By: Stephanie Liu) The Blue Jays were faced with an unexpected turn of events this season. After making it to the ALCS in the previous two seasons, the Blue Jays won’t be a part of this year’s postseason. From having players named to the disabled list week after week, to making miraculous comebacks in ninth innings, this season was still one to remember. The Jays … Continue reading Blue Jays 2017 season summary

Rams Men’s basketball team showcasing early season dominance

(By: Libaan Osman) A weekend of blowouts for the Ryerson Rams Men’s basketball team has created excitement for the upcoming season. The Rams took part in back-to-back exhibition games with visits from the Saskatchewan Huskies and the Marietta Pioneers (NCAA Division III) at the Coca Cola Court inside the Mattamy Athletic Centre over the weekend (Oct. 8-9). Their first matchup was against the Huskies, where … Continue reading Rams Men’s basketball team showcasing early season dominance

Rams Spirit Wear unveils metallic collection

(By: Madison MacNeil and Nick Baxter) Ryerson Rams Spirit Wear unveiled their metallic collection at the Student Learning Centre yesterday (Oct. 3). In the form of a pop-up shop in the middle of the SLC lobby, the Spirit Wear team offered a first glimpse of their new collection to students. Jeff Giles, director of business development for Ryerson Athletics, said this collection was an attempt … Continue reading Rams Spirit Wear unveils metallic collection

Maple Leafs beat Capitals in double overtime win

(By: Nick Baxter) Game 2 of the first round series between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Washington Capitals went to double overtime Sunday night ending with a 4-3 win for the Leafs. Leaf Nation could barely watch as they knew a loss and a 2-0 deficit in the series would be near impossible to overcome against the Capitals. If they had any chance of … Continue reading Maple Leafs beat Capitals in double overtime win

The Toronto Maple Leafs in the playoffs? Yeah, right

(By: Nick Baxter) If someone had told me at the beginning of the season that the Leafs would make the playoffs one year after finishing dead last in the NHL, I would have laughed in their face. Don’t get me wrong, I am a Leafs fan, but I’m also a realist. There’s no doubt that there was some serious excitement surrounding the team at the … Continue reading The Toronto Maple Leafs in the playoffs? Yeah, right

Ryerson cheerleaders prepare for Nationals

(By: Nicole Di Donato and Brendan Sylvia) The Ryerson Cheerleading team has been preparing all semester for Cheer Evolution, the national cheerleading competition in Niagara Falls, taking place on April 7. Through blood, sweat and tears, the team is confident in their abilities to win it all. However, since they are not a varsity team, they face many challenges in terms of funding. In fact, … Continue reading Ryerson cheerleaders prepare for Nationals

Jay Onrait and Dan O’Toole return to TSN

(By: Hilary Punchard) Jay Onrait and Dan O’Toole, the beloved Sportcentre anchors, have come back to TSN. Onrait and O’Toole are well known in sports coverage for their television and podcast shows. They worked at FS1 in the United States for the past four years on the main sports highlight show. With the cancelling of the Fox Sports Live show, Canadians find a silver lining … Continue reading Jay Onrait and Dan O’Toole return to TSN

Balancing the Student-Athlete Lifestyle

(By: Kate Skelly and Krizia Ramos) This week’s featured female athlete is Julie Longman. The libero on the Ryerson women’s volleyball team is having an unforgettable season, and is looking forward to the OUA Final Four. While the team’s success is important, balancing the student-athlete lifestyle outside the court is not always easy. Continue reading Balancing the Student-Athlete Lifestyle

Marlies pull one win over IceCaps in Weekend Back-to- Back

(By: Hilary Punchard) The Toronto Marlies faced the St. John’s IceCaps at home this past weekend in a back-to- back finishing with a 3-1 win on Saturday March 4 and falling short to the IceCaps 0-3 on Sunday, March 5. The Marlies played a strong first game with 21 shots on net while IceCaps goalie, Charlie Lindgren, defended rigorously. Sunday’s game finished with both the … Continue reading Marlies pull one win over IceCaps in Weekend Back-to- Back