Despite hope from new recruit, Rams fall to Lions

By: Racy Rafique The Ryerson Rams women’s hockey team rattled their sticks with joy as new recruit Emily Baxter scored the team’s first goal. Unfortunately, the rest of the night wouldn’t be so easy. The Rams suffered a 4-3 loss to the York Lions on Sunday night. Despite remaining persistent in a nail-biting game, the Rams were unable to defend their territory after previously losing … Continue reading Despite hope from new recruit, Rams fall to Lions

Rams suffer post-homecoming loss to Ridgebacks

By: Christina Flores-Chan Although both the Ryerson Rams men’s hockey team and their fans pumped their fists in celebration on Friday night, the team couldn’t repeat their performance in their back-to-back. The Rams were defeated by the Ontario Tech Ridgebacks 5-3 in their Saturday afternoon pre-season game. “We knew there would be a bit of a let down after playing for 2500 fans last night [at … Continue reading Rams suffer post-homecoming loss to Ridgebacks

Rams’ tenacious powerplay, strong goaltending propels them over Gaels in homecoming game

By: Matthew Rodrigopulle The crowd exploded as Ryerson goaltender Taylor Dupuis made a string of saves shorthanded, ultimately propelling his team to victory. The Ryerson Rams defeated the Queen’s Gaels 4-1 in their homecoming game on Friday night. Dupuis was a rock in net for Ryerson, making a plethora of saves throughout the night in front of a full Ryerson Rams home crowd. “He’s a … Continue reading Rams’ tenacious powerplay, strong goaltending propels them over Gaels in homecoming game

“Not the Big Girl Anymore”: Rachel Farwell’s Adjustment From New Brunswick to OUA Basketball

(By: Cameron Tobin) On April 24th, 2018, the Ryerson Rams Women’s Basketball team announced their first recruit for the 2018-2019 season: 6-foot forward Rachel Farwell from Kennebecasis High School in Rothesay, New Brunswick. Farwell was a staple on the New Brunswick provincial team, representing her province in three different National tournaments. In 2015, she led her team to a fourth-place finish at the U15 Girls … Continue reading “Not the Big Girl Anymore”: Rachel Farwell’s Adjustment From New Brunswick to OUA Basketball

Furies season ends but the future is exciting

By: Ella Bonaldi On March 10th, Toronto’s CWHL team, the Toronto Furies, played the Calgary Inferno in the Clarkson Cup semifinals. In a best-of-three games matchup, three full games were needed to decide a winner. Although the Furies were unable to advance, Toronto fans do have a lot to be proud of from the 2018-19 season. The trio of games really could’ve gone either way, … Continue reading Furies season ends but the future is exciting

Robertson comes up big, but Rams fall to Canada-best Rouge et Or in U Sports Final 8 quarterfinal

(By: Matthew Rodrigopulle) Ryerson Rams guard Hayley Robertson had the home crowd buzzing during an impressive fourth quarter, but it wasn’t enough to secure a victory. Robertson scored 16 points, two assists and two rebounds despite the Rams women’s basketball team’s 73-51 loss to the Laval Rouge et Or in the U Sports Final 8 quarterfinal tilt on Thursday. “She’s just a competitor and I … Continue reading Robertson comes up big, but Rams fall to Canada-best Rouge et Or in U Sports Final 8 quarterfinal

Rams end season with 1-0 loss to Gryphons

By: Matthew Rodrigopulle The crowd roared as Ryerson goaltender Fanny Vigeant made a tremendous third period save during a 5-on-3 penalty kill. But it wouldn’t be enough for the Rams in a must-win game. The Ryerson Rams women’s hockey team fought hard but ultimately suffered a 1-0 loss to the Guelph Gryphons in Game Two of the McCaw Cup semifinals on Friday, putting an end … Continue reading Rams end season with 1-0 loss to Gryphons

Rams rally to beat Warriors in 3-2 OT win

(By: Ella Bonaldi) The Ryerson Rams hosted the Waterloo Warriors in a Friday night tilt at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. Heading into the game, Ryerson was in third place in the Ontario University Athletics [OUA] and hoping to keep their three-game win streak alive. The early portions of the game did not spark confidence as the Rams fell behind early. Taytum Clairmont of the Warriors … Continue reading Rams rally to beat Warriors in 3-2 OT win

The Kawhi Leonard Sweepstakes: Will the Raptors finally defy the odds?

(By: Jackson Farough) “If you’re looking to the future, you’re gonna trip over the present” – Kawhi Leonard. Kawhi Leonard is different than any other player in the NBA. He rarely shows expression, doesn’t care about the money or stardom that comes with playing in the NBA (He still drives an old Chevrolet Tahoe) and could also become the first and only true superstar to … Continue reading The Kawhi Leonard Sweepstakes: Will the Raptors finally defy the odds?

Three reasons Ryerson Hockey remains a must-watch in 2018-19

(By: Jackson Farough and Emile Riga) As the Rams’ hockey season kicks off with the men’s season opener on October 3rd, fans should be very optimistic about both teams this season. After two exciting seasons that featured postseason appearances from both teams last year, it’s no surprise that Ryerson hockey provides tons of intrigue in 2018-19. Here’s why: 1. The Coaches John Duco, the head … Continue reading Three reasons Ryerson Hockey remains a must-watch in 2018-19