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

Ryerson talks trans awareness in sport

(By: Scott McLean) While there isn’t currently an open transgender athlete competing at Ryerson University, Rams director of athletics Ivan Joseph said on Monday that the university is trying to create as accessible a space as possible for transgender athletes. Joseph’s comments were made during the Trans Inclusion in Sport panel discussion held at the Mattamy Athletic Centre, which featured topics ranging from the use … Continue reading Ryerson talks trans awareness in sport

Rams beat Laurier in shootout on five year anniversary of Rams sports at the MAC

(By: Nicholas Baxter and Thomas Debost) Ryerson’s men’s hockey team celebrated five years of Rams sports at the Mattamy Athletic Centre in style, beating the Laurier Golden Hawks 4-3 in a shootout Wednesday night. Though this was just another regular season game for the players, it was highly anticipated by the university, its students, and all Rams fans. The arena nearly reached full capacity for … Continue reading Rams beat Laurier in shootout on five year anniversary of Rams sports at the MAC

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

Feature: Ryerson men’s soccer team season

  (By: Adriel Smiley and Pablo Figueroa) The Ryerson men’s soccer team made the OUA Final Four for the third consecutive year. Despite winning all of their first 13 matches, they lost the final two games of the season, which ultimately decided their fate. Coach Kasy is joined by some of the players to tell their story. Music by Bensound Game footage courtesy Rams Live. … Continue reading Feature: Ryerson men’s soccer team season

Difference in funding for Ryerson club-status teams

(By: Julie Mutis, Mark McKelvie & Hilary Punchard) This season, the Ryerson Rams Cross Country team qualified four runners for the championships despite struggling throughout the season with funds for races fees, travel and treatment for injured athletes. Cross country is considered a “club-status” team, which means that unlike varsity sports, their season is not fully funded. We spoke to cross country athletes and Ivan … Continue reading Difference in funding for Ryerson club-status teams

Ryerson women’s basketball continues to go pro

(By: Adriel Smiley) Ex-Ryerson Ram, Mariah Nunes, has gone professional in Europe. Nunes signed with Oviedo Club Baloncesto, a professional basketball team in Oviedo, Spain. The criminology graduate is from Ajax, Ontario. She played three impressive seasons for the Rams, but playing professional has always been the goal. “Playing pro has always been a dream for me. I talked about it since I was young, … Continue reading Ryerson women’s basketball continues to go pro

Ryerson men’s soccer wins 12 games straight

(By: Pablo Figueroa) The Ryerson Rams varsity men’s soccer team bagged yet another win on Saturday afternoon at Monarch Park in a very tight match against the Queen’s Gaels beating them 2-0 to make for a 12-game winning streak. The undefeated Rams gave an early warning at the ninth minute of the game when Jamie Baker hit the post. The game was even until Baker … Continue reading Ryerson men’s soccer wins 12 games straight