“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

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

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

Rams take on Gold Rush Weekend at Ryerson

(By: Libaan Osman) The Ryerson Rams basketball teams had their hands full during the highly anticipated Gold Rush Weekend (Jan. 26-27) with visits from the Ottawa Gee-Gees and the Carleton Ravens on Coca Cola Court at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. Ryerson’s women’s basketball team commenced the weekend with a matchup against the Gee-Gees on Friday night. It was a back-and-forth affair for three quarters that … Continue reading Rams take on Gold Rush Weekend at Ryerson

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

Rams Update

(By: Hilary Punchard) Have you missed our Ryerson Rams in action? Here’s an update on some of our varsity teams. Volleyball The Ryerson women’s volleyball team has an overall record of 13-11. As they come off of a 3-2 win against York and a 3-1 win against Nipissing, they look for a third consecutive win this Friday against Queen’s. The women have Ryerson will host … Continue reading Rams Update

Two Ryerson victories at basketball home opener against Nipissing

(By: Nicholas Baxter, Imani Walker & Tasala Tahir) Men’s Boxscore Women’s Boxscore In the season’s home opener, both of Ryerson’s men and women basketball teams took home the victory against the Nipissing Lakers on Friday night at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. The final scores of the game were 84-64 for the men and 73-35 for the women. As the scores show, both games were very … Continue reading Two Ryerson victories at basketball home opener against Nipissing

Rams set for OUA cross country finals

(By: Julie Mutis) With just their second year in existence, the Ryerson Rams cross country teams will soon be competing in the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) cross country championship. The race is taking place tomorrow at Centennial Park in Etobicoke and is hosted by the University of Toronto. Ryerson’s top 17 runners, combined of seven males and seven females, will take on the course and … Continue reading Rams set for OUA cross country finals