“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 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

Women’s Playoff Basketball: Rams Top Western to Advance to OUA Final Four

Silvana Jez had a game-high 22 points and led Ryerson with 8 rebounds while Keneca Pingue-Giles added 21 points as the Rams beat the Western Mustangs 83-64 on Saturday night at the Mattamy Athletic Centre to advance to the OUA Final Four. Will Brown and Aaron Greenfield have the highlights. *EDITOR’S NOTE: This video states that Ryerson’s Keneca Pingue-Giles led all players with 21 points. … Continue reading Women’s Playoff Basketball: Rams Top Western to Advance to OUA Final Four

Women’s Basketball: Rams Top Laurier, Push Win Streak to Four Games

Keneca Pingue-Giles and Silvana Jez each had a game-high 22 points, Sofia Pasca chipped in eight rebounds and 14 points and the Ryerson Rams beat the Laurier Golden Hawks 86-75 for their fourth straight win on Friday night at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. Brooklyn Neustaeter and Will Brown have the highlights. Continue reading Women’s Basketball: Rams Top Laurier, Push Win Streak to Four Games