Category: Baseball

File photo by Will Huang

Men’s baseball planning to stay on top

Change is the enemy for the Wilfrid Laurier University men’s baseball team this year. If everything goes according to plan, they would like to do exactly what they did a year ago and repeat as the winners of the Ontario…

(File photo by Will Huang)

Laurier’s finest of 2013-14

Player of the Year Emily Brown (Women’s soccer) Brown made strides in the 2013 year. She scored a career-high 18 goals, setting a new team record after her 15 goals last year. She scored 14 of those in the last…

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The top moments of 2013

10. Laura Brooker scores 50 goals in her three-year career (Feb. 2, 2013) It took her a while to get there, but once Laura Brooker hit the 50-goal milestone, it put her into history as one of four Laurier women’s…

Adam McBride (left) and Adam Raithby (right) are a major part to the men's baseball team. (Photo by Jessica Dik)

Keeping enthusiasm in the dugout

The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s baseball team embodied the age old baseball aphorism during their Ontario University Athletics (OUA) championship season, as they learned that being a championship team has to have positivity off the field to have success…

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Sports in brief

Cross country teams finish 10th, 13th at OUA championship The men’s cross country team finished 10th as a team, posting 257 points, just two behind the University of Ottawa for ninth place. Adam Cornwall finished 26th overall in the individual…

Men's baseball captured their first-ever OUA championship against the Brock Badgers Sunday night in Guelph. (Photo courtesy of the OUA)

Men’s baseball wins first OUA championship in school history

GUELPH, Ont. — For the first time in school history, men’s baseball was able to hoist the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) championship banner. In an impressive effort from all fronts, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks fought to a 5-3 victory…

(Photo by Will Huang)

Baseball heads into final stretch

It was a cold, overcast day when the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s baseball team took to the field Saturday afternoon, hosting the second-place Guelph Gryphons as they kicked off their doubleheader. Both teams remained scoreless until the top of…

Men's baseball won both games of their doubleheader against McMaster, 9-0 and 13-3. (Photo by Andriana Vinnitchok)

Van Pelt leads Laurier to wins

It seemed like nothing could go wrong for Wilfrid Laurier pitcher Brett Van Pelt as the Golden Hawks kicked off Saturday’s doubleheader versus the McMaster Marauders on Homecoming weekend. Tallying up ten strikeouts and only allowing one hit on base…

Erica Howard gives her acceptance speech at this year's Hall of Fame induction ceremony. (Photo by Heather Davidson)

Athletes inducted into Laurier Hall of Fame

It’s something Brian Devlin will never forget. Being part of the 2005 Vanier Cup football team for Wilfrid Laurier University is forever etched into his mind. Being the kicker that won the Vanier Cup for Laurier is there too. And…