Category: Basketball

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Coleman’s long journey

Kyrie Coleman is a player who has continuously taken advantage of opportunities in his basketball career.

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Ellenor poised to succeed

Women’s basketball star centre Whitney Ellenor is ready to lead her team in 2014 just a year after claiming bronze.

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A family legacy continues at WLU

Luke Allin, the brother of Laurier men’s basketball star Max, will be continuing the Allin legacy at Wilfrid Laurier University in the fall when he joins the team as a freshman. The youngest in a family of eight siblings, Allin…

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Five fresh faces added to women’s basketball

With the sound of bronze still ringing freshly in their ears from the previous season, the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s basketball team looked to refurbish their roster by adding five new recruits. Last year’s successful season was led by four…

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Raptors season excites nation

When people talk about Canadian sports, hockey is usually what comes to mind. However, other fan bases are emerging strong and united to cheer on other Toronto teams — most recently the Toronto Raptors. The Raptors — coming off another…

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Laurier basketball’s Bree Chaput named 2013-14 OWL recipient

“You’re outstanding because you choose to be.” Kelly Murumets, president and CEO of Tennis Canada, let a room full of motivated young women at this year’s Outstanding Women of Laurier (OWL) luncheon know that they’re outstanding because they make choices…

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Hawks in review

Women’s hockey — A This season was a great bounce back season for the women’s hockey team as they regained the top spot in Ontario through some outstanding goaltending and great play from veteran players. However, they entered the national…

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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…