Category: More Sports

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Laurier ranked fifth for athletics and recreation

Wilfrid Laurier University ranked fifth on Huffington Post’s list for top 10 universities in Canada for sports and recreation, according to UniversityHub.ca. UniversityHub asked over 1,000 students to rate their university’s sports and recreation facilities, among other factors. Laurier was…

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Closing the gap between men’s and women’s sports

When Peter Baxter came to Wilfrid Laurier University in 1998, the institution was a football school. Funds, time and dedication were put entirely to build the men’s football program. It wasn’t because the department of athletics and recreation weren’t trying;…

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Playoff bound for men’s rugby

For the second year in a row, the Wilfrid Laurier University men’s rugby team are playoff bound. After a tight matchup against the Brock Badgers, the Hawks came out on top with a 38-36 victory on Oct. 30. This is…