Category: Soccer

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Women’s soccer starting strong

Wilfrid Laurier University’s women’s soccer has come out firing this season with three victories and one loss after claiming the Ontario University Athletics title last year.

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Kotsopoulos brings experience to men’s soccer

Since the beginning of his soccer career, Jordan Kotsopoulos has been working his way to the top. Kotsopolous started his major junior league with the Toronto Football Club, and eventually persevered to his final goal, capturing the NCAA Division 2…

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Women’s soccer looks to repeat success

The Wilfrid Laurier University women’s soccer team is coming into next season with a target on their backs. Capping off last season with a thrilling final showdown against the undefeated Western Mustangs, the girls captured their first Ontario University Athletics…

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Hawks join big leagues with K-W United

Even though the school year is over, soccer season is just kicking off. This summer, seven Wilfrid Laurier University women’s soccer players are playing for Kitchener-Waterloo United Football Club. The roster includes 21 high-caliber varsity athletes who have teamed up…

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Golden Hawk scores in showcase

On May 3, Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawk women’s soccer midfielder Julie Maheu became the only Golden Hawk to have picked up both a goal and an assist during the second annual Ontario University Athletics Women’s Soccer Showcase. Maheu scored on…

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Recognizing female leadership

Women athletes are taking Wilfrid Laurier University by storm. Last week, the department of athletics and recreation announced its finalists for this year’s Outstanding Women of Laurier (OWL) award. But this award, which combines athletic and academic excellence with community…

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Changes for transfers shakes up the CIS

Just two weeks before the 2013-14 season was set to start, women’s soccer player Maxine Murchie made the decision to return to her hometown. A Kitchener native, Murchie had committed to play south of the border last year with the…

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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…