Sports

Imposing Their Will

Offensive Explosion Leads Concordia to Win Over UQAM

Ten different Concordia players scored in the Stingers 72-57 win over the Citadins Thursday night, with five of them scoring at least 10 points or more. This storyline wasn’t what Concordia men’s basketball team head coach John Dore was most proud of though.

  • ‘Deflated’ Bees

    Disastrous Second Quarter Sinks Stingers in Loss to UQAM

    For the fifth consecutive time in the past two seasons, Concordia’s women basketball team came up short against UQAM as they lost 60-44 this past Thursday night. Following the game, Stingers head coach Keith Pruden expressed his displeasure with the officiating. Again.

  • 2015 MLS Superdraft - Is Romario Williams a Good Pick for the Impact?

    Will Impact fans be able to watch Romario Williams sooner or later?

    The question after this draft is: has the Impact made a good decision by drafting Romario Williams? The short answer to this question is that no one really knows. Unless he blows everyone out of the ballpark in training camp, it won’t really affect the first team.

  • The Right Fit

    Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist and Concordia Student Alexandre Bilodeau Named Ambassador of Special Olympics Québec

    Concordia student and two-time Olympic gold medalist Alexandre Bilodeau understands the struggle of growing up with physical or intellectual disabilities. The former freestyle skier has a younger brother, Frédéric, who was diagnosed at a young age with cerebral palsy, an illness that causes permanent movement problems.

  • The Pope of Peace Park

    The Story of “Boots,” the Man Who Fought to Legalize Skateboarding in Montreal

    “Boots” sits as if he has just realized the full weight of his decade-long labour of love. He won’t even crack a smile. I cannot fathom how such a curmudgeonly man could be so admired.

  • Movie Review: Arctic Swell

    Surfing the Ends of the Earth

    The Arctic is not only rough but magical. The film, Arctic Swell – Surfing the End of the Earth, immediately instills this sense right from the opening overhead shot of an individual carrying a surfboard through sub-zero snowy conditions.

  • Flag Plus Ingenuity

    Rob Campana and Flag Plus Football Build New Community for Football Players in Montreal

    About 10 years ago, flag football had no home in Montreal. The ability for a casual fan to partake in a non-violent rendition of the game responsible for the patronage decline of Sunday church service was lacking and, in some cases, non-existent.

  • Stingers Survive the Gaiters

    Stingers Avenge Previous Loss to Gaiters in 86-84 OT Thriller.

    Fans at the Concordia Gymnasium received a treat last Thursday night when the Concordia Stingers and the Bishop Gaiters men’s basketball teams clashed. Despite missing two starters, Mukiya Post and Michael Fosu, the Stingers still beat the Bishop’s Gaiters 86-84 in overtime.

  • Beyond A Sting Of Doubt

    Stingers Dominate Bishop’s Gaiters in 69-32 Victory

    The Stingers women’s basketball team wasted no time showing off their talent versus Bishop’s Thursday night, blowing out the Gaiters with a score of 69-32.

  • Tim Raines Should Be a Hall of Famer

    However You Slice It, Expos Great Belongs in the Baseball Hall of Fame

    On Jan. 6, the Baseball Hall of Fame inducted four deserving members into its hallowed halls in Cooperstown, New York: pitchers Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz, and infielder Craig Biggio.

  • The Longest Dream In The World

    Concordia Student Jakub Muda Prepares For Eight-Month Expedition Across Canada

    In February 2014, Jakub Muda, a student at Concordia University, was looking to embark on a grand adventure. By the time you read this article, Muda will be preparing for an expedition that has been described as “the longest dream in the world.”