Sports

  • FC Montreal: Stalemate

    Late Pre-Season Game Against Rochester Ends in Scoreless Draw

    As FC Montreal’s pre-season winds down, the team was tested against the defending United Soccer League champions, the Rochester Rhinos. If there was one word to describe the match at Olympic Stadium, it would be defensive as the game ended in a 0-0 draw.

  • Switching Allegiances

    Alexandros Kouvakas on Weightlifting and Ambitions to Represent Greece at Olympic Games

    A weightlifter waits for his turn to compete. He rubs the church’s holy oil on his knees and elbows, praying to the archangel, Michael. It’s time. Stepping centre stage on the mat, he grabs the 210-kilogram barbell, lifting it over his broad shoulders.

  • End of an Era

    Quebec’s Two Professional Women’s Soccer Teams Forced to Shut Down in 2016

    When the W-League announced it would shut its doors in 2016, it meant the Laval Comets and Dynamo de Québec would have to find a new place to play.

  • Touching Down with Anthony Calvillo

    Alouettes Legend Holds Second Edition of Leadership Academy for Quarterbacks

    Eight quarterbacks and four wide receivers from the RSEQ participated in the second edition of Calvillo’s Leadership Academy for Quarterbacks at the Complexe Sportif Terrebonne this past weekend.

  • CWHL: Growth Of Game Essential For Success

    CWHL Commissioner Doesn’t Deny Expansion Talks with NWHL

    Canadian Women’s Hockey League commissioner Brenda Andress’s goal has always been to grow women’s hockey, and it appears that expanding the league is not off the table.

  • Clarkson Cup: A Cinderella Story Falls Short

    Calgary Inferno Dominate Montreal in 8-3 in CWHL Championship Game

    The Calgary Inferno scored early and often as they defeated the Montreal Canadiennes 8-3 in the Canadian Women’s Hockey League Clarkson Cup championship game at Ottawa’s Canadian Tire Centre Sunday afternoon.

  • Martlets Take Final 4 Championship

    McGill Continues Championship Streak on Home Court

    The McGill Martlets captured a fifth consecutive Réseau de Sport Étudiant du Québec championship by defeating the Laval Rouge et Or by a score of 71-56 yesterday afternoon at the McGill Love Competition Hall.

  • Canadian Football League Regional Combine Comes to Montreal

    45 Athletes Compete at Concordia’s Athletics Complex

    On Wednesday, 45 young and talented athletes made their way out to the sports complex on the Loyola campus of Concordia University to compete in the Canadian Football League’s regional combine. This was their chance to get one step closer to a dream; becoming a professional football player.

  • Men’s Basketball: Citadins Stun Stingers in RSEQ Final 4 Match-Up

    UQAM Point Guard Greishe Clerjuste Leads Upset with 24 Points

    The number-three-ranked UQAM Citadins eliminated the second-ranked Concordia Stingers in the semi-final matchup of the men’s Réseau de Sport Etudiant de Québec basketball playoffs by a score of 70-63 Friday night at McGill’s Love Competition Hall.

  • Women’s Basketball: Semi-Final Exit

    Stingers See Season End With 85-60 Loss to McGill in RSEQ Final 4 Semi-Final

    Optimism was high for the Concordia Stingers as the halftime buzzer sounded Thursday night at McGill. They had little success against the McGill Martlets in 2016, losing all four of their meetings in the regular season, but were only down 35-34 at the break.