Sports

  • Get On The Good Foot

    Stingers Avoid Upset Against McGill in Shrine Bowl Thriller with Late Field Goal

    Graced by the presence of former Montreal Alouettes quarterback Anthony Calvillo, the Stingers entered the 28th annual Shrine Bowl game against the winless McGill Redmen looking to snap a three-game losing skid and get themselves back on the right foot before the playoffs.

  • Buildup to Nowhere

    Stingers Allow Four Unanswered Goals In Loss to Queen’s Golden Gaels

    It was difficult to watch the utter shock and disappointment on Olivier Hinse’s face. The Stingers men’s hockey captain had given his team a 2-0 lead against the Queen’s Golden Gaels on Saturday evening and Concordia was seemingly on its way to a fourth victory this season.

  • Growing Pains

    Men’s Hockey Team Loses to UOIT Ridgebacks

    The Concordia Stingers men’s hockey team lost to the University of Ontario Institute of Technology Ridgebacks this past Friday night by the score of 6-3. The Stingers have lost back to back games for the third time this year after only nine games.

  • Gee-Gees Strike Early and Often

    20-Point Deficit in the First Quarter Sinks Stingers

    A good start is always key to getting a victory—and the Concordia Stingers men’s basketball team learned this the hard way.

  • 34 Years And Still Going Strong

    Les Lawton Reflects On Ongoing Legacy of Greatness in Women’s Hockey

    The old saying “If you love your job, you will never work a day in your life” rings true for Les Lawton. Lawton has been the head coach of the Concordia Stingers women’s hockey team since 1980, and is showing no signs of slowing down.

  • Painting a Fútbol Culture onto Montreal

    Local Pub Owner Enlists Help of Spanish Artist to Unite Art and Soccer

    “Giving my little help and work—being in a city I have a nice connection with—it makes the project really good.”

  • Disappointment Doubled

    Stingers Lose National Championship for Second Consecutive Year

    It turns out that the highlight of beating McGill in the Canadian Collegiate Baseball Association’s North Division final last weekend was the peak of Concordia’s baseball season—it could only go downhill from there.

  • Can’t Stop the Crimson

    Men’s Hockey Team Loses to Harvard University in Exhibition Game

    It was a heroic effort, but every hero must pass through the abyss. The Concordia Stingers men’s hockey team, playing their third game in three nights, hosted the Harvard Crimson this past Sunday afternoon, where the team lost 7-2 in front of a packed Ed Meagher Arena.

  • Back-to-Back Years of Dominance

    Stingers Baseball Team Wins Second Straight Division Title

    Concordia Stingers manager Howie Schwartz was moments away from the traditional celebratory Gatorade shower. His team had just gotten the division title win over the McGill Redmen and spirits were at a high. Unfortunately for the players holding the cooler, The Link reporter asking Schwartz questions delayed the celebration.

  • Graduating from the Hive

    10 Women’s Soccer Players Tie in Their Final Game at Concordia Stadium vs. UQAM

    The Concordia Stingers’ women’s soccer team will be losing some players to graduation following their season finale a few weeks from now.