Stingers Football Trying to Look Forward After Disappointing, Unfocused Season
It was not the season the Concordia Stingers football team dreamed of. Finishing with a record of 2-6, the Stingers ended up last in the the Réseau du sport étudiant du Québec, missing the playoffs for the first time since a winless 2013 season.
Improvement From Last Season’s Rugby Nationals, But Stingers Fall in Bronze Medal Game
Despite a 21-5 lead early in the second half, the Concordia Stingers ultimately fell in the bronze medal match against the tournament host University of Victoria Vikings.
Stingers Take Over First Place
The Bishop’s Gaiters return to Sherbrooke defeated after the Concordia Stingers men’s basketball [3-1] squad topped them by double digits, claiming the first spot in the Réseau du sport étudiant du Québec standings.
After a Rough Start, The Stingers Bounce Back on Pots and Pans Night
The Concordia Stingers seized a victory over McGill for the second year in a row during this annual pots and pans night. With over 600 people in attendance, the Stingers took home the 87-81 win.
McGill’s Pots and Pans Fail to Break Focus of Well-prepared Stingers
The clinking sound of wooden spatulas and drumsticks against metal resonated throughout McGill’s basketball court, covering the voices of the crowd.
Dany Brunet Steps Away for Personal Reasons
In a surprise announcement Saturday morning, the CWHL’s Les Canadiennes de Montreal announced the departure of head coach Dany Brunet.
Tessier Reflects on Her First Coaching Experience With Stingers Women’s Rugby
After her five years of eligibility as a varsity athlete were up, Alex Tessier managed to find a way to stay involved with her former team while finishing up the last year of her finance degree—coaching.
Back and Forth Battle Earns Stingers Chance at Bronze Medal
The Stingers bounced back from a difficult loss in their opening match of the Canadian University Men’s Rugby Championships. Concordia made use of a shut-down defence that led them to an RSEQ championship this year, allowing about a try per game on average.
Tight Game for Concordia After Slow First Half
It was in a packed gym with an excited crowd and a vocal cheerleading squad that Concordia took its first win of the regular season against the Université du Québec a Montréal Citadins, a game which showed that although the team has promising talents, it remains young.
Stingers Drop Opening Game of Canadian University Men’s Rugby Championships
The Stingers men’s rugby team fell victim to the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds in the opening matchup of the Canadian University Men’s Rugby Championships by a score of 41-8.