Ali Sow, Laurier Golden Hawks Looking to Contend For OUA Crown in 2018-19

WATERLOO, Ontario -- The 2017-18 season provided a ton of promise for the future of the Laurier Golden Hawks. The Golden Hawks finished with a record of 12-12 in the competitive OUA West Division, a record that saw them finish in fourth place, two points behind the Windsor Lancers for third spot. Laurier earned a spot in…

Kary, Wild Set to Lead Alberta Pandas in 2018-19

EDMONTON, Alberta -- The end of the 2017-18 season marked the end of the career for Lubbock, Texas native Elle Hendershot in Alberta. Over her career, Hendershot has been a star for the Alberta Pandas in the Canada West Conference. Last season, she averaged a double-double with 10.7 points and 12.3 rebounds per contest. Hendershot led the conference…

Alberta Golden Bears Will Look to Make a Third Straight U Sports Final 8 Appearance in 2018-19

EDMONTON, Alberta -- As the saying goes, the third time is the charm. For members of the Alberta Golden Bears men's basketball team, their fans, and the rest of the athletics department, many are hoping that statement holds true in 2018-19. The Golden Bears have advanced to each of the last two national championship tournaments, but haven't…

New Look, New Faces for the New Brunswick Reds in 2018-19

FREDERICTON, N.B. -- Both on and off the court, the New Brunswick Reds will look vastly different in 2018-19. Off the court, the University of New Brunswick athletics department unveiled a new brand for the department, shedding the word 'varsity' from their nickname. Once known as the Varsity Reds, teams at the university will now be known…

Who Will Replace Javon Masters in 2018-19 for the New Brunswick Reds?

FREDERICTON, N.B. -- Replacing the all-time leading scorer in U Sports history is never easy to do, but it's one of the tasks ahead in 2018-19 for the New Brunswick Reds. Star guard Javon Masters graduated following the 2017-18 season, leaving a massive hole in the lineup for the Reds heading into the future. He was the…

Experienced Roster Will Look to Lead the Laurentian Voyageurs Back to the Post-Season in 2018-19

SUDBURY, Ontario -- Experience wins games in college basketball, and the Laurentian Voyageurs women's basketball team is hoping that is the case in 2018-19. The Voyageurs are coming off a 2017-18 season in which they won just five games against OUA opponents, two of which came over a four-day stretch against the Nipissing Lakers. Laurentian had four losing…

Laurentian Voyageurs are Looking to Put a Dismal End to 2017-18 Behind Them in 2018-19

SUDBURY, Ontario -- It's not how you start, but how you finish. For the Laurentian Voyageurs, that statement was all too true during the 2017-18 season. Over the first three months of the season, the Voyageurs were one of the top teams in the OUA, and they looked to be a legitimate threat to make a…