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How Drover beets the competition Even though it’s the indoor season, Alex Drover is running for the hills
Feb06

How Drover beets the competition Even though it’s the indoor season, Alex Drover is running for the hills

Photo C/O Zack Jones The McMaster cross country team had an exceptional run during the fall and they’ve shown no signs of slowing down during their track season. At the Eastern Michigan Can-Am meet on Jan. 25, the top six athletes were McMaster Marauders. Yes. You read that right.  At the top of the podium was none other than Alex Drover. Drover finished the three-kilometre race within eight minutes, 14 seconds and 60 milliseconds,...

From athlete to coach Patrick Tatham talks about his impressive history, the future of U Sports and coaching on and off the court
Feb05

From athlete to coach Patrick Tatham talks about his impressive history, the future of U Sports and coaching on and off the court

Photos by Cindy Cui / Photo Editor Head coach of the men’s basketball team Patrick Tatham has had an illustrious career. While he was an athlete he played Division 1 basketball at Cleveland State University. He moved on to  play overseas for the Sions Herens Basket in Switzerland and the Itzehoe Eagles in Germany, with brief stints in Qatar and Syria. Following his playing career, Tatham transitioned to coaching. This included jobs...

Going through the trails Head Coach Soren Meuwisse on how she has applied her knowledge of being an athlete and student to coaching
Jan30

Going through the trails Head Coach Soren Meuwisse on how she has applied her knowledge of being an athlete and student to coaching

Photo C/O Kelly Dunham McMaster’s newest team is gearing up for a huge month. The first Ontario University Athletics championship is quickly creeping up on the horizon and will take place Feb. 2 for the Nordic skiing team. The team is led by Head Coach Soren Meeuwisse and is comprised of six women and six men.  Nordic skiing does not get a lot of coverage in comparison to other sports, but it is truly a great test of skill. Something...

Is there anything Jordan Henry can’t do? Second-year sensation Jordan Henry is a do-it-all basketball connoisseur
Jan16

Is there anything Jordan Henry can’t do? Second-year sensation Jordan Henry is a do-it-all basketball connoisseur

Photos by Sachi Chan / Contributor  If you’ve been following the men’s basketball team this year, you’ll know they’ve been on a hot streak so far with a winning percentage of .750. This can in large part be attributed to Jordan Henry’s monstrous season so far. Henry’s second-year leap resembles that of Luka Dončić’s, the latter going from All-Rookie player in the National Basketball Association and the former going from All-Rookie in...

No days off Even over the break, the women’s volleyball team was working hard playing games and signing recruits
Jan09

No days off Even over the break, the women’s volleyball team was working hard playing games and signing recruits

Photo by Matty Flader / Photo Reporter While most of us got some well-deserved rest over the break, the women’s volleyball team was hard at work. Not only did they play games, but they signed yet another top recruit. The Marauders signed Hayley Brookes in early December. Brookes comes from the Halton Hurricanes, a club team in Burlington. The Hurricanes have won consecutive national championships, and the team consistently churns out...