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Weekend warriors A quick recap of this past weekend’s on-the-court leaders
Nov15

Weekend warriors A quick recap of this past weekend’s on-the-court leaders

Photo by Kyle West Sarah Gates, women’s basketball It was a big weekend up north for the second-year guard. In the first of the women’s team’s two weekend contests, Gates led the team in scoring with a career 24 points in their 91-44 beat down against the Nipissing University Lakers. The next night, she did it again, bringing in another 24 points to help the team win a much closer game against the Laurentian University Voyageurs. Her...

Turek leads Mac cross-country to first OUA gold in 54 years Max Turek’s individual gold helps lead the McMaster men’s cross-country team to break 54-year team title drought
Nov08

Turek leads Mac cross-country to first OUA gold in 54 years Max Turek’s individual gold helps lead the McMaster men’s cross-country team to break 54-year team title drought

Photos by Catherine Goce After the McMaster men’s cross-country team placed second in the 2017 Ontario University Athletics finals, they knew it was only a matter of time until they knocked the defending OUA champions, the University of Guelph Gryphons, out of the top spot. One year later, they did exactly that. For the first time in 54 years, the men’s team took home the OUA team title. Leading them in this victory was second-year...

Behind the scenes of the #ThinkPink photoshoot Mac athletes strike a pose for a good cause  
Nov08

Behind the scenes of the #ThinkPink photoshoot Mac athletes strike a pose for a good cause  

Photo C/O Rick Zazulak If you have been at McMaster over the last few years, you may have seen pictures of varsity athletes rocking pink tutus floating around on social media or at the front desk of the gym. These photos are in promotion of the Mac Athletes Care breast cancer fundraiser. Every January, Mac athletes put together a number of activities in order to raise money for breast cancer research. Although we still have a few more...

Mac football falls out of playoffs following coach’s firing The McMaster men’s football team loses in the first round of the playoffs following the firing of head coach Greg Knox
Nov01

Mac football falls out of playoffs following coach’s firing The McMaster men’s football team loses in the first round of the playoffs following the firing of head coach Greg Knox

Photos by Kyle West, Silhouette Photo Archives The 2018 McMaster University men’s football season has come to an early end, losing to Carleton University in the first round of the playoffs. This is the earliest that the Marauders have been knocked out of the Ontario University Athletics playoffs since 2015. The game was off to a slow start for the Marauders, who were as much as 25 points behind in the first half, but they managed to...

Meet the McMaster Rowing Team What you need to know to get acquainted with Mac’s very own rowing program before they head to their national championships
Nov01

Meet the McMaster Rowing Team What you need to know to get acquainted with Mac’s very own rowing program before they head to their national championships

Photo C/O @mac_rowing Sometimes we forget beyond the “big” sports that McMaster has so much to offer when it comes to sports. There is a whole bunch of sports outside of football, basketball, soccer and volleyball that not only exist at Mac, but compete within the Ontario University Athletics league. One of these sports happens to be rowing! Get to know the McMaster Rowing team with these fast facts. 1. The Mac Rowing team has both a...