The road less traveled Senior runner Emily Nowak talks cross country, training, and expectations for her last year
Sep29

The road less traveled Senior runner Emily Nowak talks cross country, training, and expectations for her last year

The start of a cross country race is intimidating. Over 100 runners stare down a difficult course alongside their competitors, ready to fight for every stride. It takes a special type of athlete to rise to the challenge, and that athlete is Emily Nowak. A fourth-year senior, Nowak has started her season strong, putting up the seventh fastest time overall and the second fastest by a Canadian at the University of Buffalo Stampede, a...

That time of the year With playoff season upon us, see which Marauder teams claimed medals and which ones are still competing
Mar03

That time of the year With playoff season upon us, see which Marauder teams claimed medals and which ones are still competing

Men’s basketball There is no doubt that the McMaster Men’s Basketball team was quite a sight to witness this year. They won huge games against Windsor, Ottawa and Brock and were placed in the country’s Top 10 all season long. The team has big dreams and before they look to compete on the national stage for the CIS Championship banner, they need to focus on the match-up they have on Saturday, March 5. They will find out their...

Best of Marauders – 2015
Jan14

Best of Marauders – 2015

Women’s Rugby For the first time in program history, the team was able to claim the Monilex trophy. The Marauders defeated host Queen’s Gaels in a 27-3 victory for the CIS championship title. Cross Country Both the men’s and women’s team ended with great results at the CIS Championship meet. The men finished in fourth place, while the women came in sixth. Men’s Volleyball This talented Marauders team remains the group to...

The groups of seven Get to know the top seven runners on the McMaster Cross Country Team
Nov12

The groups of seven Get to know the top seven runners on the McMaster Cross Country Team

Men’s Blair Morgan Coming off a strong summer season setting four personal bests on the track, Morgan is in the best position he has been in his McMaster career. The engineer is also in his third season as the Men’s team captain and hopes to lead the team to a CIS medal. Connor Darlington Though he is a 1500m specialist on the track, Darlington’s strength over the longer distances is clear. This year’s OUA Championships saw him...

One year later with Glen McMaster Athletics director Glen Grunwald chats about his successes and memories after completing his first year with the department
Oct08

One year later with Glen McMaster Athletics director Glen Grunwald chats about his successes and memories after completing his first year with the department

With his first year as Athletic Director in the books, Glen Grunwald reflects on a successful year for McMaster Athletics. Various championship banners finding their place on the walls of the David Braley Athletic Centre and corporate partnership announcements continue to place McMaster sports amongst the best in the country. Grunwald is no stranger to the world of sports. He has previously served as general manager for the Toronto...

Heartbreak in Newfoundland The 110 km winds crushed the Marauders’ hope of a CIS medal, And the team finished 4th for the second year in a row
Nov13

Heartbreak in Newfoundland The 110 km winds crushed the Marauders’ hope of a CIS medal, And the team finished 4th for the second year in a row

It was a disappointing turnout for the Marauders cross country team in St. John’s, Nfld. on Nov. 8. After a successful season of hopeful results and top performances from the men’s team that got them to be ranked second overall in the CIS, they finished fourth overall, which was the same result they finished with last year. While last year’s result was disappointing because they lost by a close margin of 23 points and were so close to...