Mac gets tangled up in controversial OUA race Suspicious activity from Guelph runners mires national championship qualifications
Mar05

Mac gets tangled up in controversial OUA race Suspicious activity from Guelph runners mires national championship qualifications

Suspicious activity from Guelph runners mires national championship qualifications.

Championships Preview A different kind of finals season is upon us. How prepared are Mac’s varsity teams for the swan songs of their seasons?
Feb05

Championships Preview A different kind of finals season is upon us. How prepared are Mac’s varsity teams for the swan songs of their seasons?

Championship season is looming and McMaster continues to come up in trophy conversations. February marks the end of the regular season and brings us the (arguably too long) playoffs or championship meets for a variety of Marauder teams. 2014-15 could be one of Mac’s most successful years. Here’s what to watch for going forward. Women’s Volleyball Head coach Tim Louks has his team peaking at the right time once again. Mac has ripped...

Mac track drops personal bests at McGill It’s the half-way point of the season, and the Marauders are already running at their best
Jan29

Mac track drops personal bests at McGill It’s the half-way point of the season, and the Marauders are already running at their best

The Marauders track team posted several personal best times at the largest indoor track meet of the year, the McGill Team Challenge. Several of the Marauders were entered into the fast heats of each race, which helped them run to some incredibly fast times at the half-way point of the season. Taylor Forbes and Blair Morgan both ran to personal best times in the 3000m. “Blair took the lead, and then Taylor took the lead over from...

Marauders track prepares for season ahead
Jan15

Marauders track prepares for season ahead

After a disappointing end to their cross country season, the Marauders track team is back and more motivated than ever to prove themselves on the track. Last summer, several Marauders on both the men’s and women’s side were able to get huge personal best times in their respective distance, so the expectations heading into this indoor season are very high. While some athletes did not perform to their potential at the Can Am...

Captain Morgan takes on the world Marauders cross country captain Blair Morgan is headed to the FISU World Cross Country Championships in Uganda, Africa
Mar19

Captain Morgan takes on the world Marauders cross country captain Blair Morgan is headed to the FISU World Cross Country Championships in Uganda, Africa

A couple of weeks ago, Blair Morgan had no idea that he would be racing at the FISU World Cross Country Championships in Uganda, Africa. Morgan – the Captain of the Marauders track and cross country team – was named one of the alternates of the team after his stellar race at the CIS Cross country Championships in November that saw him place 11th overall. This top 15 finish solidified his spot as a CIS all-star. “I found out about a...

McMaster’s Superwoman Maddy McDonald is at the top of her class in both track and the classroom, and there's no sign of the OUA Community Service award recipient stopping anytime soon
Mar13

McMaster’s Superwoman Maddy McDonald is at the top of her class in both track and the classroom, and there's no sign of the OUA Community Service award recipient stopping anytime soon

If McMaster held a contest for one of the most accomplished students to represent the Maroon and Grey’s athletics, then Maddy McDonald would definitely be in the running – if not take the whole prize. McDonald, a second-year kinesiology student, has just finished a season that saw her qualify for the CIS track championships where she was ranked fifth overall in the 3000 m after an incredible races at McGill and Boston...