Grappling with gold With one CIS gold medal already in his possession, fourth-year wrestler Ahmed Shamiya is fighting for another this year
Feb11

Grappling with gold With one CIS gold medal already in his possession, fourth-year wrestler Ahmed Shamiya is fighting for another this year

The minutes after a wrestler steps onto the mat matter more than anything else. The physical and mental preparation of a wrestler is evident through their meticulous and well thought out moves. Though wrestling might not have a big fan base compared to other sports and some may call it unconventional, fourth-year wrestler Ahmed Shamiya learned to love it. Shamiya started wrestling in the ninth grade, but he didn’t know how far this...

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...

Marauders dominate at Western Open weekend
Feb05

Marauders dominate at Western Open weekend

It was a podium weekend for the McMaster wrestling squad who are now another step closer to the OUA Wrestling Championships.

Wrestling tackles tough weekend
Jan29

Wrestling tackles tough weekend

McMaster wrestling had a big weekend as they took to the Ontario Junior Championship and the Queen’s Open.

Marauder wrestling season looks promising
Jan22

Marauder wrestling season looks promising

Aurora Coltman Silhouette Intern McMaster’s wrestling team has found themselves sitting in the OUA top ten after scoring well in several challenging matches this season. Following an excellent match at the Brock Invitational where McMaster players won six medals, they once again played a tough tournament on Jan. 18 at the Guelph Invitational. The Ontario Amateur Wrestling Association attracts wrestlers internationally, and with a...

Wrestling off to a strong start
Nov27

Wrestling off to a strong start

Marauders wrestling is off to an impressive start this season.