January 21, 2017

Sports

Finding herself back in the net

Stephanie Pascal turns her head. Head coach Matt Holmberg taps her on the shoulder and tells her that she’s going in. It’s the first game of the season for the women’s hockey team, playing against Nipissing, and it’s early in the third period. The Gaels are down 5-2.Continue...

Hoping to make strides

The Queen’s varsity swimming team is a prime example of how small-scale goals can lead to continuous success.Continue...

Brothers’ connection on and off the ice

The last time the Ming brothers played hockey together, it was back home on a neighbours’ frozen-over cow pasture in Williamstown, Ontario. This near-daily routine was a tradition that many Canadian kids find similar. But the Ming brothers had the talent to continue their hockey-playing days, with both playing in the OHL before coming to Queen’s.Continue...

Men’s volleyball rolls past RMC in straight sets

Will Hoey, makes his season debut after sitting out first semester with an injury.Continue...

Men’s basketball struggles at home to open second half of season

Queen’s drops both games against Ryerson and U of TContinue...

A nail-biter and a blowout against Toronto opponents for the Gaels

With their weekend sweep of Ryerson and U of T, the women’s basketball team proved they are a force to be reckoned with.Continue...

Women’s volleyball start second half on positive note

With a new year comes new hope. For women’s volleyball, their 3-0 victory against RMC is a good starting point for them to turn the corner.Continue...

QJ predictions for the winter varsity teams

Women’s Basketball Currently: 1st in the OUA East; 5th in the country Predicted: 1st in the OUA East The women’s basketball team is one of the...Continue...

Men’s volleyball team looks forward to season’s second half

Returning to class with the cold winter upon us, volleyball season is just starting to heat up. The men’s team begin the second half of their season this weekend against a 2-7 Royal Military College team, looking to continue their strong start to the 2016-17 campaign.Continue...

On the road to success

If we’re being frank, road trips usually blow.Continue...

Queen’s student represents Canada at Youth Sailing World Championships

While most students were bundling up and sleeping in during the winter break, Matti Muru travelled to Auckland, New Zealand to compete in the Youth Sailing World Championships for a week on the Dec. 4.Continue...

From the darkness, finding light

Former football player Jesse Topley speaks on his struggles with mental healthContinue...

A former player’s perspective

The last time the men’s water polo team won an OUA medal was in 2004 — that was until last weekend when the team took bronze at the OUA Championships hosted by Queen’s in the ARC.Continue...

Men's hockey weekend ends on positive note

While losing to Ottawa on Friday was something the men’s hockey team will want back, no one can take away Saturday’s win.Continue...

Week 12 road games round up

Men’s Basketball — Strong second half sees team erase 27-point deficit to win

Down 48 to 27 at half, the chances of coming out with a win were looking pretty bleak for...Continue...

Sights sets on podium finish at home

When captain Ian Pinchin first joined the men’s water polo team during his first year at Queen’s in 2010, he didn’t expect to have a six-year run with the team.Continue...

Queen’s professor research hits the hardwood

It’s often believed that to be a successful athlete, you need to specialize early. But for every Tiger Woods, there are more stories of young athletes who burn out too early, leaving sport completely.Continue...

Men's basketball defend home court against Waterloo Warriors

Last Saturday afternoon, Queen’s fans packed the home stands in the ARC to watch the Gaels take on the Warriors on their home court. Below are the Journal’s two takeaways from the game.Continue...

Women's hockey streak snapped in overtime

Here are The Journal’s takeaways from the Gaels thrilling overtime victory.Continue...

Gaels improve national ranking with 93-63 win over Waterloo

In front of a pink-clad crowd, the women’s basketball team continued their win streak last weekend with their fourth consecutive victory since opening their regular season.Continue...

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