Sports

Women’s Curling bring home lessons from OUA Championship

While the Women’s Curling team fell short at the OUA championships last week, for them, experience was still gained, and their cohesion was strengthened—two things hard to come by in a season disrupted by lockdowns.Continue...

10 Queen’s Football players invited to 2022 CFL combines

10 Queen’s football players have recently been selected for the Canadian Football League’s (CFL) National and Eastern Regional combines for 2022.Continue...

Sports in Brief: Winter reading week

The Men’s Hockey team (13-2) extended their three-game winning streak this past weekend, handily defeating the RMC Paladins (1-15) in back-to-back games on Feb. 25 and 26.Continue...

From U SPORTS to Queen’s: How Black History Month is being celebrated in university sport

From live U Sports events to initiatives taking place on Queen’s campus, important conversations and projects are underway within university athletics programs for Black History Month.Continue...

How do we move beyond the flawed paradigm of white intellectual superiority?

Contemporary western science lacks Black contribution. Improving Black representation in scientific fields requires a conscious effort to reject longstanding paradigms of white intellectual superiority.Continue...

'The Want to Win’: Inside the 2018-19 Queen’s Men’s Hockey season, part four

“I think it just was the want to win, everyone on our team just wanted to win.”Continue...

How has the pandemic affected the way Queen’s coaches recruit student-athletes?

If there’s one thing that coaches had to adjust to last year, it was leading their teams almost exclusively through a digital format.Continue...

Queen’s Football players on their picks for Superbowl LVI

Cincinnati Bengals

I want to begin by saying this is the most excited I’ve ever been for a Superbowl. Period.Continue...

Weekend preview: Varsity sports and clubs return to competition

With league-based competition resuming this week, varsity teams are buckling down for their first matches of 2022. Meanwhile, some varsity clubs have championship dates, others are TBD, and some have even been cancelled.Continue...

Queen’s athletes share the best advice they’ve ever received from a coach

This weekend, for the first time in over two months, Queen’s varsity athletes will be suiting up and competing once more.Continue...

Women’s Basketball raises $4,900 for 15th annual Shoot for the Cure

With games cancelled for the month of January, the women’s basketball team kept busy off the hardcourt by capturing a win in the fight against cancer.Continue...

A conversation with Nixon Academic Leadership Award recipients

On Jan. 27, this year’s Nixon Academic Leadership Award recipients were announced by Queen’s Athletics and RecreationContinue...

Leslie Dal Cin announces retirement

Executive Director of Athletics and Recreation , Leslie Dal Cin, has announced her intention to retire this spring.Continue...

'An absolute sprint’: Inside the 2018-19 Queen’s Men’s Hockey season, part two

“Our league is an absolute sprint. You only play 28 games, and if you lose one here or there, that can be the difference between hosting the Queen’s Cup and not.”Continue...

Everything to know about the return of varsity sports and recreation at Queen’s

Both varsity athletes and recreationally active students have lots to look forward to following recent return-to-sport announcements from Ontario University Athletics (OUA) and Athletics and Recreation (A&R).Continue...

Queen’s alum Chris Patrician heading to the Beijing Winter Olympics for bobsleigh

Chris Patrician, ArtSci ’14, will represent Canada at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics for bobsleigh.Continue...

Returning from the pandemic-induced pause

After the OUA paused competition across university sport in response to the pandemic, athletes and coaches across the province will return to play on Feb. 9.Continue...

Perspective: U Sports is just as entertaining as the NCAA

On Nov 14., 2021, I stood on the sidelines at Nixon field and watched the Queen’s women’s rugby team win their first National Championship.Continue...

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