Sports

Jaden Lindo hired by the Pittsburgh Penguins as manager of Community Hockey Program

Jaden Lindo’s impact on the game of hockey has transcended varsity sports and reached the National Hockey League.Continue...

‘The Queen’s Journal’ vs ‘Western Gazette’ Fantasy Football 2021: week one

As the NFL season gets underway this Thursday, The Journal is reviving its “start ‘em, sit ‘em” fantasy football competition with the Western Gazette’s sports section.Continue...

Queen’s Quidditch looks to recruit more team members

At Queen’s, Quidditch has had a notable effect on the landscape of club athletics, and the team is working to recruit more athletes who are potentially interested in the sport.Continue...

Exploring the social power of Queen's pick-up basketball scene

For those who know it, Queen’s is home to a very vibrant pick-up basketball scene, and like many pick-up basketball communities around the world, its social roots run deep.Continue...

Summer Sports News Recap

Although the summer term is considered a period of rest by some, for many Queen’s athletes it’s only another season in which they can continue to generate headlines.Continue...

Queen’s students, past and present, reflect on competing at the Tokyo Olympic Games

For some, the Tokyo Olympics were more than just a highlight to watch on TV.Continue...

Queen’s set to host 2022 U Sports Women’s Basketball National Championships

For the first time in its history, Queen’s is set to host the U Sports Championships for Women’s Basketball.Continue...

Katie Bruggeling named Head Coach of Queen’s Rowing

On Jun. 22, Athletics and Recreation announced Katie Bruggeling as head coach of Queen’s Rowing. She replaces Rami Massarani.Continue...

Queen’s Professor provides insight into racial abuse following EURO 2020 loss

On July 11, Italy defeated England in a tense penalty shootout to win the UEFA European Football Championship (EURO) 2020.Continue...

Athletics and Recreation increases outdoor capacity, plans to reopen indoor facilities

After a summer of gradual expansion, the use of outdoor facilities on campus has returned to near-normalcy, and gym-goers will soon be back at the ARC for the first time since March.Continue...

OUA announces adjusted structures and schedules for 2021-22 season

On Jun. 23, Ontario University Athletics (OUA) announced approved structures for the 2021-22 season in a recent update regarding the organization’s plans to return to sport this fall.Continue...

Crunching Numbers with the Queen’s Sports Analytics Organization

Hours upon hours of practice. Fierce dedication. Heart and soul. Raw talent. This is what comes to mind when measuring an athlete or sports team’s ability to compete.Continue...

Queen’s rower qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

Gavin Stone, Sci ’19, a Queen’s student and member of the Canadian National Rowing Team, has secured a spot at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics after qualifying in Lucerne, Switzerland at the Final Olympic Qualification Regatta. Stone and his Canadian rowing teammates will be representing Canada alongside 10 other Canadian boats.Continue...

Queen’s volleyball players selected for Volleyball Canada’s NextGen Women’s Program

Arielle Palermo, ArtSci ’23, and Hannah Duchesneau, ArtSci ’24, two outside hitters from Queen’s women’s volleyball, have been selected for the Women’s NextGen Program with Volleyball Canada.Continue...

Six Gaels recognized on 2021 East-West Bowl roster

Six Queen’s football players were recognized by the 2021 U SPORTS East-West Bowl roster earlier this month.Continue...

Bears and Gaels: Making sense of Queen’s symbolism

Queen’s symbolism can be downright confusing. Many students end up graduating without ever finding out what a Gael is, and much less what its teddy bear mascot, Boo Hoo, has to do with anything...Continue...

The COVID year: Queen’s student-athletes look back on the lost season

With the school year nearly over, it’s safe to say that this year hasn’t been ideal for anyone—student-athletes included.Continue...

Queen’s pioneers the Canadian Collegiate Cycling Association as Gaels lead the peloton in inaugural virtual championship

In light of COVID-19, the Queen’s cycling team adopted a unique and innovative approach to provide an exciting season over the past year, which culminated this past weekend.Continue...

Queen’s Ladies in Fitness Training creating community for women in the gym

Even though the ARC has been opening and closing sporadically this year, some athletic clubs are still making do.Continue...

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