Sports

The art of competitive fighting

A fight club isn't the first place that comes to mind when thinking of camaraderie. But Ben Leece and Christian Granter made their dream...

Player Profile: The journey of an injured athlete

Ten minutes into her first shift of the last game of the pre-season in October 2019, then-rookie Abby Draper leapt in the air for...

Tension rises late, Red Wings cruise by Timberwolves

The whistle blew and the crowd's attention turned to the Fredericton Red Wings' defensive end. Tension flared as players and referees stumbled to the...

Benchwarmers: Visible but valuable

Brendan Murphy, a third-year St. Thomas University student and member of the Tommies' men's volleyball team, said the first couple of years playing can...

Playing in limbo: Student-athletes adjust to long off-season

After a gruelling off-season because of COVID-19, the St. Thomas University women’s volleyball team returned to practice. Entering the Lady Beaverbrook Gym at the bottom...

Front Row: Should university sports come back?

For student-athletes, sports play an integral role in their character development. The responsibility of balancing academic athletic life can be demanding. Still, these athletes...

Edmundston Blizzards cause storm on Fredericton Red Wings opener

The Edmundston Blizzard started the overtime period with a 4-on-3 powerplay on Friday night at the Grant Harvey Centre. Applying pressure in the Fredericton...

How does player recruitment look amidst COVID-19?

Peter Murphy, Tommies' women's hockey head coach, walks through the home of Tommies' hockey with a potential recruit. He shows her everything the Grant...

Player Profile: Staying ready

Nikita McCartney, a fourth-year psychology student at St. Thomas University, is a role model for the STU women’s soccer program. She said she's looking...

Men’s soccer future in jeopardy

The St. Thomas University men’s soccer team’s future is in jeopardy after a majority of players opted to stay in their hometowns due to COVID-19. Of...

Front Row: Life inside the bubble

The cheers, the jeers, the chants and the celebrations. Scenes of emotions escalating with every passing play, a bit of flair and every inch...

Season of Hope: Red Wings will return for 2020-21 season

Following an inaugural season cut short by COVID-19, the Fredericton Red Wings were in a tight spot. After getting ready for a playoff run...