Sports

Satire: Matt is the hero we need to beat COVID-19

In a time of strife and turmoil, this world needs a hero. A beacon of light to us all and a shining example of...

Red Wings explode in second, take down Grand Falls

After a slow first period that saw only 15 shots, the Grand Falls Rapids started the second period quickly. Having possession behind the net,...

Commentary: The Raptors are still competitors

With the National Basketball Association trade deadline passing on March 25, there were several rumours swirling about the Toronto Raptors. The 11th seeded team,...

Tommies get taste of games after months of pandemic hiatus

Athletes are facing the ultimate test with COVID-19. With all competitive sport seasons being cancelled, universities are trying to organize inter-school exhibition matches and...

An athlete’s guide to nutrition

Eat your fruits and veggies, drink lots of water and don’t eat too much junk food. These are the food tips parents, teachers and...

STU rugby players take on provincial coaching roles

The New Brunswick Rugby Union announced two new programs, men's under-17 and U-19, which allows athletes who missed out on their presumed season another...

Aggression and respect, a perfect balance

Since ancient Greek wrestlers competed in a show of strength and dominance during the first Olympics, contact sports have been a staple of the...

From overlooked to number one

Before a Toronto Raptors game begins, the players of both teams take the court for their rituals — stretches, layup lines and maybe a...

Commentary: Riding the bench

I’ve been interested in sports for as long as I can remember. But no matter how much I cared about a specific sport, my...

Front Row: Should pro athletes be allowed to play after being charged with domestic violence?

Domestic violence among professional athletes is not uncommon. This rather disturbing fact continues to be a problem in society. Whether one has been a...

Women in Sport conference set for April after postponed in 2020

After almost a year of uncertainty, the University of New Brunswick Women in Sport conference is set to take place from April 9 to...

Climbing through COVID

The Fredericton Bouldering CO-OP, an indoor rock climbing gym, reopened with increased safety measures, social distancing and scheduled climbing slots.  Florence Awde, a third-year St....