“Stick with the process” Ravens learning how to win with tough victory over McGill

Ottawa, ON – How things can change in just three weeks.  On Oct. 29, the Carleton Ravens dropped a 4-1 decision on the second half of a back-to-back to the Ottawa Gee-Gees to fall to 0-4-0 early in the 2022-2023 season. Yet post-game, head coach Stacey Colarossi was not upset; instead, she emphasized the process of building a winning program. That the effort was there for … Continue reading “Stick with the process” Ravens learning how to win with tough victory over McGill

Strong first period covers up Carleton flaws in win over RMC

Ottawa, ON – Talking to Shaun Van Allen following the game on Saturday night, you’d be forgiven in thinking the Carleton Ravens had just lost 4-1 rather than taken a 4-1 win over the RMC Paladins to move to 6-2-2 and flip with Concordia for fifth in the OUA East. Yet, after watching his team go up 3-0 after one period on the Paladins before … Continue reading Strong first period covers up Carleton flaws in win over RMC

Queen’s takes down Carleton to remain undefeated

KINGSTON, ON – The Queen’s Gaels and Carleton Ravens each entered Friday with an undefeated 4-0 record, sitting tied for the top of the OUA East with the Ottawa Gee-Gees. In their first matchup since the 2021 season, the Gaels and Ravens were set to go at it to decide who would remain undefeated. In the end, the Gaels used their physicality and execution to … Continue reading Queen’s takes down Carleton to remain undefeated

“They are believing they can do it”: Stingers get stung as Carleton stuns #1-ranked Concordia

Ottawa, ON – Talk to Stacey Colarossi for more than five minutes, and you are guaranteed to hear mention of the word process. Since taking over as the head coach of the Carleton Women’s hockey program back in June, a program that has not made the playoffs in the six-team RSEQ since 2014 and has not had a winning season since 2012, the coach has made … Continue reading “They are believing they can do it”: Stingers get stung as Carleton stuns #1-ranked Concordia

James Mayotte plays the hero and Carleton escapes with a win over McGill

Ottawa, ON – After blowing a multi-goal lead on Friday, the Carleton Ravens needed someone to save their night. With their 5-4 overtime victory against the McGill Redbirds, the Ravens had a saviour on this night. Still, they had it re-emphasized that some of the mistakes they have continued to make in the early part of the OUA season need to be addressed.  The Ravens came … Continue reading James Mayotte plays the hero and Carleton escapes with a win over McGill

Carleton hangs on for uneven victory over York

Ottawa, ON – It will likely not be a performance they will look back on too fondly, but they got the win as the Carleton Ravens opened their 2022-2023 season with an uneven 69-57 victory over the York Lions at the Ravens Nest on Friday night.  The Lions entered the Raven’s Nest on the front half of their back-to-back. They play in Carleton before heading to … Continue reading Carleton hangs on for uneven victory over York

NEWS: Canada Basketball announces U SPORTS heavy training camp roster for fifth window of FIBA World Cup

Nine former U SPORTS athletes from six schools selected to the Senior Men’s National team training camp roster for the second-last qualifying window Leaning heavily on a cast of former U SPORTS stars, Canada Basketball announced their 16-man training camp roster on Tuesday for the fifth window of qualifications for the 2023 FIBA World Cup. The coaching staff, including a McGill graduate in assistant coach … Continue reading NEWS: Canada Basketball announces U SPORTS heavy training camp roster for fifth window of FIBA World Cup

Ravens show fight but fall to Gee-Gees for fourth straight loss

Ottawa, ON – What do you do when you already know from the start of the season that your team will not win many games? What’s your philosophy? What does “growth” actually mean if it isn’t directly on the scoresheet? Those are some of the questions that new Carleton Ravens head coach Stacey Colarossi will continue to need to deal with as she watched her team … Continue reading Ravens show fight but fall to Gee-Gees for fourth straight loss

Strong start carries Carabins to win over Carleton

Ottawa, ON –  “It’s me, Hi, I’m the problem; it’s me.” Anti-Hero (Taylor Swift) If the early days of the 2022-2023 RSEQ season have shown one thing, the Carleton Ravens have a few problems. With an offence that sits tied for last with four goals in three games, and a defence allowing 37 shots a game, to put it at its kindest, it has been … Continue reading Strong start carries Carabins to win over Carleton