Dueck Marks Return to Mac with East-West Bowl Triumph

Hamilton, ON- McMaster Marauders quarterback Andreas Dueck capped off his first East-West Bowl in style.  Dueck weaved past defenders to score on a two-point conversion to give his West team a late 11-8 lead over the East. One play earlier, he found Waterloo Warriors receiver James Basalyga for the go-ahead touchdown. The West would win the game 11-8, their fifth straight East-West bowl victory. The … Continue reading Dueck Marks Return to Mac with East-West Bowl Triumph

BREAKING: Queen’s upsets Carleton, advances to the Wilson Cup

Correction: This article originally stated that the Ravens last missed the Wilson Cup in 2002, it was actually 2006. The Article has been updated. Ottawa, ON – For the first time since 2006, the Carleton Ravens will not play for the Wilson Cup following an 86-80 loss to the Queen’s Gaels at the Raven’s Nest on Wednesday night. It was another packed house at the … Continue reading BREAKING: Queen’s upsets Carleton, advances to the Wilson Cup

Pace and shooting power McMaster past Lakehead and into OUA semifinal

HAMILTON, ON – It seems fitting the McMaster men’s basketball team’s opening playoff game was the Lakehead Thunderwolves.  Patrick Tatham and his squad opened the season with a pair of games at home against the Thunderwolves. They squandered a double-digit lead in their season opener, a game that offered a lot of lessons going forward. The Marauders finished with an 11-5 record, good for second … Continue reading Pace and shooting power McMaster past Lakehead and into OUA semifinal

McMaster men’s volleyball reclaim crown with 11th Forsyth Cup title

HAMILTON, ON – The Burridge Gym was packed – as it had been for McMaster’s two previous playoff games. Like the previous two games, the visiting Toronto Varsity Blues provided a stiff test.  After the Queen’s Gaels captured the past two Forsyth Cups (OUA titles), there was bound to be a new winner between the Marauders and the Varsity Blues. McMaster head coach Dave Preston’s … Continue reading McMaster men’s volleyball reclaim crown with 11th Forsyth Cup title

MVB: McMaster reach OUA Finals and Nationals in Straight Sets

After beating the Brock Badgers twice already this season, one could anticipate that while the Marauders would be favourites ahead of their OUA semi-finals, it wouldn’t be easy.  The Marauders survived a scare against the Windsor Lancers in the quarterfinals, winning a close fifth set to prevail. Against Brock in the semis, McMaster won in three straight sets – two by the score of 25-20 … Continue reading MVB: McMaster reach OUA Finals and Nationals in Straight Sets

Windsor test Marauders in potential playoff preview

HAMILTON, ON – The McMaster Marauders men’s volleyball team finished off an OUA regular season with a 12-0 record despite a stiff test from the visiting Windsor Lancers on Mar. 5.  It marked their third win of the season against Windsor. However, those victories haven’t come without some adversity. In their first meeting, the Lancers pushed McMaster to five sets – the only team to … Continue reading Windsor test Marauders in potential playoff preview

Playoff Picture comes into view with McMaster, Waterloo exchanging wins

HAMILTON, ON – As the OUA regular season winds down, the McMaster Marauders basketball teams continued to jostle for playoff seeding in the OUA West division.  The women’s team bounced back from their 50-28 loss on Mar. 2 in Waterloo to the Warriors with a much-improved offensive performance on Mar. 4 at home against the same opponent. However, they would still fall short 72-69. Meanwhile, … Continue reading Playoff Picture comes into view with McMaster, Waterloo exchanging wins