U SPORTS MHKY: Alumni Who Took the ECHL by Storm

Toronto,ON- It seems as though everywhere you look across the broad hockey landscape, Canadian University Sport is heavily represented. This is no different in the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL), where some of the top talents from U SPORTS turn to the professional game after school. Making the jump to a pro hockey environment can be quite a daunting task, but these 5 players, in … Continue reading U SPORTS MHKY: Alumni Who Took the ECHL by Storm

U Sports MHKY: Kyle Bollers, The OJHL’s Leading Scorer Joins the Ryerson Rams

Toronto, ON- The Ryerson Rams men’s hockey team announced that Oshawa native Kyle Bollers will be joining them for the 2020-2021 season.  Bollers spent the last four years playing in the OHL and OJHL. At 17, he entered the OHL where he played for the Saginaw Spirit, in two seasons spent there, he scored  21 points. Ahead of the 2018-19 season, Bollers returned to his … Continue reading U Sports MHKY: Kyle Bollers, The OJHL’s Leading Scorer Joins the Ryerson Rams

U Sports Basketball: Regional drafting highlights 2020 CEBL U Sports Draft

Toronto, ON- The sports world is silent, there are no pucks being slapped, no balls being kicked or bats being cracked, but while the action is on pause, the administrative measures continue on. U Sports, after being silent since wrapping its multi-sport season up a couple of weeks ago had a moment in the spotlight, as 21 players were drafted into the Canadian Elite Basketball … Continue reading U Sports Basketball: Regional drafting highlights 2020 CEBL U Sports Draft

Finding the Best U Sports Hashtag: Canada West

Vancouver, BC- We have done the OUA, we have done the AUS, now we take a trip out west to Canada West and the 17 schools scattered across 4 Canadian provinces. This was much improved over the unoriginality seen in the AUS but was it as good as the OUA, we are going to leave that up to you the reader to decide a little … Continue reading Finding the Best U Sports Hashtag: Canada West

Finding the Best U Sports Hashtag: The OUA

Let’s start this off with the ones at the bottom of the list Need Some Work 20. Lakehead Thunderwolves: N/A Kicking things off in the last place is the Lakehead Thunderwolves for seemingly not operating with a hashtag. If anyone knows of Lakehead’s hashtag, I couldn’t find it anywhere. 19. Laurentian Voyageurs: #FearTheNoise We are now getting into the actual hashtags. This hashtag does not … Continue reading Finding the Best U Sports Hashtag: The OUA

U Sports Hockey Championships Cancelled Due to Coronavirus

Toronto, ON- For one day, U Sports hockey was the only hockey around. By the end of the day, it joined all other North American sports in suspension due to Coronavirus COVID-19. Both the men’s and women’s tournaments opened on Thursday afternoon with their first set of quarterfinal matchups. There were upsets galore, but that all feels very trivial at this point. The world has … Continue reading U Sports Hockey Championships Cancelled Due to Coronavirus

U Sports MHKY: SMU’s Balmas wins rookie of the year, while season awards are given out

The best of U Sports men’s hockey have gathered in Halifax for their respective national championship tournaments. However, before the hockey gets underway, the players and coaches who stood out among the rest were honoured for their seasons. SENATOR JOSEPH A. SULLIVAN TROPHY (Player of the Year) & Goaltender of the Year: Taran Kozun Saskatchewan Taran Kozun, the former professional netminder is the first player … Continue reading U Sports MHKY: SMU’s Balmas wins rookie of the year, while season awards are given out

U Sports MHKY: Team Profiles, What You Need to Know about the UNB Reds

Halifax, N.S – Death, Taxes, The UNB Reds in the U Sports National Championship. Three things that just feel like certainties at this point. Despite a scare from the Acadia Axemen in the AUS playoffs the Reds managed to snag their 3rd straight AUS championship and will head into Halifax looking to defend their 2019 National Title. Here is what you need to know to … Continue reading U Sports MHKY: Team Profiles, What You Need to Know about the UNB Reds

U Sports MHKY: U Cup Team Profiles, All You Need to Know About the SMU Huskies

Halifax, N.S.- Triple overtime is starting to become a trend for all the hockey teams heading to the U Sports men’s hockey championship. The Guelph Gryphons clinched their spot with a triple OT win over the Ottawa Gee-Gees on Saturday night, and the Saint Mary’s University Huskies punched their ticket with a triple-overtime win against the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleus. The two teams will … Continue reading U Sports MHKY: U Cup Team Profiles, All You Need to Know About the SMU Huskies