Tag: baseball

Thunderwolves recap: Lakehead teams travel

Women’s Volleyball Lakehead’s women’s volleyball team lost all three of their games as they toured southern Ontario from October 19-21. On Friday, they were defeated 3-1 (19-25, 5-25, 25-20, 16-25) to the York Lions. Vanessa Chorkway played well, getting 14 kills in the loss. The Thunderwolves failed to rally Saturday afternoon when they lost in [...]

October 30, 2012

A-Rod to blame?

A look at the Yankees’ early exit By Ben Lundy The New York Yankees are out of the postseason race. The Yankees were swept 4-0 by the Detroit Tigers in the American League Championship Series, their first sweep in a seven game series since the 1976 World Series against the Cincinnati Reds. Considering the intense [...]

October 30, 2012
Lakehead sports season is in full swing

Lakehead sports season is in full swing

Catch up with the Thunderwolves By Noah Cain Sports Editor Men’s Hockey The Lakehead University Varsity Men’s Hockey team split their series with the York Lions on the weekend of October 12-13. The ‘Wolves struck first on Friday, skating to a 7-3 victory over the visiting Lions; each goal was scored by a different player, [...]

October 23, 2012

Where’s the credit for Cabrera?

Triple Crown a historic feat By Ben Lundy The Major League Baseball regular season wrapped up earlier this month in historic fashion. Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers won the first batting Triple Crown title since Carl Yastrzemski in 1967. The Triple Crown is the holy grail of baseball achievements and the illustriousness of it [...]

October 17, 2012

Thunderwolves baseball starting this semester

By Japhe Albu  The Lakehead Thunderwolves baseball team is gearing up for its second season, coming off a successful debut last year in division two of the National Club Baseball Association (in which they are the only Canadian team). Since they are a club, and not a varsity, team, they are allowed to play in [...]

September 17, 2012
Ski Ninjas: Caricatures

Ski Ninjas: Caricatures

March 26, 2012
Playoffs? I hope we can win a game

Playoffs? I hope we can win a game

Oct. 23, 1993, Toronto. Blue Jays right fielder Joe Carter takes an ugly swing at one in the dirt, making the count 2–2. Unfazed, he straightens, adjusts his gloves and stands in the box, ready for the next pitch.

March 12, 2012

You’re a Winner!

For the second time in four months, a Dominican-born Major League Baseball pitcher has been arrested for using a false identity.

January 24, 2012

Return of baseball to Lakehead embraced

It’s been years since Lakehead has had a baseball team, but it’s impossible to tell that from their performance thus far this year.

October 24, 2011
Rose for MVP?

Rose for MVP?

Derrick Rose will be anointed MVP for the NBA this season. Nothing is set in stone, but Rose’s bid for MVP has been backed by some serious heavyweights in the NBA. One of the sources may even surprise you.

April 4, 2011