Category Archive: Sports

Voyageurs take first leg of Gallo Cup against Lakers in soccer home opener

By Deryek Sandhu Watching a live sports game is always invigorating, but the history of the Riley Gallo Cup made this weekend’s soccer home opener particularly special. As the fans in the bleachers this past Sunday, September 11 were well aware, the Cup is held yearly between northern rivals, the[…]

Nordic ski team to compete in their first race of the season

By Austin Lemieux, for The Lambda On the verge of one of the mildest winters that have been predicted in years past, the Voyageurs Nordic team headed East to North Bay in Dec., where the team participated in the annual College Drive Hill Climb at Nipissing University. The Voyageurs had a[…]

Women’s cross country team ends season with record-breaking finish

By Kyle Kelley, for the Lambda Two months have passed since the beginning of the Voyageurs women’s cross-country climb to CIS Championships, and after a long and prosperous season for the Voyageurs, the women finished in fourth place among all teams in Ontario, and achieved a record-breaking 10th place among[…]

Gallery: Laurentian hosts Invitational Swim meet, finishes second

By Lambda Staff The weekend of Oct. 24-15 brought four swim teams to the Jeno Tihanyi Gold Olympic Pool on Laurentian University campus, for an invitational swim meet. The Ottawa GeeGees, Waterloo Warriors, and a swim team from the Zhejiang University of Finance and Economics (ZUFE) joined the Laurentian Voyageurs, in[…]

Men Voyageurs drop basketball home opener by one point

By Timothy Kraft, Lambda Staff On Nov. 13, the men’s Voyageurs basketball team was defeated 68-69 at their home opener, ultimately losing the close game to the Queens Gaels. The men came out strong in the first quarter, winning the tip off and demanding an early lead by execution of[…]

Nordic ski team hosts annual Trick or Trek, continues fall training

By Thomas Gore, for the Lambda The Laurentian Voyageurs Nordic ski team is finding themselves busy once again, just two months into the school year. While the athletes have continued their fall training throughout the month of Oct., they also hosted the Trick or Trek fundraising event during the closing days[…]