Category Archives: Sports

Szabados outstanding

Final exams put on hold for world championships in Switzerland

Todd Pruner

sports editor

Shannon Szabados may have faced more shots than the average goalie this season, but she’s not complaining. Continue reading

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MacEwan student full of NRG

Eric Silver

writer

Writer, dancer, actress and musician.

Second-year Grant MacEwan University student Miranda Broumas is a quadruple threat with enough energy to keep up with it all. Continue reading

Coach coming back to GMac

Former Griffins player returns to team after four years coaching Golden Bears

Todd Pruner

sports editor

Brad Poplawski is returning to Grant MacEwan University after four years away.

The 26-year-old was confirmed as the new head coach of the Griffins men’s volleyball March 28. Continue reading

Consensus pick of RNH

Trevor Robb

On March 31, I attended game four of the series between the Edmonton Oil Kings and Red Deer Rebels, getting a first hand look at how smart and talented Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is. Continue reading

Track star joining Griffins

St. Francis Xavier student Emily Dolphin will be coming to MacEwan in fall

Todd Pruner

sports editor

Emily Dolphin has been running with Grant MacEwan University’s cross-country club team for two seasons and now she sounds ready to jump up to the varsity team. Continue reading

Former Bears coach comes to MacEwan

Todd Pruner

sports editor

The Grant MacEwan University Griffins have found their man to take over the men’s basketball team.

Peter Guarasci, 37, had an impressive run as a player and is now focusing on developing up-and-coming young players as a coach. He was hired March 24 to take over for the departing Ryan Dunkley. Continue reading

Shoots, Skoyes

Jayden Skoye led Griffins with 19 points

Eric Silver

writer

At five foot four, Jayden Skoye blurs past opponents, a fireball melting the competition and ice in her wake.

Her drive and determination pushed her to the top of the team roster. Continue reading