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Brock expert says Olympic gender equity efforts are good, but not good enough

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Brock expert says Olympic gender equity efforts are good, but not good enough

Brock University press release – In the leadup to International Women’s Day, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced new steps to make the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games the most gender-equitable ever. This includes allowing one female and one male flagbearer to represent each country at the Opening Ceremony and having at least one male and […]

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Badgers women to play for first U SPORTS gold medal in program history

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Badgers women to play for first U SPORTS gold medal in program history

The Brock Badgers women’s basketball team has gold in their sights for the first time ever in school history. The second-ranked Badgers will play for their first gold medal, and a national championship banner, after taming the sixth-ranked UPEI Panthers 69-55 in the semi-finals of the U SPORTS Women’s Final 8 at TD Place Arena […]

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Golden Horseshoe Conference round one roundup

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Golden Horseshoe Conference round one roundup

The first round of playoffs has finished in the GOJHL Golden Horseshoe Conference, the first round was wrapped up Friday, Mar. 6/2020, with the Niagara Falls Canucks beating the Fort Erie Meteors 3 – 2 in overtime in game five of the series. Nick Paone and Drew Passero netted the Meteors’ goals. Danial Singer netted […]

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Brock’s Mike Rao named U SPORTS national women’s basketball Coach of the Year

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Brock’s Mike Rao named U SPORTS national women’s basketball Coach of the Year

Brock University press release – As Brock Badgers women’s basketball Head Coach Mike Rao received his gold medal after his team won the OUA Critelli Cup championship in Toronto on Saturday night (Feb. 29/2020), his players suddenly broke out into a chant of ‘Rao, Rao.’ Anyone in the hallways of the athletics department at Brock […]

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First week roundup in Golden Horseshoe Conference playoffs

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First week roundup in Golden Horseshoe Conference playoffs

At the end of the first weekend in round one of the playoffs in the GOJHL Golden Horseshoe Conference, the Niagara Falls Canucks are two games ahead of the Fort Erie Meteors, the St. Catharines Falcons are two games ahead of the Pelham Panthers, the Hamilton Kilty Bs are two games ahead of the Thorold […]

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Blackhawks finish with win over Junior Canadians

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Blackhawks finish with win over Junior Canadians

The Thorold Blackhawks ended their season Sunday, Feb. 23/2020, with a 6 – 3 win over the Welland Junior Canadians in Golden Horseshoe Conference hockey action. Thorold led 2 – 0 at the end of the first period. Sam VanderZalm netted their first goal at 4:41. Assists went to Ben Varga and Dylan Latty. Their […]

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