Thunder roar past Coyotes in comeback win

  The Thunder men’s basketball team resumed their season with an 84-72 comeback victory over their crosstown rivals the Coyotes des La Cité. The Thunder extended their record to 6-5 and brought their winning streak to 3 games. Esmat Atem led the way for the Thunder...

Women extend their dynasty of dominance

The women’s basketball team is well on its way to repeating history as OCAA champions for the fifth year in a row. Other than a road loss to rival St. Lawrence on Saturday, Jan. 17, the Thunder have been undefeated, and not by small margins. They’ve outscored their opponents by...

Thunder playoff hopes take a devastating hit

The Algonquin Thunder men’s volleyball team’s playoff hopes took a devastating hit at home last weekend when they suffered back-to-back losses to the Seneca Sting and the Georgian Grizzlies. While the Sting steamrolled the Thunder in a 3-0 contest on Friday, Algonquin looked to...

Thunder gets served

The Algonquin Thunder women’s volleyball team did not get the two wins they were hoping for Jan. 16 and 17 when they confronted the Seneca Sting and the Georgian Grizzlies. Algonquin lost all three straight sets against their long-time rival Seneca after a close-fought game Jan....

Men’s Thunder redeem themselves with Vikings

Redemption and recovery were on the minds of the Thunder men’s basketball team on Friday Nov. 21 as they beat out the Vikings 59–45, coming back from a shaky start to the season. The Thunder kick-started the weekend with a strong 14-point lead and all the efforts of their...

Women’s Thunder continue their winning streak over Loyalist

By Mat LaBranche Algonquin women’s basketball team continued their annihilation of the OCAA East division with a 73-46 win over the Loyalist Lancers on Nov. 22, leaving them with a perfect 8-0 record as they sit comfortably atop the standings heading into the winter break. The...

Men’s Thunder comes up shy to Loyalist

Algonquin men’s basketball team once again rallied for a late comeback and came up just shy, this time to the Loyalist Lancers, losing 71-65 on Nov. 22. A first quarter which saw both sides trade baskets back-and-forth couldn’t have been a more deceiving precursor for the second...

Men’s early lead gets struck down

The gymnasium bleachers were packed full for the Nov. 7 men’s basketball home opener that went right down to the final buzzer, as Algonquin put up a valiant effort in hopes of putting a dent in Durham’s perfect 2-0 record. The Thunder held a lead for the better-half of the game,...

Thunder takes Lords throne

Algonquin’s women’s basketball team did not disappoint in front of a crowd full of supporters in their home opener Nov. 7, with a convincing 83-55 win over the Durham Lords, and remain unbeaten on the season. The impact of the crowd could be felt even before tip-off.  The...

Thunder Men’s Soccer lose Bronze Medal Semi-Final to NIAT

  The Algonquin Thunder were shocked by last night’s shootout loss to the VIU Mariners. Today, they were completely disheartened. After controlling the play on a chilling morning in Oakville, the Thunder failed to capitalize on any scoring opportunities, eventually dropping...
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