Men’s Soccer Wins OCAA Championship

They came in with the best record in OCAA soccer, and after two hard-fought games, the Algonquin men’s soccer team proved they were the best team in Ontario. They capped the weekend with a 1-0 extra-time win over the Humber Hawks (6-0-2) to capture their first provincial gold...

Mens Thunder score high

By Arielle Follett When Loyalist was hit with a yellow card, the Thunder took that time to strike for a full 10 minutes, scoring nearly 21 points. The game on Oct. 19 at the South Nepean Rugby Park ended with a score of 60-5 for the Thunder, allowing them their first home game...

Women get back in the win column

By Aidan Cullis A frigid and windy Sunday afternoon did nothing to stop Algonquin’s women’s rugby team from dominating Loyalist College in a 32-15 win. While on an unbeaten run in Sept. to the fall’s OCAA final, the team lost their thunder in the two previous games, which only...

Women’s basketball preview: Long road ahead to restore glory

By Patrick Longchamps   The Algonquin Thunder women’s basketball team has a lot of work to do before making their way back to the former glory of seasons before. The team is only seeing four returning players. With eight new members, the team will need to spend some time...

Thunder Men’s Rugby feel the Sting

By Chris Whan A late-game yellow card assessed to Algonquin turned the tides and allowed Seneca to score 10 points and pull ahead for the win in the last rugby game of the weekend on Oct. 5. The Algonquin Thunder men’s rugby team played passionately but inevitably lost to the...

No Stopping this Thunderstorm.

By Eric Thompson In their final home game of the year the team trailed for the first time in 2014, as the visiting Seneca Sting held a 1-0 lead. It was unfamiliar territory for the Algonquin men’s soccer as they sat at half time, having just surrendered their first goal all...

Thunder Women’s Rugby Stay Undefeated

By Michael Robinson Algonquin’s women’s rugby team rallied for a 29-10 comprehensive win over St. Lawrence College to extend the team’s unbeaten run to this fall’s OCAA final. Using a mixture of speed, smart kicking and crisp ball-handling, the Thunder (3-0) scored five tries and...

Men’s Rugby Drops the Ball

By Jesse Munro Injuries, inexperienced backs and holes in the Thunder’s wide-out defensive game contributed to the eventual fall of the men’s rugby team with a final score of 50-36 against Trent on Sept. 28. With an explosive start that saw both teams with two tries each just 15...

Men’s soccer takes two at home

By: Daniel Katz       The Thunder men’s soccer team added to their perfect season with a thrilling win over the Durham Lords on Sunday, Sept. 14, their second game in as many days. The first half was even, with both teams possessing the ball for roughly equal...

Women’s Thunder is rolling right along

By Erich Engert Charcoal-grey clouds carried in a storm and the Thunder girls soccer team brought the boom on Sept. 13 against the Fleming Knights on the Algonquin College soccer complex. With teammate support, captain and defensive player Melissa Harrison got the ball rolling...