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

By Eric Thompson 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...

Thunder Men Lose Nail-biter Semi-final to VIU

By Eric Thompson The sky opened up and it began to rain as full time ended and the Algonquin men’s soccer team was tied 2-2 with Vancouver Island University (VIU). Perhaps it was symbolism, as the Thunder’s chances of a gold medal were washed away, losing 4-3 in penalty...

Thunder Men’s Soccer Overrun Keyano in Opener at CCAA Nationals

By Eric Thompson Algonquin jumped out to a lead two minutes into the game and never looked back, trouncing the Keyano Huskies 7-0 in the lid-lifter of the CCAA men’s soccer championship. The number one-seeded Thunder were led by Kishoyian Kipusi who had four goals in the second...

Women’s soccer continues winning streak

By Jaclyn McRae With an unbeatable winning streak this season that saw not a single goal scored against them, the Algonquin Thunder women’s soccer team was poised to win. Hosting Cambrian College’s Golden Shield on Friday, Oct. 24, they didn’t disappoint in the...

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...
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