Sea-Hawks play three games in three days on Nova Scotian road trip

 

Memorial has played two of the three games in their three game road trip this weekend. Friday and Saturday the Sea-Hawks challenged the Saint Mary's Huskies in Halifax with the women taking both game, and the men losing one, and drawing the second. [Read more]

 

Sea-Hawks soccer teams on three game road trip

 

Jessie Noseworthy

 

The Memorial University soccer teams will be on the road in AUS competition this weekend. The Sea-Hawks will spend the weekend travelling through Nova Scotia with three games in three days against Saint Mary’s and Acadia. [Read more]

 

Subway Athletes of the Week: for September 15-19, 2014

 

Victoria HealeyJordan Fewer

 

Sept. 15, 2014) Memorial cross country runners Victoria Healey and Jordan Fewer are this week’s Memorial University Subway Athletes of the Week. [Read more]

 

Sea-Hawks assist with annual Terry Fox Run

 

MUN Varsity at Terry Fox Run

 

(Sept. 14, 2014) Memorial’s varsity teams that were not competing this weekend, volunteered at the 34th annual Terry Fox run for cancer research on Sunday, Sept. 14th. [Read more]

 

Fewer finishes in top 20 at Acadia Invitational

 

Jordan Fewer

 

(Sept. 14, 2014) At Saturday’s Acadia Invitational, Jordan Fewer was Memorial’s first runner across the line in the 12th spot to lead his team to a fourth overall finish. The women’s cross country team, led by Megan Ryan’s 27th place finish, earned a fifth overall place at the meet. [Read more]

 

Sea-Hawks cross country opens season at Acadia

Jordan Fewer

 

(Sept. 11, 2014) The Memorial University cross country team will be on the road in AUS competition this weekend. The team will see their first competition of the season on Saturday as they send five women and five men to race in the Acadia Invitational in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. In addition, the non-travelling athletes of the team will be running a 5km race in Paradise, N.L. this weekend. [Read more]

 

Subway Athletes of the Week: for September 8-12, 2014

Claire Skanes and Greg Reid 


(Sept. 8, 2014) Memorial soccer players Claire Skanes and Greg Reid are this week’s Memorial University Subway Athletes of the Week. [Read more]

 

Memorial host UNB for season home openers

MUN vs UNB

(Sept. 7, 2014) The Memorial Sea-Hawks put a tough weekend to a close as they hosted the UNB Varsity Reds. Saturday saw a goal late in the women's game, earning the Varsity Reds a 1-0 victory over the Sea-Hawks. On Sunday UNB took the women down for the second time with a 2-1 win. In Saturday's men's game, the Varisty Reds defeated the Sea-Hawks 4-0. Sunday saw an improvement from the men but Memorial were beat 2-1 late in the game. [Read more]

 

Sea-Hawks soccer home openers this weekend

MUN Men's Soccer

(Sept. 4, 2014) The Atlantic University Sport (AUS) varsity soccer season gets underway this weekend as the UNB Varsity Reds visit St. John’s to take on the Memorial Sea-Hawks in a double header series on Saturday and Sunday at King George the Vth Park (KGV). [Read more]

 

Selfie with Sammy

Sammy Sea-Hawk

 

Memorial Athletics launches new social media contest to run all season long, involving beloved mascot Sammy Sea-Hawk. [Read more]

 

Recruit follows new coach to Memorial women's volleyball program

 

Serena McNeil

 

(Aug. 28, 2014) Following the announcement of new women’s volleyball head coach, John Slauenwhite, the Sea-Hawks are thrilled to announce the addition of another recruit, as Serena McNeil commits to the program. [Read more]

 

Sea~Hawks announce open tryouts for 2014 men's and women's soccer teams

MUN Women's Soccer

 

(Aug. 22, 2014) Memorial University Athletics has released the open tryouts schedule for the 2014 men's and women's soccer teams. [Read more]

 

Sea-Hawks men’s basketball guard pays it forward in East Africa

Alpha Kisusi and basketball camp

 

(Aug. 20, 2014) Last month, Memorial’s men’s basketball guard, Alpha Kisusi, ran a camp for young players in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Having played two seasons for the Sea-Hawks, Kisusi returned to his home town for the first time in two and a half years, to help coach the very same camp where he got the opportunity to sign with Memorial. [Read more]

 

Sea~Hawks sign experienced recruit for women’s basketball

Tianna Brown

(Aug. 5, 2014) This season the Memorial University Sea~Hawks will unveil their newest recruit for women’s basketball. Tianna Brown, originally of Bolingbrook, IL will join the 2014-15 lineup after playing two seasons for Cochise College in Douglas, AZ. [Read more]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sea-Hawks soccer schedule and season outlook

MUN Soccer
(Jul. 25, 2014) The 2014 Sea-Hawks soccer schedule has been released by the AUS and the season will kick off with home openers on Saturday, September 6 against the University of New Brunswick at King George the Vth Park. This season the Sea-Hawks will host UNB, Université de Moncton, and Mount Allison in the regular season, in addition to the AUS Men’s Soccer Championship. [Read more]

 

Memorial welcomes new coach to women’s volleyball program

 

John Slauenwhite

(Jul. 10, 2014) The Sea-Hawks women’s volleyball team will welcome a new coach this season as John Slauenwhite, a provincially accomplished coach, takes over the program as Memorial’s first full time volleyball coach. [Read more]

 

 

 

 

New director of varsity athletics appointed

Karen Murphy

(Jul. 9, 2014) Dr. Karen Murphy, an alumna of Memorial University and former women's volleyball coach for the Sea-Hawks, has been announced as the new athletic director of varsity athletics. She will begin her new role on July 15th. [Read more]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sea-Hawk alumni, Colin Fewer, battles his way back to the trail post-surgery 

Colin Fewer wins 5k, photo courtesy of Run Ottawa

(Jun. 24, 2014)Sea-Hawk alumni and current assistant coach for Memorial’s cross country team, Colin Fewer, discusses his road to success, set-backs along the way, and what the 2014 CIS championships will mean for the upcoming generation of runners. [Read more]

 

British Columbia hitter to round out Sea-Hawks women’s volleyball roster for 2014-15

 

Nicole Hanley

(Jun. 4, 2014) This September the Sea-Hawks women’s volleyball team will add Nicole Hanley to the roster as this B.C. native signs a letter of intent to commit to the program. [Read more]

 

 

 

 

 

 

Memorial to welcome home-grown volleyball talents to roster this fall

 

Alison PoynterMaddie Lundrigan

 

(May 30, 2014) The Sea-Hawks women’s volleyball team will be adding two Canada Games alumnae to their roster in September. Both local to the Avalon Peninsula, Alison Poynter and Maddie Lundrigan have grown up playing in the Newfoundland and Labrador Volleyball Association program. [Read more]

 

Wilkins finishes up rookie year playing pro in Denmark

 Sasha Wilkins - photo by Vivan Grønfeldt

 

(May 26, 2014) Memorial Sea-Hawks alumna, Sasha Wilkins, talks about her transition from varsity to professional volleyball. [Read more]

 

Memorial announced as host for 2014 CIS Cross Country Championship

2013 StFX Invitational - photo by Erica Roberts

 

 

(May 22, 2014) Canadian Interuniversity Sport announced today that Memorial will host the 2014 Cross Country Championship for the first time this fall. [CIS press release]

 

Sea-Hawks to welcome two talented volleyball recruits from Atlantic Canada

Lauren FenezJordan Hutchison

 

(May 15, 2014) The Memorial women’s volleyball team will welcome some Nova Scotian talent next fall as Lauren Fenez and Jordan Hutchison both sign letters of intent to commit to the program. [Read more] 

 

Two local talents commit to play soccer for the Sea-Hawks

Hannah RivkinKeisha Younge

 

(May 13, 2014)  The Memorial University Sea-Hawks will welcome two new players to their roster in September. Hannah Rivkin of St. John’s and Keisha Younge of Mount Pearl have signed papers to play for Memorial in the fall. [Read more]

 

Top recruit signs on to play volleyball at Memorial

Kim Bauder(Apr. 28, 2014) The Memorial women’s volleyball team will welcome some fresh new talent next season as BC native Kimberly Bauder signs a letter of intent to commit to the program. [Read more]

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

From playing the field to patrolling our streets

Malorie Harris

(Apr. 25, 2014) Memorial alumna, Malorie Harris, talks about how being a Sea-Hawk prepared her for working the beat. [Read More]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Memorial University’s best student-athletes honoured in annual Athletic Awards Night

Sea-Hawk 5th Years

(photo courtesy Ashleigh Benton/Dustin Silvey)

 

(Apr. 3, 2014) Memorial University recognized the accomplishments of the top student-athletes, coaches and student trainers who participate in varsity athletics at the 54th annual Athletic Awards Night on Thursday at the Holiday Inn.  [Read More]

 

Trio set to take flight with Sea~Hawks this fall

Emily BaileyTeri MurphyMelissa Reid

 

 

(Mar. 25, 2014) Memorial’s women’s soccer team has received commitments from a trio of 2013 Canada Games team members. Emily Bailey, Teri Murphy and Melissa Reid have all committed to the Sea~Hawks for this fall adding to a very talented group of players. [Read More]

  

 

 

 

 

Gonzaga standout Christian Greenland commits to Sea~Hawks

 

ChristianGreenland

 

(Mar. 4, 2014) The Sea~Hawks men's basketball team is adding some balance to their offensive attack in 2014-15. Shooting guard Christian Greenland of St. John’s has committed to Memorial for next season. Greenland, a 6’4, 225 lb shooting guard from Gonzaga High School will join the Sea~Hawks following graduation this spring bringing a shooting range that should stretch the floor for Memorial. [Read More]

  

 

 

MORE HEADLINES

 

Gavin Dyke

Gavin Dyke named AUS Swimming Rookie of the Year

(Mar. 21,2014) - Gavin Dyke has been named the 2013-14 AUS Male Rookie of the Year. The Mount Pearl native was selected for his outstanding rookie campaign which included a number of Provinical swimming records, the AUS Championships Male Rookie of the meet award, and qualifying for his first CIS Swimming Championships in four events. [AUS Press Release]

 

Sandra Amoah

Three Sea-Hawks from Memorial's women's basketball named to the 2013-14 AUS all-star second and rookie teams

(Mar. 6, 2014) Sandra Amoah was named to the AUS second team all-star team while the rookie duo of Chante Clarke and Sydney Stewart earned all-rookie team honours for their contributions this season. [Awards recap]

 

Vasilije Curcic

Curcic and Parnsalu Awarded 2013-14 AUS Team All-Star Awards

(Feb. 27, 2014) - Atlantic University Sport announced the 2013-14 AUS men's basketball all-stars and major award winners Thursday night, as selected by the conference's eight head coaches following regular season play. [Read more]

 

Adrienne Penney

Adrienne Penney named 2013-14 Therese Quigley Award winner

(Feb. 27, 2014) Memorial fourth-year power, Adrienne Penney is the 2013-14 recipient of the CIS Therese Quigley Award for outstanding student athlete. The award is given to the women's volleyball student-athlete who best exhibits outstanding achievements in three areas: volleyball, academics and community service. [Read more...]

 

 

Memorial Curling

Memorial wins Atlantic curling championship

(Jan. 5, 2014) The Memorial University men’s curling team won the 2014 Atlantic University Championship after defeating Saint Mary’s 7-6 in 11 ends on Saturday night in Fredericton. [Read More...]

 

 

MUN Cheer

MUN Cheer place third at nationals

(Dec. 3, 2013) The Memorial University cheerleading team placed third at the Power Cheerleading Athletics’ University and Open National Cheerleading Competition (PCA) which was held this past weekend in Brampton, Ontario. [Read More...]

 

 

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