SASKATOON – Two teams in desperate need of a win to keep their Canada West playoff hopes alive took to Ron & Jane Graham Centre court on Feb. 15 and it was the visiting University of Mount Royal Cougars that were able to get the job done, knocking off the Saskatchewan Huskies in a marathon 3-2 (15-25, 25-23, 25-22, 21-25, 15-13) victory.
With seven different players registering points for the home side, and a stellar 35 save performance from Taz Burman, the sixth-place University of Lethbridge Pronghorns power through the fifth-place Mount Royal University Cougars by a score of 6-2, in what was the final regular season game for both teams on Saturday.
CALGARY – Cougars finish their last game of regular season on home court with a bang. Not only did the Cougars win both matches, but defeated their hometown rival the University of Calgary Dinos. After honouring the Cougars senior players they came out ready to play both offensively and defensively leading them to their sweep. The final scores were 25-15, 25-20 and 25-18
CALGARY- An emotional but vital season-concluding game for Mount Royal on home-ice saw host the Cougars sweep provincial rivals Lethbridge Pronghorns Saturday night 6-2 at the Flames Community Arena to end their season.
CALGARY – The Cougars end their season on a high note with a huge win against their hometown rivals University of Calgary Dinos. After a sweep from the Dinos the previous night, the Cougars came out anxious to impress their fans. Making every moment of their last time on the court this year count the Cougars take the Dinos in five sets. The final scores were 25-15, 26-25, 22-25, 18-25 and
LETHBRIDGE — Despite a relatively close game on the shot clock, the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns are held scoreless in their final home game of the season falling 2-0 to the Mount Royal Cougars, thanks to a successful shutout bid by Cougars netminder Zoe De Beauville on Friday.
CALGARY – The Cougars hold on to their chance in the playoffs. Needing only one more win to secure another match, the Cougars take down their hometown rivals the University of Calgary Dinos in four close sets. The final scores were, 25-15, 19-25, 16-24 and 25-21
CALGARY- The Lethbridge Pronghorns took a trip up the highway 2 for the first half of a home-and-home in the final weekend of Canada West regular season action, looking to redeem a sweep at hands of the Mount Royal Cougars from earlier in the season, but instead they fell 5-2 to open the set.
REGINA, Sask. – The University of Regina’s men’s basketball team started out slowly on Friday night in its Canada West play-in game against Mount Royal, but a huge second quarter lifted Regina to a 106-83 victory at the Centre for Kinesiology, Health & Sport.
CALGARY - Eager spirits and loud fans helped to kick off the Cougars final weekend of play at home. The Cougars took on their closest rivals the University of Calgary Dinos, but found themselves lacking the home-court advantage as the Dinos swept the match. The final scores were 25-21, 25-20 and 25-22
CALGARY - Saturday night, the Mount Royal Cougars and Saskatchewan Huskies rematched at the Flames Community Arenas after a Huskies win the day prior. After a tough first period, the Cougars emerged with a major lead and weren’t shaken from the top, winning 6-1 and punching their ticket into the playoffs.
CALGARY – The Cougars came out swinging on the second night of a two-day match up against the Spartans. Although they were tenacious they were unable to keep up with the Spartans quick paced play. The Spartans swept the match in three sets. The final scores were, 25-13, 25-21 and 25-18.
CALGARY- An absolutely bouncing Kenyon Court played as the venue for the weekend heavyweight battle between nationally ranked third and fourth-placed Mount Royal Cougars and Trinity Western Spartans, but it was the visitors who set the tone for the weekend, sweeping the Cougars on their home-court 3-0 (25-21, 25-14, 25-13).
SASKATOON – Levi Cable's game winner 1:35 into the second overtime frame was enough to give the University of Saskatchewan men's hockey team the victory over the Mount Royal Cougars by a score of 1-0 on Friday, Feb. 1 at Merlis Belsher Place.
CALGARY - Friday night, at the Flames Community Arenas, the Mount Royal Cougars and Saskatchewan Huskies both sought to end their respective losing streaks. Following an early Huskies lead the Cougars evened the score, but the Huskies ultimately took it by a final score of 4-3.
CALGARY- University of Calgary Dinos and Mount Royal Cougars are separated by a few kilometers down the road, and own one of the most unique rivalries across Canada. For the seventh straight season, the Dinos and Cougars clashed inside the Scotiabank Saddledome, in front of a capacity crowd of 11,490.
CALGARY- The fourth meeting between crosstown rivals Mount Royal University and the University of Calgary was not any regular setting for a Canada West showdown. For the seventh time, the Cougars and Dinos clashed inside the Scotiabank Saddledome where Calgary picked up a vital three points with just two weekends left to play with a 2-1 win in front of 1,826 fans.
CALGARY – On the heels of the seventh annual Crowchild Classic, the University of Calgary Dinos took care of business on home turf, besting the Mount Royal University Cougars 2-1 in overtime, Friday evening at the Father David Bauer Arena.
CALGARY- Four points separated inner-city rivals Mount Royal and the University of Calgary heading into their third meeting of the season, but the outcome favoured the Dinos once again, stealing points on the road with a 3-1 win.