TORONTO – Mount Royal's men's hockey Director of Hockey Operations, Nathan Higgins, was named as the Equipment Manager for the U SPORTS Women’s Hockey All-Star team. The team is set to attend Hockey Canada’s Summer Showcase in Calgary, Aug. 2-11.
CALGARY – The Canada West soccer schedules were released on Thursday ahead of the 2018 season. 2018 also marks the 50th consecutive season of men’s university soccer in Western Canada. It will also mark the 47th season of Canada West men’s soccer, which is one of 14 CW sports to be contested annually since the conference formed in the spring of 1972.
CALGARY – Men’s basketball forward Ryan Cunningham has been named the Valedictorian for Mount Royal’s Bachelor of Health and Physical Education degree, the first graduating class for the program, while also earning the prestigious Centennial Gold Medal.
CALGARY - The Mount Royal Cougars women’s basketball program is pleased to announce it's recruiting class for the 2018-19 season. This year’s class includes six players all hailing from top high school and club programs from Alberta.
CALGARY - The Mount Royal Cougars men’s basketball team is pleased to announce the signing of Pelumi Ajayi, Sidney Platt, and Tavis Lee, three of the team’s newest recruits that will be joining the program for the 2018-19 season.
CALGARY – The Mount Royal Cougars men’s volleyball team is pleased to announce the signings of three more recruits to the program. Trent Mounter, Mitchel Gorman and Joao Freire will join MRU for the 2018-19 season.
CALGARY - Another season has come and gone and the Mount Royal Cougars Athletics and Recreation department hosted their annual Cougar Night at the Bella Concert Hall to celebrate the successes of the latest U SPORTS season.
CALGARY - Yesterday Volleyball Canada announced the appointment of coaches for the Team Canada Youth Men and Junior Women to provide an environment of excellence in Canada to expose identified athletes to international level of education, training and competition early in their careers.
EDMONTON – A total of five players in their first or second year of eligibility were honoured as 2017-18 Canada West women’s volleyball all-stars Tuesday, as the conference’s youth movement in the sport was on full display.
EDMONTON - The Alberta Golden Bears advanced to their sixth-straight Canada West Final, as they eliminated the visiting Mount Royal Cougars 6-1 in Game 2 of their semifinal series, Saturday night at Clare Drake Arena.
CALGARY – After a nine-year absence, the University of Calgary Dinos are off to the U SPORTS women’s volleyball championship after disposing of the Mount Royal University Cougars in straight sets Friday (25-21, 25-23, 25-22), winning their best-of-three Canada West quarter-final 2-0.
EDMONTON - First-year University of Alberta Golden Bear Brandon Magee scored 2:43 into the first overtime period, giving Alberta a 4-3 win over the Mount Royal Cougars in Game 1 of their best-of-three semifinal series, Friday night at Clare Drake Arena.
CALGARY – The top-seeded University of Calgary Dinos needed just three sets and 74 minutes to take the Canada West women’s volleyball playoff opener over their crosstown rivals, defeating the Mount Royal University Cougars in straight sets (25-12, 25-8, 25-22) Thursday night in the Jack Simpson Gym.
EDMONTON – Canada West’s top four men’s basketball teams from the regular season all had multiple players honoured Thursday, as the conference unveiled the 2017-18 basketball all-star and all-rookie teams.