The Ryerson men’s volleyball team was eliminated from the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) Championships after a tight 3-2 loss to Laval University. It was the first visit to the CIS playoffs from the Rams, who took the first game in the match. A second set slip by the Ryerson, leading 23-20, was pivotal. “We let things get away from us […]
The Ryerson men’s volleyball team lost its opening game against Trinity Western Friday at the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) National Championship in four sets. It was the team’s first appearance in school history. The loss comes just a few days after the team won the silver medal in the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) playoffs. Eleven teams competed in the tournament. Ryerson dropped […]
By Tasala Tahir The Ryerson women’s volleyball team fell short Saturday night when it was defeated in Ontario University (OUA) finals action by the University of Toronto Varsity Blues in three straight sets, gaining themselves a silver medal. The Varsity Blues had zero losses coming into this game and two of their 21 wins were 3-0 victories against the Rams […]
By Nikolas Theodorakidis The Ryerson women’s volleyball team advanced to the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) finals for the first time in 15 years on Friday night after a victory in three straight sets against the Western Mustangs. The first set of the match was tightly contested until a strong serving performance by left blocker Veronica Livingston helped the Rams pull […]
The Ryerson men’s volleyball team defeated the Queen’s Golden Gaels in four sets on Thursday evening to advance to the OUA finals. By being an OUA finalist, the Rams have also punched their ticket to the CIS National Championships. This will be the team’s first appearance in school history. The team started out the game with a lead early in […]
By Nicholas Raponi Ryerson’s women’s volleyball team cruised back into the OUA Final Four after dropping the Queen’s Gaels 3-0 Saturday afternoon at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. This comes just one year after the team suffered a heartbreaking loss to the Ottawa Gee-Gees in a quarterfinal game and missed the Final Four. Ryerson hasn’t gone back to the Final […]
By Nicholas Raponi The Ryerson men’s volleyball team has advanced to the OUA Final Four after defeating the Western Mustangs 3-1 Saturday afternoon. Fourth-year middle blocker Uchenna Ofoha led the Rams to an energetic start as they matched the Mustangs serve-for-serve in the first set. The lead went back and forth early as it was tough for either team to […]
After stellar regular seasons, the teams are looking for redemption after disappointing in the playoffs last year.
Emily Nicholishen and Jessica Hartwick must over come injuries before saying good bye after five-years with the Ryerson Rams.
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This past Thursday, working with Ryerson labour rights advocate Winnie Ng, volleyball player Erica Naccarato combined the traditional “What’s your type?” event, with OneMatch, the Canadian Blood Services’ stem cell registry.
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The Ryerson Rams beat the Guelph Gryphons 3-1 at the men’s volleyball game on Oct. 24.
Many Rams teams were beginning post season pushes during reading week but for most, it did not go according to plan. Beginning in men’s hockey, the Rams men went up against the University of Toronto (U of T) in their first round best-of-three playoff series. The Rams had home ice advantage but failed to capitalize losing 2-1 at the Mattamy […]
Ryerson’s men’s volleyball team was up to serve, but they were serving up objects of a different kind. During the winter break the Rams went to Cuba and handed out equipment from Ryerson athletics teams. It took the giving that has been a regualr part of team’s training trips to Cuba to a new level. “It’s something the team (has) […]
Several varsity teams had positive weeks, each of them pushing to clinch playoff positions. Women’s hockey The women’s hockey team continued its drive for a playoff berth when they took on the Waterloo Warriors in an important game Wednesday night. The Rams came into this game one point behind the eighth place Warriors. It was a tight game, with no […]
Ryerson Rams sports teams have never collectively done as well as they are right now. Each of the men’s and women’s hockey, basketball and volleyball teams are currently chasing a playoff position with a chance to take down some top teams in Ontario University Athletics (OUA) playoffs. With teams having made the turn on the halfway point of their seasons, […]
It has been a great last two months to be a member of the Ryerson Rams women’s volleyball team. The team started its 2014-15 season at 8-1. Just last week, it cracked the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) top 10 for one of the few times in school history. To go along with the Rams great record was the news Ryerson […]
It was a tale of Jekyll and Hyde for the Ryerson Rams volleyball teams in Wednesday night’s double-headers against the McMaster Marauders at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. The men’s team lost in straight sets, while the women’s team did just the opposite, winning their match 25-19, 27-25, 25-23 against the defending Ontario University Athletics champion Marauders. The women kicked off the night in style. […]
The Ryerson Rams have scored another big victory for their athletics program. The Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) selection committee announced on Monday morning in a press release the hosts of eight national championships in soccer and volleyball over the next two years. Following up last month’s bid for the women’s volleyball championship, Ryerson has been selected as the host of […]
The Ryerson Ram’s men’s volleyball team lost to the York University Lions in the gold medal game of the 18th annual National Bank Invitational Volleyball Tournament. Ryerson hosted the Sherbrooke University Vert et Or, Western University Mustangs, and York in a three day tournament starting on Friday Oct. 3 and finishing with Sunday’s gold medal game. Ryerson began the tournament […]
The Ryerson Rams played three games this weekend. The team lost all three games. On Friday they lost 3-1 to the Toronto Varsity Blues, losing the last set 12-25. On Saturday afternoon, it lost 3-2 to the York Lions, losing the last set 15-9. The second game on Saturday evening against the Lions was shorter. The Rams lost 3-1. It […]
In an annual event, the men’s volleyball team took on its former members, the most senior of whom played for the Rams in 1983. The current men’s team pulled off a hard-fought 3-1 victory, with the score of the final set being 25-23 for the Rams.
Coming off two big home victories this past weekend, the men’s volleyball team is hoping its recent three-game winning streak can elevate it from a top team in the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) to the ranks of one of the première programs in the nation. On Saturday, the Rams dominated the Royal Military College (RMC) Paladins in four sets at […]
The Ryerson Rams women’s volleyball team suffered a narrow defeat to the Queen’s University Gaels at the Mattamy Athletic Centre Friday night. Ryerson lost the first and third sets but dominated the second and fourth. It was a close match, with both teams see-sawing for the lead before the Rams ultimately lost 3-2 (30-32, 25-16, 25-27, 25-16, 12-15). The Rams […]
The Ryerson Rams suffered a pair of disappointing defeats in volleyball action against the York Lions Saturday night at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. The women’s team lost three-straight sets (25-23, 25-23, 25-22) to the unbeaten Lions, who will retain their position atop the OUA East standings. “Against a team of that quality, we need to play with a certain amount […]
Ryerson’s men’s volleyball team is serving up sexy in its latest charity calendar. This year’s edition, which sells for $10, has players stripping down to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society. “It’s going to benefit the team, and at the same time there’s value outside of that as well,” says head coach Mirek Porosa, who says his mandate is […]
The men’s volleyball team cashed in its home court advantage on the weekend and took the championship at a preseason tournament against three other Ontario universities. Ryerson hosted the York University Lions, Queen’s University Gaels and Western University Mustangs at the 17th Annual National Bank Invitational Volleyball tournament at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. The Rams started off slow, losing their […]
Ryerson’s men’s volleyball team lost the first game of a three-day tournament to returning champions York University’s Lions. Ryerson is hosting the the 17th Annual National Bank Invitational tournament at the Mattamy Athletic Centre all weekend. The Ram were ultimately outlasted by the Lions in a five-set match with close scores (23-25, 25-22, 25-22, 16-25, 13-15). The Rams put up […]
Baseball (M) Thurs. Sept. 26. Rams vs. Toronto, Talbot Park, 7 p.m. Sat. Sept. 28. Rams vs. Western, Talbot Park, 1 p.m. Sat. Sept. 28. Rams vs. Western, Talbot Park, 4 p.m. Sun. Sept. 29. Rams vs. Guelph, Talbot Park, 1 p.m. Sun. Sept. 29. Rams vs. Guelph, Talbot Park, 4 p.m. Basketball (M) Sun. Sept. 29. Rams Alumni Game, […]
Baseball (M) Sat. Sept. 21, Rams vs. Queen’s, Megaffin Park (Kingston), 1 p,m.and 4 p.m. Hockey (M) Sat. Sept. 21, Rams vs. UOIT at Campus Ice Centre, 7:30 p.m. Hockey (W) Fri. Sept. 20, Rams vs. Uni of Massachusetts, MAC, 7:30 p.m. Sat. Sept. 21, Rams vs. NAIT, MAC, 2:30 p.m. Sun. Sept. 22, Rams vs. Carleton, MAC, 2:30 p.m. […]
Michael Paolo – electrical engineering It’s Ryerson Rams’ hockey player Michael Paolo’s fifth and final year and his graduation may signify a permanent storage of his skates. “Currently I don’t have any plans of continuing my hockey career,” he says. “I have played hockey for 22 years of my life and I think it’s time to close that chapter […]