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Experience trumps athlete career development

Experience trumps athlete career development

Why Ryerson Athletics isn’t about to adopt an NCAA career-athletics model.

by Jordan Mady· · Hockey, Rams Athletics, Soccer, Sports
Rams athletes teach students the importance of playing sports

Rams teach disadvantaged youth about the importance of sport

On game days, they have an intensity hard to match, but away from competition, Ryerson athletes have a much softer side. Ryerson introduced the Rising Rams program, the first of its kind in Toronto. Ryerson’s athletes go into elementary schools throughout Toronto to work with students from disadvantaged backgrounds. For the first six weeks of the university semester, the athletes […]

by Erica Huculak· · Rams Athletics, Sports
A dejected Jacob O'Connor (centre) following the Rams 3-2 loss to Laval in CIS quarter-finals. (Arman Aghbali/Ryersonian Staff)

Rams run out of magic, lose to Laval in CIS quarter-final

FREDERICTON, N.B. – Ryerson was eliminated from contention for the CIS national soccer tournament championship after a 3-2 loss to Laval at the BMO Centre on Thursday. Torrential rain poured throughout this Canadian Interuniversity Sports quarter-final match between the Rams and the Rouge et Or. When it had stopped after 90 minutes, some tears flowed for the team, which saw […]