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Sheridan advances to National Championship gold medal game

Sheridan advances to National Championship gold medal game

STORY BY SPENCER LUYBEN In a day governed by penalties, host team Sheridan stunned CEGEP Garneau Elans in a rainy, heart-pounding thriller that saw the Bruins advance to the national championship after coming ahead on penalties 5-4. Garneau controlled the ball for most of the first half, demonstrating a tightly controlled plan of attack. Their […]

Sheridan stuns Douglas College in Nationals opener

Sheridan stuns Douglas College in Nationals opener

STORY BY SPENCER LUYBEN In an atmosphere throbbing with excitement, seventh-seeded host team Sheridan College defeated second-seeded Douglas College in a thrilling 3-0 shocker. The game started slowly, with a goalless first half that saw only a few real chances on net for both teams. Ball movement between the squads was exceptional, and both teams […]

LIVE COVERAGE: 2014 CCAA Men’s National Soccer Championship – Bronze and Gold-Medal Games

LIVE COVERAGE: 2014 CCAA Men’s National Soccer Championship – Bronze and Gold-Medal Games

COVERAGE BY MIKHAIL HELLER AND ADAM JOHNSTON This page provides coverage of the 2014 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association bronze and gold-medal games live from Trafalgar campus. The games take place Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 10 AM and 1PM , respectively. MORE RELATED TO THIS STORY: David Velastegui: Sheridan soccer’s Superman  

Semi-final clash between Algonquin and VIU ends in penalty drama

Semi-final clash between Algonquin and VIU ends in penalty drama

STORY BY MICHAEL MELRO The first semi-final of the men’s soccer nationals was a cagey back and forth game. Both Algonquin (1-1 CCAA) and VIU (2-0 CCAA) had periods of dominance in the game but ultimately ended in a penalty shootout with VIU winning the game 3-2 (4-3). The No. 5 team in the nation, […]

Men’s soccer nationals open with a bang

Men’s soccer nationals open with a bang

STORY BY MICHAEL MELRO The No. 1 team in the nation, Algonquin Thunder (1-0 CCAA) ran riot in the opening game of the men’s soccer nationals, scoring seven goals to win 7-0 against the eighth-ranked Keyano Huskies (0-1 CCAA). For most of the teams in the tournament it is a long trip to southern Ontario. […]

New team, same goal

New team, same goal

STORY BY MIKHAIL HELLER No excuses, no shortcuts – it was the theme of last season for the Bruins men’s basketball team and even though the team isn’t the same, it’s no excuse to expect any less this season. The Double Blue is coming into this year with two back-to-back OCAA Basketball Championship titles under […]

Bruins sweep Cougars in back-to-back games

Bruins sweep Cougars in back-to-back games

STORY BY MIKHAIL HELLER The Sheridan Bruins (3-1 OCAA) swept the Sault Cougars (0-2 OCAA) at home 104-47 and 106-68 in back-to-back victories last weekend at Davis Campus for a combined blowout of 95 points. In Saturday’s game, the Bruins took advantage of the Cougar’s shallow bench and shorter roster and shot 48.8 per cent […]

David Velastegui: Sheridan soccer’s Superman

David Velastegui: Sheridan soccer’s Superman

STORY BY SPENCER LUYBEN With the ball at his foot, he’s untouchable. One-part Superman, one-part Picasso, one-part Houdini combines to make David Velastegui, captain of Sheridan men’s soccer team. At 5-foot-10, Velastegui has a moderate build, but his legs are as thick as tree trunks. His power on the field is explosive, his quickness elusive, […]

Men’s National Soccer Championship: Team-By-Team Breakdown

Men’s National Soccer Championship: Team-By-Team Breakdown

STORY BY ADAM JOHNSTON Sheridan College is hosting the 2014 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Men’s National Soccer Championship Nov. 5-8. Before the action starts Wednesday, check out the infographic below for a breakdown of each participating team. MORE RELATED TO THIS STORY: David Velastegui: Sheridan soccer’s Superman Bruins continue to roll on the competition […]

Homecoming weekend for varsity teams

Homecoming weekend for varsity teams

STORY BY MIKHAIL HELLER The Bruins were in full turnout last Saturday for homecoming weekend as they hosted alumni games for each of its varsity teams at Trafalgar Campus. Family and friends of the Bruins gathered together to enjoy this season’s rosters going head-to-head against past alumni. Both the men and women’s rugby teams kicked […]

Bruins continue to roll on the competition

Bruins continue to roll on the competition

BY MIKHAIL HELLER The men’s soccer team continued its win streak Tuesday, shutting out the visiting Niagara Knights 4-0 at Trafalgar Campus. The Bruins (3-0-0) took the lead early in the first half of the game, quickly controlling the pace from goals by both Raheem Edwards in the 11th minute and Molham Babouli in the […]

Blue Jays pre-game ceremony awards Sheridan students

Blue Jays pre-game ceremony awards Sheridan students

VIDEO BY JEANYLYN LOPEZ Before the opening pitch between the Toronto Blue Jays and Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday at the Rogers Centre, two of Sheridan’s Athletic Therapy students were presented with prestigious awards for their scholarly achievements. The ceremony was dedicated to fourth year Athletic Therapy students Jason Amadio and Tommy Kratky. Amadio was […]