The lightning had a busy weekend with all of our athletes competing this weekend. Both Men’s and Women’s basketball took on the Ambrose Lions on Friday and Saturday night and our XC athletes competed in the SAIT hosted indoor track meet on Sunday at Repsol Sports Centre. WBB The Lightning women’s basketball team is red [...]
Indoor Track Although indoor track has not been granted as an official sport at St. Mary’s University, the Lightning still had athletes competing this year. St. Mary’s Cross Country Team athletes had a strong showing at the Dino Classic Indoor Track Meet at U of C yesterday with competition from SAIT, U of C and [...]
It seems every time Abigail Gibb scores in double-figures her team wins. During her two years playing point guard for the Mount Royal Cougars women's basketball team, she posted one double-point game, dropping 11 points in a Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) 79-56 decision against the University of Northern British Columbia Timberwolves on February 12, 2016.
For third-year point guard and one of the Lightning team captains this season Cordell Minnifee, having to sit out for the majority first half of the season and watch his team struggle without him on the court was a tough start to his career at St. Mary’s University.
Lightning Watch - Abigail Gibb It always takes a little time to get acclimated to new surroundings, but Abigail Gibb has fit in nicely with her new surroundings and new teammates at St. Mary’s University.
Lightning Women pick up two wins, while men still search for their first. Cross-Country Running Mundy and Matusin Set Lightning Bests at CCAA Nationals St. Mary’s University was well represented by our two cross-country runners, Matt Mundy(2nd year, General Studies, Okotoks) and Karan Matusin (1st year, General Studies, Calgary) at the Canadian Collegiate Athletic [...]
Home Opener is finally here! and so is a trip to Sault Ste. Marie Ontario! Join us for the Lightning Home Opener and Wounded Warrior Weekend Nov 11th & 12th! Proceeds from this weekend’s concession sales will go towards raising funds and awareness towards PTSD initiatives for those who have served or are currently serving! [...]
Lightning Athletics Update A trip to Nationals, a National ranking, and an opening season win transpired over the weekend of Oct 28-29th, setting the tone for another successful athletic season to come. Cross-Country Running The Lightning officially wrapped up their Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) running season this past weekend at ACAC Championships in Grand [...]
Coach Ruff is ready to hit the ground running Saturday night, as his team kicks off the regular season against powerful Red Deer College Kings. October 28, 2016...Calgary-New coach. New year. New vision. That’s what first year head coach Nathan Ruff has his sights set on as him and his men’s basketball squad embark on [...]
After settling for silver last season head coach Steve Shoults is focusing on the task at hand by taking one game at a time when his team opens their regular season Saturday in Red Deer. Oct 28th, 2016…Calgary-After a story book season in 2015-2016, head coach Steve Shoults isn’t finished with that tale quite yet. [...]