Lighting stars shine bright at annual awards banquet It was a night of celebration for all of the student athletes on the St. Mary’s University Lightning athletics teams at the annual awards banquet on Thursday April 4, where athletes were honoured for their ongoing commitment to excellence both on the field of competition and in [...]
The StMU Lightning Men’s Basketball program is excited to welcome Wil Konybai into the fold for the 2019-2020 season. This will be a homecoming of sorts for the Calgary native who began his post-secondary career at Nippising University in the very difficult Usport OUA east conference, Wil has completed is Sociology degree and is returning [...]
CALGARY, ALTA - Saturday January 26, 2019 will be a day that Sydney Deighton will remember for quite some time, as the fifth-year guard out of Calgary suited up in her 100th career regular season Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) game, as the St. Mary’s Lightning women’s basketball team hosted the Briercrest Clippers. Deighton becomes [...]
Lightning Recap Nov 16th Emily Wagner, Student Athlete The Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams take to the court on Friday Nov 16th against the Olds College Broncos. The Women’s basketball team had been preparing all week for the Friday night match up. Knowing they had a tough game ahead of them as the [...]
The basketball season is officially underway for the St. Mary’s University Lightning teams in what was a busy weekend of action that saw all Lightning athletics teams in action. The basketball teams faced a tough travel schedule, opening season competition in Medicine Hat and Caronport, Saskatchewan, while the cross-country team travelled to Camrose, Alberta for [...]
For Montana Romeril and the three other senior players on Lightning Women’s Basketball team, the 2017-18 season was the ultimate culmination of a unique journey. A historic season that resulted in the women capturing the school’s first ever Alberta Collegiate Athletics Conference (ACAC) championship and the women’s second trip the national tournament. This type of [...]
Lightning Women Strike Gold Against all odds St. Mary’s University Lightning Women’s Basketball team captures first ACAC Championship in team history On the evening of Saturday, Mar. 3 the St. Mary’s Lighting Women’s Basketball team achieved a feat that many outside of the institution may have thought impossible. The Lightning Women’s team won the Gold [...]
Join us in congratulating our Women's Basketball team as they have qualified for the ACAC Provincial Championship Tournament!