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.
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 [...]
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. [...]
November 19, 2015…CALGARY-After a break-through season in 2014-2015, the St. Mary’s Lightning women’s basketball team is starting getting noticed. This week the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association(CCAA) released its top 15 ranking list for Nov 17th, and for the first time ever, the Lightning have cracked the top 15 teams in the Country at number 14. [...]
There’s no place like home. Montana Romeril can attest to that. The third-year guard for the St. Mary’s University Lightning returned to Calgary last year after spending the 2012-13 season in Edmonton with the MacEwan University Griffins. And while last year was a success both for Romeril and the Lightning, this season has been truly [...]
t’s a new year for the St. Mary’s University Men’s basketball team- and head coach Dane Morris couldn’t be more ready. Morris is ready to take what he learned in his first season with the Lightning, a season in which his team went 3-21, and make a push for the playoffs this time around. After [...]
By Lindsay English Lightning men’s basketball head coach, Dane Morris summed up the 2014-2015 season perfectly, quoting an empowering story of the connection between one person’s contributions and an organization’s goals. “During a visit to the NASA space center in 1962, President Kennedy noticed a janitor carrying a broom. He interrupted his tour, walked over [...]