What a time to be a Marauder Read about the Marauder teams that decorated the walls of the David Braley Athletic Centre with banners in the 2015-16 season
Mar24

What a time to be a Marauder Read about the Marauder teams that decorated the walls of the David Braley Athletic Centre with banners in the 2015-16 season

by WOMEN’S RUGBY McMaster Women’s Rugby played some of their best rugby this year. With four wins and one loss in the regular season, the team was prepared for defend their OUA title. After defeating the Guelph Gryphons 12-3, the team became back-to-back OUA Champions. Gaining their second consecutive OUA title this year, the team went on to take it all as they defeated the host Queen’s Gaels 27-3. The program claimed their first CIS...

Best of Marauders – 2015
Jan14

Best of Marauders – 2015

by Women’s Rugby For the first time in program history, the team was able to claim the Monilex trophy. The Marauders defeated host Queen’s Gaels in a 27-3 victory for the CIS championship title. Cross Country Both the men’s and women’s team ended with great results at the CIS Championship meet. The men finished in fourth place, while the women came in sixth. Men’s Volleyball This talented Marauders team remains the group...

New champions in town McMaster Women’s Rugby has made history with their first Monilex trophy
Nov12

New champions in town McMaster Women’s Rugby has made history with their first Monilex trophy

by After three days of competitive play for the Women’s Rugby CIS Championships in Kingston, the McMaster Women’s Rugby team hopped back on the bus with a heavy piece of hardware and had to make room for some championship gear. For the first time in program history, the Monilex trophy was awarded to the McMaster Marauders and has now found a place on the McMaster sports trophy wall. Early on, CIS gold was the goal for this talented...

The winning formula Trust, team confidence, hard work and talent has given Women’s Rugby another shot at CIS gold
Nov05

The winning formula Trust, team confidence, hard work and talent has given Women’s Rugby another shot at CIS gold

by For McMaster Women’s Rugby, the last two years have been a dream. A dream that has become a reality for a program still getting used to championship status. The program has back-to-back OUA banners under the leadership of a head coach in only his second year with the program. Having already made a name for themselves in the world of Canadian university women’s rugby, it is not surprising that the Marauders have often held a...

OUA champions to defend title The performance of the McMaster Women’s Rugby team brings another championship appearance and individual awards

by For a second year in a row, the McMaster Women’s Rugby team is making an appearance at the OUA playoffs. Another banner in the David Braley Athletic Centre does not seem so far fetched for a team that has played remarkably all season. Ending the regular season with four wins and one loss, the team is ranked first in the Russell Division and third nationally. This year, the squad is defending the title against the Guelph Gryphons,...

One year later with Glen McMaster Athletics director Glen Grunwald chats about his successes and memories after completing his first year with the department
Oct08

One year later with Glen McMaster Athletics director Glen Grunwald chats about his successes and memories after completing his first year with the department

by With his first year as Athletic Director in the books, Glen Grunwald reflects on a successful year for McMaster Athletics. Various championship banners finding their place on the walls of the David Braley Athletic Centre and corporate partnership announcements continue to place McMaster sports amongst the best in the country. Grunwald is no stranger to the world of sports. He has previously served as general manager for the Toronto...