Women’s Hockey

Talent Two Dinos ladies placed among the top eight scorers in the Alberta Collegiate Athletics Conference: Melissa Barcelous and Tara Hammer. Goaltender Tonya Young was named Most Valuable Player in the ACAC this year, probably helped by her incredible role in getting the Dinos to the ACAC finals. Coaching Head Coach Julie Healy took this… Continue reading Women’s Hockey

Fairy-tale ending not in the cards for women hockeysaurs

‘Victims of global imperialism’ best summed up the University of Calgary women’s hockey team as they entered game three of a best-of-five battle royale against the Mount Royal College Cougars Fri., Mar. 5. The previous weekend saw the Dinos fall handily to the Bourgeois Cougars in the first two games of the series.“As soon as… Continue reading Fairy-tale ending not in the cards for women hockeysaurs

Too much brain, not enough brawn

As the University of Calgary Dinos entered the Alberta College Athletic Conference women’s hockey finals against the Mount Royal College Cougars Feb. 27-28, one question bothered them. Where are we? The answer? On thin ice.As their mediocre regular season record of 7-9 attests, the Dinos and their superior university-level intellect have no business facing the… Continue reading Too much brain, not enough brawn

Cinderella Dinos slay Griffins

They aren’t comparing themselves to the 1991 Minnesota North Stars or the 2003 Anaheim Mighty Ducks, but anyone on the outside looking in can’t help but see the same never-say-die attitude. The Dinos women’s hockey team snuck into the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference playoffs by the skin of their teeth, a mere two points separating… Continue reading Cinderella Dinos slay Griffins

Meet the new guy

If it looks like first-year Dinos women’s hockey Head Coach Kevin Brost has an extra jump in his step as the hockey season draws near, it may be for good reason. When talking to Brost about the upcoming hockey season his views are definitely optimistic. At this time last season the women’s hockey team was having… Continue reading Meet the new guy

Hockey season looking up

If it looks like first-year Dinos women’s hockey Head Coach Kevin Brost has an extra jump in his step as the hockey season draws near, it may be for good reason. When talking to Brost about the upcoming hockey season his views are definitely optimistic.  At this time last season the women’s hockey team was… Continue reading Hockey season looking up