TORONTO, ON – Looking for a bounce-back effort heading into their Thanksgiving long weekend, the Golden Hawks offence feasted on the York Lions in a 53-31 win under the lights in Toronto.

Having experienced multiple offensive season-lows in their Homecoming loss against Western – scoring output among them – the team rebounded for their fifth win of the season with a number of highs against the OUA’s worst defence.

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WATERLOO, ON — After a short week of practice, the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s football team (4-1) will be looking for their fifth win in six games when they travel to York to take on the 1-4 Lions on Thursday night ahead of the Thanksgiving weekend.

Game Date/Time: Thursday, Oct. 5, 7 p.m.
Game Location: Alumni Field, Toronto
Live Webcast/Stats: OUA.tv

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WATERLOO, ON – The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s football team has announced the Players of the Game following a 29-13 Homecoming defeat at the hands of the Western Mustangs. This past Saturday’s loss was the Hawks’ first of the season and dropped their record to 4-1.

This week’s Laurier Football Players of the Week (offence, defence, special teams) are: receiver Kurleigh Gittens Jr.(Ottawa, Ont.), linebacker Brandon Calver (London, Ont.) and kicker Nathan Mesher (Waterloo, Ont.).

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WATERLOO, ON – The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s football team has announced its players of the game following a 71-24 win over the Waterloo Warriors Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Hawks moved to 4-0 on the season and extended their winning streak against the previously unbeaten Warriors (4-1) to 14 games.

This week’s Laurier Football Players of the Week (offence, defence, special teams) are: receiver Brentyn Hall (Toronto, Ont.), defensive lineman Sam Acheampong (Brampton, Ont.) and receiver/returner Kurleigh Gittens Jr. (Ottawa, Ont.).

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WATERLOO, ON –  After a week-long build-up of anticipation for this year’s edition of the Battle of Waterloo, it was the No.5 Laurier Golden Hawks coming away with a convincing 71-24 victory over No. 9 Waterloo Warriors at Warrior Field on Saturday afternoon.

With the Golden Hawks only up by four points with just under seven minutes remaining in the first half, the game was developing into the close contest that many of the black and gold clad fans of the resurgent Warriors were hoping it would be.

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WATERLOO, ON — This year’s edition of the Battle of Waterloo sees both teams riding high as the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s football team (3-0) gets set to travel up University Avenue to take on the 4-0 Waterloo Warriors. This year’s highly anticipated game marks the 57th all-time meeting between the cross-town rivals.

Game Date/Time: Saturday, Sept. 23, 1 p.m.
Game Location: Warrior Field, Waterloo
Live Webcast/Stats: OUA.tv
TV broadcast: Rogers TV Waterloo Region (Cable 20)

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