Guelph Gryphons drop pair of OUA women’s games on home field

GUELPH – The Guelph Gryphons suffered a pair of losses in OUA women’s field lacrosse league play at Varsity Field Sunday.

The games were the only ones of the regular season scheduled to be played in Guelph this year.

The Gryphs were handed a 21-7 setback by the Western Mustangs in their morning game and lost 10-6 to the McMaster Marauders in their afternoon game.

The Guelph side is 1-8 on the season.

The Gryphs are to return to action Sunday when they’re to face the Laurier Golden Hawks and Western in games at Hamilton.


Click here to see our photos from the game against McMaster



Guelph Gryphons nipped by Ryerson Rams in their third match at Ryerson men’s tournament

TORONTO – The Guelph Gryphons were edged 3-2 by the Ryerson Rams in their third and final match at the Ryerson Rams preseason men’s volleyball tournament Sunday at the Coca-Cola Court in the Mattamy Athletic Complex.

Ryerson won 18-25, 25-22, 23-25, 25-20, 17-15.

Zarko Ubiparip had 16 kills, an ace, three blocks, an assist and six digs for the Gryphs while Jonathan Pickett had 10 kills and an ace. Matthew Baxter had six kills while Arjun Selhi had six blocks and Aidan Hayter had 34 assists, six digs and an ace.

Xander Ketrzynski had 25 kills, four aces and six blocks for Ryerson while Taryq Sani had nine kills, three aces, two assists and six blocks.

Both teams went 2-1 in the preseason tournament. That lifts the Gryphs to 4-2 in their preseason.

The Gryphs have two matches left on their preseason schedule as they’re to host the Manitoba Bisons Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. at the Guelph Gryphons Athletics Centre and play the Brock Badgers at St. Catharines Oct. 19.

Their regular season begins with home matches at the GGAC against the Waterloo Warriors Oct. 26 at 8 p.m. and Trent Excalibur Oct. 27 at 3 p.m.


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