Concussions within the Ooks

Concussions within the Ooks

By Jordan Tougas NAIT Athletics is taking steps to try to keep their players’ brains healthy while they play. One of these steps is an extensive concussion protocol that athletes must go through. Each NAIT Ook goes through a concussion test before the start of the...
The mental toll of injuries

The mental toll of injuries

By Joe Lipovski Only four days before the 2019 ACAC Volleyball Championships, NAIT Ooks starting setter, Mitch Lewington fractured his ankle. Lewington’s injury left the Ooks volleyball team with the task of replacing him right before the tournament. “It’s definitely...
Ooks badminton team brings home medals

Ooks badminton team brings home medals

By JOE LIPOVSKI NAIT’s entire badminton team is off to nationals following the ACAC Badminton Championships. The team brought home three gold and four silver medals in the individual competitions and secured silver in the team competition. The CCAA Badminton...
Ooks curling wins ACAC championship

Ooks curling wins ACAC championship

By ZACHARY FLYNN After a full weekend of games, the NAIT Ooks mixed curling team is bringing home the ACAC Championship. The mens team took home silver, while the womens team won bronze. Securing the championship wasn’t the only success the Ooks found this season. The...