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Ooks weekend recap: September 8-10

Ooks weekend recap: September 8-10

It was the first weekend of action for the Ooks. Some seasons have started, while others are still in pre-season. Here’s how the blue and gold fared.   Hockey The women’s hockey team hosted the Blue and Gold Tournament, where women’s hockey programs from the...

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2 new sports teams to join the Ooks this fall

2 new sports teams to join the Ooks this fall

After a nine-year absence, NAIT’s golf and cross country teams will be returning for the 2023-24 season. The two teams have a long history at NAIT spanning back to the 1967-68 season. The Ooks won their first golf ACAC Championship just four years into the school’s...

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2023-24 Ooks season preview

2023-24 Ooks season preview

Basketball  Following a promising 13-7 regular season, the men’s basketball team finished sixth in the ACAC after losing 83 to 81 in the fifth-place game against the Lakeland Rustlers. With the additions of guards Canadian Junior Basketball League (CJBL) Second...

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NBA Play-In Tournament: How does it work?

NBA Play-In Tournament: How does it work?

From April 11-14, many NBA fans worldwide will be tuning into the Play-In Tournament. But sports rookies might be wondering, what exactly is this and how does it affect the NBA Playoffs? Keep reading to find out.  History  On March 11th, 2020, the NBA paused...

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NAIT Ooks welcoming new players into the mix

NAIT Ooks welcoming new players into the mix

The Ooks have started announcing new players they’ve recruited for the upcoming 2023-24 season. Each player brings something different to the team, so here’s an overview of some of the recruits that have been announced.  Basketball  The women’s basketball team...

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2023 MLB Opening Day power rankings

2023 MLB Opening Day power rankings

The MLB is back and that means teams are packing up their bags and making trips to embark on the grueling journey from March to November to prove to be the best in the MLB. Here’s my top 10 picks.  10: Cleveland Guardians  After being eliminated by the New...

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Ooks weekend recap: March 24-27

Ooks weekend recap: March 24-27

The 2022-23 ACAC season finished this past weekend. Here's how the remaining NAIT teams faired. Men's Hockey The men's hockey team was defeated 2-1 on Friday, losing the finals to Red Deer 3-0. Dylan Stewart would open the scoring just over two minutes into the second...

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NAIT Ooks mixed curling team earns silver

NAIT Ooks mixed curling team earns silver

The NAIT Ooks men's and mixed curling teams headed off to Vermilion in early March to face the best teams in the ACAC. The women's teams, unfortunately, did not do well enough in regionals to earn a spot at provincials. Mixed team wins silver Lakeland College hosted...

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