Five athletes earn Reader’s Choice awards

The readers voted and The Charlatan listened. A total of 1,279 votes were cast, and the following five athletes have earned this year’s Reader’s Choice awards. Katelyn Steele Women’s hockey 580 votes In her third season with the Ravens, Steele was named an RSEQ Second-Team All-Star. Steele ranked sixth in U SPORTS with 541 saves as well as the RSEQ’s second-best save percentage at 0.920 per cent, and posted a goals-against average of 3.03. “She’s the most competitive person that I know, she works her butt off, she really wants to win and she wants to see this program do well,” Ravens teammate Tawnya Guindon said. “All the little details that she does makes her so successful.” Aaron Woods Lacrosse […]

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Leaving the Nest: Aaron Woods cements legacy

After scoring 88 goals, 32 assists and racking up 28 penalty minutes, Carleton Ravens men’s lacrosse attack Aaron Woods has wrapped up his university lacrosse career. Woods finds himself near the top for most all-time stats at Carleton, including third all-time for goals and second all-time for penalty minutes. He joined the team in 2013 and played four seasons while earning a bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering at Carleton. The Charlatan sat down with Woods to discuss his past four years as a Raven athlete and what he has accomplished during his career. The Charlatan (TC): How did you get started playing lacrosse? Aaron Woods (AW): Just when I was younger, growing up in a sort of a smaller town, […]

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Lacrosse team falls in season finale

The Carleton Ravens men’s lacrosse team wrapped up their season on Oct. 16 at MNP Park with a 12-8 loss to the Bishop’s University Gaiters. “It would have been nicer to have gotten the win,” said Ravens head coach Jeremy Strong. “But to play a team like Bishop’s and have a 12-8 loss it’s a good spot to be in.” Bishop’s attack Cam Bateman scored two goals while on the power play to put the Gaiters in front early. Taren Cook and Gabriel Chamberlain would each add goals for Bishop’s in the first quarter to give the Gaiters a 4-0 lead. In the second quarter Bishop’s continued to keep up the pace, with Andrew Neilson scoring on a power play and Eric Mawdsley also […]

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Ravens fall in Capital Lacrosse Clash

The Carleton Ravens men’s lacrosse team had their losing streak extended this weekend with a 9-5 loss to the University of Ottawa (U of O) Gee-Gees at Lee’s Field on Sept. 17, as part of the Capital Lacrosse Clash. “It was a good team effort, tough loss because when you look at the play out there, we were the exact same team, if not the better team out there,” said Ravens head coach Jeremy Strong. The visiting Ravens found themselves in a hole early, when first-year attack Frederick Hartley scored a pair of goals just over two minutes apart to give U of O  a 2-0 lead. Carleton quickly found an answer, however, as attack Aaron Woods and middie Sam […]

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Men’s lacrosse team loses first game

The Carleton Ravens men’s lacrosse team dropped their first game of the season to the Trent Excalibur by a score of 10-5 at Minto Field on Sept. 10. The Ravens jumped out to an early two goal lead in the first quarter, when attack Hayden Cummings and middie Steven Snowling each tallied their first goal of the season. “Going into the game, we were unsure of how we would fare,” Ravens assistant coach Adam D’Agostino said. “Trent got a few [National Collegiate Athletic Association] transfers this season and are meant to be pretty tough competition this season.” The Excalibur got on the board with two minutes left in the first quarter when attack Nick Karam scored his first of two […]

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