Record-setting day for Marc Liegghio and an unbeaten 2019 for the Western Mustangs

The Western Mustang football team has gone undefeated in the OUA yet again. The Mustangs defeated the Ottawa Gee Gees 32-23 to make it a Happy Homecoming in London at TD Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The victory stretched Western’s regular…

London Sports Roundup: Representing Canada, Nationals streak, Mustang women unbeaten in OUA soccer

The rosters for the 2019 CIBC Canada/Russia series have been announced. Liam Foudy, Connor McMichael, Jordan Kooy and Ryan Merkley of the London Knights and Londoner Ryan Suzuki of the Barrie Colts will play for Team OHL. Merkley, Foudy and…

Western University marks 70th homecoming, 50th anniversary of Saugeen-Maitland Hall

Western University’s homecoming gets underway Friday and this year marks some major milestones. It’s the 70th official homecoming and also the 50th anniversary of the student residence Saugeen-Maitland hall. READ MORE: Western Mustangs come back against Windsor and roll to…

Last second field goal keeps Western Mustang football team unbeaten

With 22 seconds to go in the game, Western Mustang kicker Marc Liegghio was lining up to try to tie the game against the Waterloo Warriors. Liegghio made the kick. On the final play of the game, there was Liegghio…

Western Mustangs come back against Windsor and roll to 6-0 record

As the Western Mustangs football team walked off Alumni Field in Windsor on Saturday afternoon, it would have been hard for them to believe they ever trailed in the game. The final score read 58-24 for Western but the game…

Defence comes up big as Western Mustangs improve to 5-0 in OUA football

In his OUA career, Western Mustang quarterback Chris Merchant has thrown for 50 touchdowns and run for 14 more. On Saturday in Guelph, the Gryphons managed to keep Merchant and the rest of the Western offence out of the end…

Mustangs knock off Queen’s under the lights at TD Stadium

The Western Mustangs shone under the lights at TD Stadium on Labour Day with a 40-23 victory over the Queen’s Gaels. The win gave Western a 2-0 start to the 2019 OUA regular season and it also stretched their regular…

Stats don’t tell the story in Western Mustangs season opening victory

The Western Mustangs opened the 2019 football season with a 32-19 win over the Laurier Golden Hawks at University Stadium in Waterloo on Sunday. The game statistics fell Laurier’s way in most major categories, but Western used the experience and…

2019 NHL Entry Draft: Several potential draft picks have ties to London area

The 2019 NHL Entry Draft is set to take centre stage in Vancouver this weekend and a few London connections will be stepping up on that stage to take the next steps in their hockey careers. MORE: NHL draft will…

London sports roundup, March 7: Knights GM Mark Hunter named manager with Hockey Canada program

In August 2018, Mark Hunter returned to the London Knights to resume the role of general manager. On Tuesday, Hunter returned to another previously held role. The former assistant GM of the Toronto Maple Leafs and the architect of multiple…