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Tenth Anniversary Semi-Final – Rick Rivers Report – Oct 26 2019

After this column, I was hoping to have one more to write as the Dalhousie Football Tigers complete their tenth anniversary in the Atlantic Football League.  But Holland College which also joined the AFL like Dal, a year after the league’s inception would battle the Tigers for a spot in this year’s title contest.  And … Continue reading Tenth Anniversary Semi-Final – Rick Rivers Report – Oct 26 2019

Dalhousie Tigers at Holland College Hurricanes – Rick Rivers Report – October 19th

Coach Haggett has said it all year long, “we are young”, “lacking experience” but “continually growing”.  The third comment to a degree stalled on Saturday as the Tigers looked listless for most of the 60 minutes in a 28-15 loss to the Holland College Hurricanes.  Earlier in the season, Dal had humiliated HC by defeating … Continue reading Dalhousie Tigers at Holland College Hurricanes – Rick Rivers Report – October 19th

Tigers Capture League-High four Major Awards and twelve AFL All-Stars

HALIFAX, NS The Tigers cap their undefeated 2018 season with a league-high four AFL major awards and twelve players named to the AFL all-star team. All three MVP nods were earned by Tigers, in addition to Coach of the Year being award to Mark Haggett for the second time (2016, 2018).  MAJOR ATLANTIC FOOTBALL LEAGUE … Continue reading Tigers Capture League-High four Major Awards and twelve AFL All-Stars

Tigers cap undefeated season with second championship win in three years

HALIFAX, NS All of Dalhousie’s teams (O,D,ST) executed better than Holland College in what was the wild, windy, wet and weird weather of the Atlantic Football League’s tenth-anniversary championship.  The Dal Tigers completed their second undefeated championship season in three years with a 27-3 victory over the Holland College Hurricanes in what was a near … Continue reading Tigers cap undefeated season with second championship win in three years