THE RICK RIVERS’ REPORT. 2021 VOL. 4 - October 12, 2021 It had been a week of perfect fall football weather when the Dalhousie Tigers took to the new turf of Wickwire Field. A glistening giant “D” has replaced the Tiger’s head and the black and gold roared to a 44-3 victory over the Holland College … Continue reading Tigers Week 4 Report – A PERFECT DAY, NEAR PERFECT GAME
THE RICK RIVERS’ REPORT 2021 VOL. 3 October 5, 2021 Alumni Cup, Game One Famous rocker Meatloaf sang, “two out of three ain’t bad”. I am very sure that head coach Haggett and defensive coordinator, Dave Kelly, do not agree with that statement. The Tigers hadn’t allowed a point in their first two wins. Not … Continue reading Tigers Week 3 Report – Alumni Cup; Game One
Livestream Link: https://www.3sixty.live/en/c/hurricanes-vs-tigers.1339 Unfortunately no larger bags, backpacks, large handheld bags, etc. will be allowed on the field. The Dalhousie Tigers will take on the visiting Holland College Hurricanes in a rematch of the Tigers decisive 35-0 win in Week 2. Saturday, October 9th – vs. Holland College | 1:00 p.m. @ Wickwire Stay up … Continue reading Tigers vs. Hurricanes Week 4 – 2021
THE RICK RIVERS’ REPORT: 2021 VOL. 2 - September 27, 2021 Saturday’s encounter with the Holland College Hurricanes came at the Terry Fox Field in Cornwall, PEI. After an early afternoon drive, made even longer by a Covid check at the border, over the Confederation Bridge, the Dalhousie Tigers beat the Hurricanes, 35-0. It was another … Continue reading Tigers Week 2 Report – ‘D’ Did it Again!
LIVE STREAM TBA Week 2 @ UNB Fredericton Red Bombers – 7:00PM ADT Saturday October 2, 2021 The red-hot tigers take on the equally sweltering Red Bombers in whats expected to be the top match up of the AFL season thus far. Both teams feature blitzing offences with 98 points to the Tigers and 94 … Continue reading Titans Clash: Tigers vs. Red Bombers Week 3 – 2021
CLICK HERE TO WATCH LIVE - 6:30PM ADT Week 2 @ Holland College Hurricanes – 7:30PM ADT Saturday September 25, 2021 Coming hot off a 63-0 victory against the Seawolves, the Tigers look to solidify their standing in the Atlantic Football League with a decisive win against the Holland College Hurricanes. Game coverage and live-stream: … Continue reading Tigers versus Hurricanes Week 2 – 2021
Rick Rivers Report Vol. 1-21: EXCITING DALHOUSIE FOOTBALL RETURNS! It has been a long time coming and head coach Haggett’s Dalhousie Tigers showed up hungry for the season opener against the UNB Saint John Seawolves. After a spirited pre-game warm up, in dense fog, the black and gold feasted on the blue and white, 35-0 … Continue reading Tigers Week 1 Report – Dal Football Returns!
Week 1 @ UNBSJ Seawolves - 1:00PM ADT Saturday September 18, 2021 WATCH THE GAME HERE: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTM-d_N_xaNNZAZ147H4kzA The Dalhousie Tigers will make the drive up to the Saint John Canada Games Stadium to kickoff the 2021 season, after a 22 month COVID-hiatus from AFL Football. The game will be streamed live from the UNBSJ Seawolves … Continue reading Tigers Take on Seawolves Week 1 – 2021 [WEBCAST LINK]
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
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