2017-18 Humber Badminton News

  • BADMINTON STAR DUONG CAPTURES TOP FRESHMAN HONOURS
    April 03, 2018
    Elizabeth checked almost every box available to a first-year student-athlete, teaming with partner Chloe Rowe to win CCAA National and OCAA Provincial gold in women’s doubles.
  • THREE HAWKS TEAMS TAKE TO THE CCAA NATIONAL STAGE TODAY
    March 03, 2018
    EDMONTON, AL: The Humber Hawks badminton team, who won three gold last year, are in the position to do the same this time around, as they placed all three teams in the gold medal round. WOMEN'S DOUBLES: Chloe Rowe & Liz Duong The Hawks duo traveled through the round robin with a perfect 5-0 record, and then staged a thrilling first-set comeback to ultimately sweep the semi-final 2-0 and advance to the gold medal match. MEN'S DOUBLES: Cameron Lai & Darcy Schmidt This pair, who went 4-1 through the round robin, have seemingly saved their best for last as they played their best match of the tournament in the semi-final. They swept in fine fashion and now will look to avenge their only loss of the national event, in the gold medal final. MIXED DOUBLES: Crystal Qu & Arpit Teneja Qu and Teneja have been the class of the tournament in what is a very competitive discipline. They have went undefeated and not lost a set throughout, which is something they have done all season. A trip to the gold medal round once again came via a 2-0 sweep over the fourth seeded team in the event. TOURNAMENT WEBSITE & LIVE STREAM http://ccaa.ca/sports/bmt/championship/information/index
  • HAWKS CAPTURE NATIONAL GOLD AND 2 NATIONAL SILVER
    March 03, 2018
    EDMONTON, ON: The Humber Hawks had another terrific showing at CCAA National Badminton Championships, grabbing a women's doubles gold and silver in mixed and men's doubles.
  • KEEP UP TO DATE WITH HAWKS AT BADMINTON NATIONALS
    March 01, 2018
    EDMONTON, AL: The Humber Hawks, winners of three of the five disciplines in the recent OCAA Championships, are now participating at the CCAA National Championships at Concordia University. 
  • SIX HAWKS HEAD WEST IN SEARCH OF CCAA NATIONAL GOLD
    February 26, 2018
    ETOBICOKE, ON: The Humber Hawks, winners of three of the five disciplines in the recent OCAA Championships, will travel to Concordia University in Edmonton on Tuesday with hopes of CCAA National gold.
  • HAWKS ROLL TO THREE OCAA BADMINTON TITLES ON SATURDAY
    February 17, 2018
    HAMILTON, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team continue to shine on the provincial stage, as three teams won their discipline and took home OCAA Provincial Gold Medals on Saturday at Mohawk College in Hamilton.
  • HAWKS CHLOE ROWE NAMED OCAA FEMALE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
    February 16, 2018
    HAMILTON, ON: To say that Hawk women have dominated the OCAA Badminton Player of the Year awards over the past number of years is truly an understatement, as evidenced by a Humber student-athlete receiving the award for the ninth year in a row. This year the award for top female player in the province was awarded to second-year sensation Chloe Rowe of the Humber Hawks.
  • SIX HAWKS NAMED OCAA BADMINTON ALL-STARS
    February 16, 2018
    HAMILTON, ON: Six Humber Hawks student-athletes were honored as 2018 OCAA Badminton All-Stars on Friday in Hamilton at the OCAA Badminton Championship Breakfast. The six Humber players were OCAA West Division Regional Champions in their disciplines. Second year sensation Chloe Rowe was also honored as the 2017 OCAA Female Badminton Player of the Year. This was the ninth consecutive year that a Humber player was recognized as the top female player in the province. WOMEN'S DOUBLES Chloe Rowe & Elizabeth Duong MEN'S DOUBLES Darcy Schmidt & Cameron Lai MIXED DOUBLES Crystal Qu (Yuying) & Arpit Teneja All players will now enter play this afternoon in search of another OCAA championship. Play commences this afternoon in Hamilton at Mohawk College, and will continue until Saturday afternoon and medal round play.
  • OCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGIN - CLICK FOR HAWK UPDATES
    February 16, 2018
    HAMILTON, ON: the Humber Hawks have started their quest for team and individual titles at Mohawk College in Hamilton.
  • EIGHT HAWKS IN SEARCH OF OCAA BADMINTON GOLD
    February 12, 2018
    ETOBICOKE, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team, currently the number ranked team in the country, will look to build on their West Regional success at the upcoming OCAA Championships. This coming weekend, February 16 & 17/18, Mohawk College will host to the top three finishers in each discipline from the East and West Divisions.
  • EIGHT OF TEN HAWKS ADVANCE TO OCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS
    February 03, 2018
    MISSISSAUGA, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team swept the men's, women's and overall team titles at the 2018 OCAA West Regional championships. Eight of the ten Hawks competing have also punched their ticket to the OCAA Championships.
  • #1 HAWKS PLAY FOR KEEPS AS REGIONALS OPEN FRIDAY
    January 31, 2018
    ETOBICOKE, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team, the number one ranked team in the country, will look to continue the incredible success experienced over the last few years as they take to the court on Friday at the University of Toronto – Mississauga in the OCAA West Division Regional Championships.
  • BADMINTON TEAM SHINES AT ST. CLAIR OPEN
    January 22, 2018
    WINDSOR, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team, the number one ranked team in the nation, continued to show why they are so highly touted this past weekend at the St. Clair Invitational in Windsor.
  • NEW LOOK HAWKS TO TAKE FLIGHT IN WINDSOR
    January 17, 2018
    ETOBICOKE, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team will continue their preparation for the upcoming OCAA Regional and Provincial tournaments by travelling to Windsor this weekend to compete in the St. Clair Open
  • HAWKS STRENGTHEN SQUAD WITH ADDITION OF CRYSTAL QU
    January 11, 2018
    ETOBICOKE, ON: The Humber Hawks coaching staff have done it once again, as they have added one of the nation’s top women’s badminton players in Crystal (Yuying) Qu.
  • HAWKS TEAM UP TO FIGHT PROSTATE CANCER
    December 04, 2017
    November is Prostate Cancer Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease and this year, the Student Athletic Association (SAA) tried to spread that awareness throughout Hawks Nation.
  • ROWE NABS TRIPLE CROWN FOR SECOND TIME THIS SEASON
    November 19, 2017
    LONDON, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team put in a solid performance again, this time in the 3-day event at Fanshawe College.
  • HAWKS TRAVEL TO LONDON FOR 3-DAY INVITATIONAL AT FANSHAWE
    November 17, 2017
    ETOBICOKE, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team will play in a 3-day event this coming weekend in London at the Fanshawe Invitational
  • 'PINK OUT' FUNDS BREAST CANCER FIGHT
    November 01, 2017
    In conjunction with Humber Varsity, the Student Athletic Association (SAA) has continued its campaign to spread awareness for Breast Cancer during the month of October.
  • HUMBER ATHLETICS RELEASES NEW MOBILE APP
    November 01, 2017
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  • HAWKS CONTINUE PRE-SEASON WITH TOURNAMENT AT UTM
    October 31, 2017
    ETOBICOKE, ON: The Humber Hawks badminton team will take to the courts at the University of Toronto – Mississauga campus on Saturday in the second college-based event of the year. In a unique approach to traditional badminton tournaments, there may be crossover competition between the men’s and women’s doubles teams. A women’s team may play a men’s, but start the match with sizable point lead. Triple Crown winner at the Humber Cup, Chloe Rowe, will be back on the court to represent the Hawks. Play is to commence in the morning, and the end time is dependent on the number of participants.
  • HAWKS HOST ANNUAL HUMBER CUP BADMINTON TOURNAMENT
    October 11, 2017
    ETOBICOKE, ON: Humber Athletics is pleased to host the Annual Humber Cup Badminton Tournament this coming weekend, October13 & 14 at the Humber Athletic Centre.
  • BADMINTON WINS THREE NATIONAL TITLES
    September 08, 2017
    In 2017, the Humber badminton team became the first program to win three national titles in one season, as the OCAA captured the conference supremacy title for the third straight year.
  • ATHLETICS SET TO REVEAL ITS TOP 50 ATHLETES
    August 31, 2017
    On September 23, Humber Athletics will reveal its list of the top 50 athletes to ever don the blue and gold.
  • LEI'S INCREDIBLE THREE-YEAR CAREER
    August 29, 2017
    In 2017, Olivia Lei became the first OCAA student-athlete to be named the CCAA badminton national player of the year three times.