After being crushed 6-0 by the Ottawa Gee-Gees on Sept. 2, Saturday’s result was far from what the team, or their coaches, was looking for
The Ryerson Rams baseball team didn’t get the start they were hoping for on the opening weekend of their 2017 season
The Rams started their second-ever season with a pair of wins against the York University Lions, taking the first game of the double-header 5-0 and closing out the night with a 5-3 victory
The Rams got an early lead but a foul from Savahnna Robinson in the penalty box gave the Lakers a chance to tie up the score
The Rams beat the Nipissing Lakers 4-0 on Sunday at Downsview Park for their opening weekend
They didn’t get the result in their first game, putting even more pressure on an already-critical second game. But the Rams turned that pressure into arguably their best game of the season
The Lady Vees did not break the game wide open as expected until the final 10 minutes, but ended up winning 64-50 Thursday night to end the Rams’ playoff run in the OUA East semifinal.
The two clutch wins over division foes York Yeomen and Laurentian Voyageurs vaults Ryerson into second place in the OUA Mid West division. They are two points ahead of Laurentian. One of the three teams will not make the playoffs.