2018-19 MRU Cougars Men's Soccer News

  • Harrison & El Gandour recognized by Canada West
    October 31, 2018
    Two Mount Royal Cougars men's soccer players have been recognized by the league. Wonderkid Moe El Gandour has been named to the 2018 Canada West All-Rookie team, additionally, he joins teammate Daniel Harrison on the Second Team All-Stars.
  • Thunderbirds get past Cougars
    October 27, 2018
    VANCOUVER – The quest for the U SPORTS national championship and the Canada West Championship began for the Thunderbirds on a chilly Saturday night with a 3-0 win over the Mount Royal Cougars at Thunderbird Stadium.
  • Cougars earn one last win before playoffs begin
    October 21, 2018
    LETHBRIDGE – In the final game of the regular season for both teams, the Mount Royal Cougars held on for a 2-1 win over the Lethbridge Pronghorns in Canada West men's soccer action.
  • Cougars drop 4-2 in Saskatoon
    October 19, 2018
    SASKATOON – The Saskatchewan Huskies men's soccer team responded to some early adversity to claim a 4-1 victory over the Mount Royal Cougars on Oct. 19.
  • MRU pick up three crucial points on senior day
    October 14, 2018
    CALGARY- An early three-goal offensive onslaught was enough for Mount Royal to pick up three crucial points to keep their playoff dreams alive with a 3-1 win over the MacEwan Griffins Sunday afternoon at SAIT field.
  • MRU look to pick themselves up after 4-0 loss
    October 13, 2018
    CALGARY- On a miserable snowy and cold Saturday afternoon at the SAIT campus, the visiting conference leader Alberta Golden Bear picked up a 4-0 decision against Mount Royal. Back-to-back hat-trick performance from Easton Ongaro carried his Golden Bear side to their third consecutive win.
  • HOME GAMES TO BE PLAYED AT SAIT
    October 11, 2018
    The Canada West Men's soccer games originally scheduled for Saturday, October 13 and Sunday, October 14 will now be played a SAIT's Cohos Commons Field.
  • 3 players sent off in heated Crowchild Classic game
    September 30, 2018
    CALGARY –  A spirited game two of the weekend Crowchild Classic series between the University of Calgary Dinos and the Mount Royal University Cougars ended in a 0-0 draw on the West Varsity Soccer Pitch Sunday afternoon.
  • Dinos comeback against Cougars
    September 29, 2018
    CALGARY - Mount Royal Cougars took on rivals University of Calgary Dinos on Saturday at Mount Royal’s Stadium Field in the Men’s Soccer Crowchild Classic action.
  • TRU blanks Mount Royal
    September 22, 2018
    KAMLOOPS, BC:  The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack are back into the win column in Canada West men's soccer.
  • Cougars fall to T-Birds
    September 21, 2018
    VANCOUVER - The UBC Thunderbirds men’s soccer team extended their winning streak to six straight games thanks to a hard fought 1-0 shutout victory against the MT. Royal Cougars at Thunderbird Stadium Friday night.
  • Cougars shutout the Heat
    September 16, 2018
    CALGARY - Following a hard loss the day prior, the Mount Royal Cougars took on The UBC Okanagan Heat on Sunday. The Cougars immediately proved how much they wanted the game with a fiery start, and sealed the game 2-0 in the second half.
  • Cougars left frustrated after third straight loss
    September 15, 2018
    CALGARY - On a chilly Saturday, the Mount Royal Cougars and Fraser Valley Cascades gathered to face off. Trudging through wet grass, the Cascades enjoyed an emphatic 3-0 victory.
  • Under Armour & Players Bench Athletes of the Week, Sep. 4-11, 2018
    September 11, 2018
    CALGARY – Two soccer standouts have been chosen as the Under Armour & Players Bench Athletes of the Week for the week of September 4-11, 2018.
  • Golden Bears 3-1 Cougars
    September 10, 2018
    EDMONTON – Sophomore forward Easton Ongaro potted a pair of goals, including his second-straight game-winner, to propel the No.8 University of Alberta Golden Bears to a 3-1 victory over the Mount Royal University Cougars, Sunday afternoon at Foote Field.
  • MRU unlucky in first loss of the season
    September 08, 2018
    EDMONTON – As far as debuts go, things couldn't have gone much better for Kapri (Marcus) Simmons.
  • Cougars shutout Pronghorns in season opener
    August 25, 2018
    CALGARY - The Mount Royal Cougars men's soccer team kicked off their 2018/19 season against the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns, at Mount Royal’s Stadium Field. While smoke still hung heavy in the air, the spirit of the game was just brewing in the hearts of these men.
  • Cougars rank 7th in Canada West pre-season poll
    August 20, 2018
    EDMONTON – The Mount Royal Cougars men's soccer team ranked seventh out of the thirteen teams in the conference's annual pre-season coaches poll that was released Monday.
  • 2018/19 Men's Soccer Season Preview
    August 15, 2018
    The 2018-19 season kicks off this Saturday at 1:30 PM MDT for Head Coach Ryan Gyaki and the Mount Royal Cougars men's soccer team. It's a season full of wonder and expectations to be even better after last season's bitter playoff defeat to, eventual Canada West champions, the UBC Thunderbirds.