Gryphons hire Tim O’Connor as new Golf Team Head Coach

GUELPH, Ont. (April 3, 2017) -- The University of Guelph, Department of Athletics is pleased to announce the hiring of Tim O'Connor as the new head coach of the Gryphon Golf team. O'Connor has previously been with the team as an assistant coach since 2015. The decision to join the Gryphon family was an easy one for O'Connor. "I am excited by this opportunity to lead university age golfers in becoming better golfers, better teammates and … [Read more...]

A touch of Grace in the face of tragedy

I was driving down Woolwich in Guelph last night when I saw flickering lights by the side of the road. Immediately, I knew what it was. I did a U turn and parked. I got out and walked over. I looked down at the cross made of two-by-fours, the dozens of flowers in plastic, the candles wafting in the wind. And then I noticed the coloured golf balls neatly and lovingly arranged in the brown wet grass. I felt a wave of sadness thinking about Grace … [Read more...]