After Successful Playing Careers, Mystics Alum are Forging Their Own Coaching Paths Across the Halifax Area

Maria Carroll (above) and Kate Gallant made the jump from Player to Coach with the Mount Saint Vincent Univ. Mystics during the 2019-20 season, adding to the list of former Mystics players who have made the move to coaching after their playing careers came to a close. (Source: @mariakcarroll on Twitter) (Header: Mark Forward -…

Mount Saint Vincent University Set to Host the 10th Annual Dyrick McDermott Invitational

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia -- The 2018-19 marks the 10th year that the Mount Saint Vincent University (MSVU) Mystics have hosted the Dyrick McDermott Invitational, and the focus remains the same as always. The event was established in memory and honour of Dyrick McDermott, the former head coach of the Mystics' women's basketball team. Over his tenure…

CCAA Women’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 19-25, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- Fans saw a little bit of everything over the past seven days across the CCAA women's basketball landscape. Out in the ACAC, Tracy Lewis recorded a triple-double in a 19-point win for the Briercrest College Clippers, on the road no less. Another player recorded a double-double in a home win against her former program to…

Retooled Mount Saint Vincent Mystics Ready For Another Shot at ACAA Title

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia -- In anything that we do as humans, consistency is a key to success. For the Mount Saint Vincent (MSVU) Mystics' women's basketball program, consistency has been the driving force behind their successes over the past nine seasons. Since 2010, the Mystics have secured one gold medal and four silver medals at the…