Ice Hockey (W)
Sydnie MacDonald scored the deciding marker in a post-overtime shootout as the visiting Carleton Ravens stunned the McGill Martlets, the No.1-ranked women's hockey team in the nation, 4-3, at McConnell Arena, Sunday. It marked their first-ever win in 65 lifetime meetings with McGill, which owns a 63-1-1 overall record since the two teams first tangled in 1999.
Ann-Sophie Bettez of Sept-Iles, Que., scored four points and netminder Charline Labonté registered her fourth shutout in 10 starts as the No.1-ranked McGill Martlets blanked Concordia 4-0 in women's university hockey at Ed Meagher Arena, Friday.
Emmanuelle Blais registered a hat-trick and added an assist as the Montreal Stars skated to a 4-1 victory over McGill in women's exhibition hockey at McConnell Arena, Wednesday. The Stars feature a lineup composed primarily of former NCAA and CIS players, a number of whom have played with the national team.
Ann-Sophie Bettez, a hockey player from McGill University, and Jimmy Dorsey, a basketball player from Cape Breton University, are the CIS athletes of the week for the period ending Jan. 15, 2012.
Ann-Sophie Bettez, a member of the McGill women's hockey team, has been named female athlete of the week by the Réseau du sport étudiant du Québec, for the period ending Jan. 16, 20Ann-Sophie Bettez, a member of the McGill women's hockey team, has been named female athlete of the week by the Réseau du sport étudiant du Québec, for the period ending Jan. 16, 2012.12.
There are no changes for McGill this week in the CIS national rankings, as the Martlets and Redmen hockey teams remain No.1 and No.2, respectively. Also, the men's swim team has retained its No.5-ranking.
Ann-Sophie Bettez of Sept-Iles, Que., and Nicolas Langley of Golden, B.C., are the McGill University - Ye Olde Orchard athletes of the week, for the period ending Jan. 15, 2012.