Both McGill soccer teams find themselves in the Blackberry-CIS Top 10 national rankings this week. Despite winning both of their league games to date, the Redmen slipped one spot to No.3, just beind Toronto, a team that was defeated by McGill in preseason play. On the women's side, the Martlets have moved up a spot to No.5 in he national Top 10.
Rookie Krista Dunn of New Glasgow, N.S., exploded for four tries as the McGill women's rugby team shellacked Sherbrooke 94-7 at McEwen Field, Sunday, to officially ring in the new season of Quebec University Rugby League play.
Brianna Miller of Pointe Claire, Que., and Jeff Thompson of St. Louis, Missouri, have been named as the McGill University athletes of the week for the period ending Sept. 5, 2010.
Brianna Miller scored 23 points and Mandy Mongeon added 20 of her own as the McGill women's rugby team routed the UPEI Panthers 95-0 in a preseason game at McEwen Field, Sunday.
Briana Yerbury scored 17 points and Brianna Miller added 14 as the McGill women's rugby team opened their preseason with a resounding 73-0 whitewash over visiting Boston University at McEwen Field, Saturday.