McGill exploded for three goals in 13 minutes to upend Queen's 4-1 in men's opening round play at the Old Four soccer tournament on Molson Stadium, Saturday. The Redmen will also meet Toronto in Sunday's final at 2:15 p.m. U of T advanced after dumping Western 4-1. Queen's will play the Mustangs in the consolation game at 10 a.m.
McGill University will be hosting the 2011 Old Four men's and women's soccer tournament, Aug. 27-28.
Canada's dreams of advancing to the medal round in men's soccer at the Summer Universiade were turned into a nightmare on Sunday night, as a talented Japanese squadron cruised to a 6-1 win to hand the Canadians their second loss in as many outings.
Soccer coach Marc Mounicot has been selected in the athlete category and is among a half-dozen 2011 new additions to the McGill Sports Hall of Fame.
The 1997 McGill men's soccer squad has been selected in the team category and is among a half-dozen 2011 new additions to the McGill Sports Hall of Fame.
Olivier Babineau, a midfielder with the McGill University Redmen, has been selected among 20 CIS student-athletes to represent Canada in men's soccer at the 26th Summer Universiade in August in Shenzhen, China.
Yohann Capolungo, a third-year midfielder from France, and Julia Bahen, a sophomore defender from Vancouver, B.C., were announced as the most valuable players of the McGill University men's and women's soccer teams, respectively, during the Friends of McGill Soccer awards gala held at Molson Brewery, Friday.