Vanessa Davidson of Kirkland, Que., scored a pair of goals as No.1-ranked McGill tripled the Gee-Gees 3-1 in women’s hockey, Sunday, and run their win streak to 43 consecutive games.
Ann-Sophie Bettez, a sophomore forward from Sept-Iles, Que., netted a natural hat-trick in a span of five minutes and 54 seconds as the No.1-ranked McGill women’s hockey team skunked Concordia 7-0 at McConnell Arena, Saturday.
Freshman netminder Kevin Désfossés of Beauport, Que., made 48 saves and rookie Andrew Wright of Toronto netted the game-winner as McGill upset No.3-ranked UQTR 4-3 in men’s university hockey before 463 fans at Le Colisée in Trois-Rivières, Friday.
George Burnett, a McGill University graduate, coached the Eastern Conference to an 11-6 victory over the Western Conference at the annual Ontario Hockey League all-star game in the Windsor Family Credit Union Centre, Wednesday.
Anneth Him-Lazarenko of Ste. Dorothée, Que., and Eli Sheiner of Nepean, Ont., are the McGill University athletes of the week for the period ending Feb. 1.
Lumberjacks from UNB and the Nova Scotia Agricultural College captured their respective men’s and women’s divisions at the 49th annual McGill intercollegiate woodsmen competition last weekend.
Zaria Stoffman, a 5-foot-10 hurdler from Vancouver, B.C., was the only McGill athlete to win gold at the 14th annual McGill Team Challenge track and field meet at Tomlinson Fieldhouse over the weekend. The 20-year-old philosophy junior took the women’s 60m hurdles in 9.05 seconds. Six meet records and three fieldhouse marks fell – all in women’s events – in the two-day competition.
Senior Vanessa Davidson of Kirkland, Que., tallied twice and goaltender Charline Labonté of Boisbriand, Que., posted her sixth shutout in nine outings as No.1-ranked McGill skated to a 4-0 whitewash over Carleton in women’s university hockey at McConnell Arena, Sunday.
Matt Thornhill of Ile-Bizard, Que., netted a game-high 28 points as visiting McGill knocked off the first-place UQAM Citadins for the second time in three days, with an 86-78 victory in men’s hoops action, Saturday.
Leonard Verrilli of Dollard des Ormeaux, Que., scored at 4:17 of overtime as McGill reeled off their fifth straight victory with a 4-3 upset over No.3-ranked UQTR in men’s university hockey at McConnell Arena, Saturday.