Moustafa El Zanaty scored a game-high 18 points as McGill rallied to overcome a 12-point deficit in the final five minutes to defeat the visiting Universite du Quebec a Montreal 66-62 in a crucial men’s basketball game before 330 at Love Competition Hall, Wednesday.
Marko Kovacevic, a native of Belgrade, Serbia scored twice as McGill rallied with three goals in the final period to defeat visiting Carleton 3-2 in men’s university hockey at McConnell Arena, Saturday.
Canadian national team members Nicolas Macrozonaris and Hank Palmer will be among the featured participants at the 14th annual McGill Team Challenge track and field meet this weekend at Tomlinson Fieldhouse, in the McGill University Sports Centre, 475 Pine Avenue West.
Sophomore Evan Vossen of Swift Current, Sask., scored a pair of power play goals, including the game-winner and Toronto native Sam Bloom also tallied twice as McGill crushed Concordia 8-1 in a key men’s university hockey game at the Ed Meagher Arena, Wednesday
The McGill women’s hockey team will be put to a test Wednesday (Jan. 28) when they play host to Deux Rives, a boys midget AA squad from the Pierrefonds-Ile-Bizard region. Faceoff is slated for 7 p.m. at McConnell Arena.
McGill basketball player Moustafa El Zanaty of Montreal has been named along with volleyball player Laeticia Tchoualack of the Montreal Carabins as the Quebec university athletes of the week for the period ending Jan. 25, 2009.
Moustafa El Zanaty of Montreal and Jennifer Thomson of Rosemere, Que., are the McGill University athletes of the week for the period ending Jan. 25.
Martin Raymond, head coach of the McGill Redmen hockey team, will be coaching his 500th career game behind the bench when McGill plays host to the Ottawa Gee-Gees at McConnell Arena, tonight (Jan. 24) at 7 p.m.
Freshman Francis Verrault-Paul, a 5-foot-9, 169-pound right-winger from Mashteviatsh, Que., tallied twice as McGill defeated Royal Military College 5-2 in men’s hockey at Constantine Arena in Kingston, Sunday.
Rookie rearguard Marc-Andre Dorion of St. Hubert, Que., set up three goals as McGill skated to a 5-2 home-ice win over the Ottawa Gee-gees in men’s hockey at McConnell Arena, Saturday. The result marked Martin Raymond’s 500th career contest behind the McGill bench.