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CIS TOP 10 TUESDAY (#1): Three McGill teams listed

Three McGill teams are listed among the first CIS Top national rankings released Tuesday, including both soccer squads and the women's rugby team.

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Published on : 06 Sep 2011

It's Miller time as Martlet ruggers run roughshod in Sherbrooke

Brianna Miller of Pte. Claire, Que., scored 26 points and Krista Dunn of New Glascow, N.S., had three tries as the visiting McGill Martlets skunked Sherbrooke 71-0 in their Quebec university women's rugby opener, Saturday.

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Published on : 11 Sep 2011

Renaud-Tremblay and Miller named McGill - Ye Olde Orchard athletes of the week

Tristan Renaud-Tremblay of Montreal and Brianna Miller of Pte. Claire, Que., are the McGill University athletes of the week, sponsored by Ye Olde Orchard Pub & Grill, for the period ending Sept. 4, 2011.

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Published on : 05 Sep 2011

McGill women whip Queen's in rugby preseason opener

Brianna Miller, a sophomore fullback from Pte. Claire, Que., scored two tries as the visiting McGill women's rugby team opened their 2011 schedule with a 22-15 preseason victory over Queen's at Frank Tindall Field, Saturday.

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Published on : 03 Sep 2011

McGill rugby grad Zussman scores for Canada

Former McGill rugby star Julianne Zussman is back in the game. And there's no better feeling, especially when she not only celebrated a win for Camada, but also hit the scoresheet by notching her second career try and kicking two converts.

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Published on : 05 Aug 2011

McGill rugby grad to compete for Canada at Nations Cup

Maria Jaworski, a McGill University graduate and former member of the women's rugby team, has been named by Rugby Canada as part of the Canadian senior squad that will be competing at the Nations Cup tournament at Appleby College in Oakville, Ont., Aug. 2-13 and will feature national teams from Canada, USA, England and South Africa.

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Published on : 25 Jul 2011

McGill athletes of the year unveiled for 2011

Hockey players Alexandre Picard-Hooper of Boucherville, Que., and Cathy Chartrand, a defenceman from Lac Nominingue, Que., were named male and female athletes of the year, respectively, at the 34th annual McGill intercollegiate sports awards gala held at the Love Competition Hall, inside the Currie Gym, Thursday.

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Published on : 31 Mar 2011

McGill's Mandy Mongeon merits all-Canadian mention in rugby

Amandra Mongeon of the McGill Martlets has earned CIS all-Canadian honours in women's rugby. The 24-year-old physiology senior from Ile-Bizard, Que., better known as "Mandy", plays primarily at the No.8 position and scored three tries in six games.

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Published on : 03 Nov 2010

McGill's Miller named rookie of the year as QURL all-stars announced

Brianna Miller of the McGill Martlets has been voted rookie of the year in the Quebec University Rugby League. The 19-year-old physical and health education freshman from Pte. Claire, Que., was one of three McGill players named to the QURL all-star team, along with eight-man Mandy Mongeon of Ile Bizard, Que., and fullback Briana Yerbury of Montreal.

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Published on : 28 Oct 2010

It's Miller time, again, as ruggers romp, clinch third place

Fullback Brianna Miller, a freshman from Pte. Claire, Que., tallied a pair of tries as the McGill women's rugby team closed out the regular season with a 28-12 victory over visiting Ottawa Gee-Gees in Quebec University Rugby League play at McEwen Field, Wednesday. The result clinched third-place for McGill in the six-team conference.

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Published on : 20 Oct 2010

It's Miller time as Martlet ruggers rock Gaiters in Lennoxville

A 23-point performance by Brianna Miller of Pte. Claire, Que., led the McGill Martlets to a 65-0 win over Bishop's in Quebec University Rugby League action at Coulter Field, Wednesday. The freshman fullback scored three tries and added four conversions as the Martlets evened their record at 2-2 and moved into a three-way tie for third place with a pair of games remaining before playoffs.

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Published on : 13 Oct 2010

CIS Top 10 Tuesday (#5): McGill ranked 2nd in soccer, 4th in cross-country

The McGill women's cross-country running team have joined the Martlets soccer squad in the weekly Blackberry-CIS Top 10 rankings of the season.

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Published on : 28 Sep 2010

Gee-Gees rally to edge Martlet ruggers

McGill stormed out to a 6-0 lead thanks to two penalty kicks by Stephanie Lynam of Beaconsfield, Que., but the Ottawa Gee-Gees women's rugby team rallied for a late 7-6 victory.

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Published on : 19 Sep 2010

CIS TOP 10 TUESDAY (#3); McGill soccer teams in national rankings

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.

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Published on : 14 Sep 2010