Volleyball (M) news
Kaiva Mateus of Montreal West, Que., had 10 kills, a pair of aces and to stuff blocks but it was all in vain as the Martlets fell 3-0 to the No.6-ranked Montreal Carabins at Love Competition Hall, Friday, Montreal swept the two games to capture the league championship series 2-0
Free admission is being offered to anyone who brings a non-perishable food item to any McGill basketball, hockey or volleyball home game this weekend. This kicks of a two-day food drive for the Sun Youth Community Centre, an annual initiative of the McGill Varsity Council, a group that represents all varsity athletes on campus.
Jeffrey Porter and Matthew Mosseler, both members of the McGill University men's volleyball team, have earned second team all-star honours from the Quebec Student's Sports Federation, which has announced its all-stars and major award winners for the 2009-10 season.
Both of McGill's hockey teams swept their opponents in Ottawa on Saturday. However, the two volleyball squads went down to defeat in Sherbrooke.
The McGill University basketball and volleyball teams will both be honouring their graduating players when they host their final regular-season home games this weekend. In recognition of the graduating athletes, McGill Athletics & Recreation will be holding a "Bingo Seniors Night" during a basketball twin-bill, Saturday.
Ann-Sophie Bettez of Sept-Iles, Que., and Matthew Mosseler of Fredericton, N.B., are the McGill University athletes of the week for the period ending Jan. 31, 2010.
Matthew Mosseler paced the visiting McGill Redmen to a stunning 3-0 victory over the second-place University of Montreal Carabins before 228 fans in men's volleyball action on Friday, ending a nine-year, 32-game losing streak against their cross-town rivals.
Middle blocker Mark Hodge of St. Lambert, Que., scored a season-high 20.5 points as McGill defeated Memorial University of Newfoundland 3-1 in interlocking men's volleyball action between the Atlantic and Quebec conference, Friday.
Rookie Yannick Pirali scored a game-high 22 points and was one of four Redmen to reach double figures in scoring as McGill shocked Sherbrooke 3-1 with a home-court victory in men's volleyball before 252 noisy fans at Love Competition Hall, Friday. After dropping a heart-thumping opening set by a 30-28 score, the Redmen rallied for to win the next three sets 25-22, 25-22 and 25-23.
MONTREAL – Matthew Mosseler of Fredericton powered the McGill Redmen volleyball team to a pair of victories in three outings in interlocking play against the Atlantic University Sport conference at the Université de Montreal over the weekend.
Ryan Brant of Vancouver, B.C., and Matthew Mosseler of Frederiction, both members of the McGill Redmen, have earned second-team berths on the league all-star teams announced Friday by the Quebec Student Sports Federation.
Matthew Mosseler of Fredericton, N.B., and Ann-Sophie Bettez of Sept-Iles, Que., are the McGill University athletes of the week for the period ending Jan. 11, 2009.
Matthew Mosseler of Fredericton, N.B., tallied a game-high 18 points as McGill extended their win streak to three with a 3-2 victory over Memorial University of Newfoundland in an interlocking regular season men’s volleyball match at Quebec City, Friday.
The visiting McGill Redmen came away with a stunning 3-1 upset over Sherbrooke, ending the longest losing streak in Quebec volleyball history.