CIS women's rugby Saturday roundup: No. 6 Queen's topples Trent 38-22 in season opener
Photo credit Anne Potter, Queen's Athletics
CHARLOTTETOWN - The UPEI Women's Rugby team is far ahead of the
last couple seasons with a win today over the Saint Mary's Huskies
12-0 in the first regular season game. The Panthers played host to
the Huskies on Saturday afternoon at MacAdam Field.
Source: UPEI Sports Info
|Trent||22||No. 6 Queen's||38||Final|
KINGSTON, Ont. – The Queen's Gaels (1-0) started their
season off right as they toppled the Trent Excalibur (0-1) in their
home opener on Tindall Field by a 38-22 score. First year Gael
Bronwyn Corrigan of Waterloo, Ont. finished with six points on
three conversions to lead Queen's.
Katie Doughty of Peterborough, Ont. led all Excalibur players in scoring with one try and one penalty goal for eight points.
The Gaels' regular season continues as they host Brock (0-1) on Saturday, September 17 on West Campus in Kingston, Ont.
Source: Queen's Sports Info
|No. 8 Waterloo||15||Brock||5||Final|
ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - The Brock University women's rugby
team (0-1 OUA) lost 15-5 to the Waterloo Warriors at home Saturday
In the 26th minute, Waterloo jumped out to a 7-0 lead when senior Kaley Maksymyk (Preston, Ont.) scored a try and sophomore Megan Colwell (Spencerville, Ont.) kicked the convert.
Two minutes into the second half, Brock narrowed the lead to 7-5 when junior Teal Narraway (Stittsville, Ont.) broke through the Waterloo defensive line and scored her first try of the season.
Two minutes later, Waterloo was awarded a penalty and Colwell kicked a penalty goal from 20 yards out to give her team a 10-5 lead.
In the 51st minute, Waterloo senior Savannah Gentile (Toronto, Ont.) rounded out the scoring when she pounded the ball in for another try.
The Badgers next action is Sept. 17 at 4:30 p.m. when they travel to Kingston to take on the Queen's Gaels.
26:00 - WAT - Maksymyk (TRY)
42:00 - BRO - Narraway (TRY)
44:00 - WAT - Colwell (PG)
51:00 - WAT - Gentile (TRY)
Yellow Cards: Misha Maric, BRO