Starting Five: Veterans Continue to Lead the Way for Top Contenders in the ACAC

SARNIA, Ontario -- The SAIT Trojans have reigned supreme in the ACAC in each of the last two seasons, and they will look to complete the trifecta in 2018-19. In each of the last two seasons, the Trojans have won the ACAC Championship and have advanced to the CCAA National Championships. While they have come up…

Starting Five: Brittney Thibeaux Drops Back-to-Back 31-Point Performances

SARNIA, Ontario -- Through three weeks of league play, the top contenders in the ACAC have started to separate themselves from the rest of the pack. In the latest edition of the CCAA Top 15 rankings, three teams from the conference are ranked inside the top nine teams in Canada. The 4-0 Medicine Hat Rattlers come…

Starting Five: Anderson, Filewich, Louka Post Double-Double Averages for the Week

SARNIA, Ontario -- It was only the second week of the season, but fans were treated to an instant classic between the UBC Thunderbirds and Victoria Vikes inside the historic War Memorial Gymnasium. It took 40 minutes of regulation time plus three overtime periods to decide a winner in the first of two games over the weekend…

Starting Five: Manroop Clair, Mambi Diawara Guide UBC, Calgary to Perfect Weeks

SARNIA, Ontario -- The defending national champions have their sights set on keeping the trophy in Calgary for another year. Last year, the Calgary Dinos secured the program's first-ever men's basketball national championship with a two-point win over the Ryerson Rams. This season, the Dinos are off to a hot start, beginning the season with a 4-0…

Starting Five: Kadre Gray, Tanor Ngom Put Together Statement Performances

SARNIA, Ontario -- The stars were out this past week across the OUA. With the Laurentian Voyageurs hitting the court this past week, all teams in the OUA have kicked off their 2018-19 regular season schedules. Thanks in large part to Kadre Gray, the reigning OUA Player of the Year, the Voyageurs opened up their season with…

Starting Five: Linnaea Harper, Nikki Ylagan Continue Strong Play to Start 2018-19

SARNIA, Ontario -- Through two weeks in the OUA, the usual suspects are on top of the standings, but several teams are right on their heels. Both the Carleton Ravens and McMaster Marauders advanced to the U Sports Final 8 National Championships a season ago, and both teams are atop their respective divisions through the early part…

Starting Five: Rita Sibo, Jade Addai Key Pieces in Weekend Sweeps for Algonquin, UT Mississauga

SARNIA, Ontario -- The women's basketball landscape in the OCAA looks considerably different this season with the graduation of Ceejay Nofuente from the Humber Hawks. In recent years, the Hawks have dominated the OCAA, thanks in large part to Nofuente, who was a three-time CCAA Player of the Year to close out her career. Now, there's a…