SOURCE: GOLANCERS.CA | March 20, 2011
The top-seeded and tournament host Windsor Lancers captured the first “Bronze Baby Trophy” in program history thanks to a 63-49 win over the No. 2 ranked Saskatchewan Huskies in the gold-medal final of the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) 2011 Women’s National Championship.
The Lancers, for their part, were led by a number of rising stars in the championship match. Sophomore Miah-Marie Langlois, a guard from Windsor, tallied 10 points and three assists, and was named tournament MVP; while Emily Abbott contributed 10 minutes in the championship game coming off the bench.
For more, visit the Canadian women’s basketball championship website.
In the bronze medal match, Atlantic conference defensive player of the year and PGC grad, Ashley Stephen of the No. 6 ranked St. Francis Xavier, scored 12 points in her final university outing while grabbing seven rebounds. Stephen received national recognition as the recipient of the R.W. Pugh Fair Play Award.
PGC Basketball recently partnered with DNA Basketball Academy to host a special clinic in Hawaii with NBA center Enes Kanter of the New York Knicks.
After 82 regular season games, the NBA schedule rolls into the playoffs this weekend where a pair of PGC grads will make their postseason debuts.
Founded in 1939, the NCAA Tournament has provided decades of entertainment, elation, and heartache to players and coaches all over the country.
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