The 2018 U SPORTS National Champions the Bison women’s hockey team cleaned up at the annual Brown and Gold banquet on Saturday.
Bison forwards Alanna Sharman and Alana Serhan made Manitoba proud early in the U SPORTS National Women’s Hockey Championship.
Next year there will be a hole in the team’s leadership core after Caitlin Fyten played her final games as a Bison at the national championship tournament in London, Ont.
The University of Manitoba Bisons stampeded over the University of Western Ontario Mustangs 2-0 in the U SPORTS Women’s Hockey National gold medal game to win the first national championship in program history.
The University of Manitoba women’s Bisons hockey club is off to the U SPORTS national finals after swatting the Concordia University Stingers 2-1 in a semi-final shootout Saturday.
Following their lopsided wins Friday night, the University of Manitoba Bisons and Concordia University Stingers will collide Saturday night for a berth in the U SPORTS National Championship final.
The Concordia University Stingers took the St. Francis-Xavier X-Women to task with a 8-1 win Friday night.
With two days of practice in the books, the No. 1 seeded University of Manitoba Bisons and No. 8 seeded Queen’s University Gaels came together for their quarter final match at the U SPORTS National Championship.
On the opening day of the U SPORTS Women’s Hockey National Championships, the University of Saskatchewan Huskies upset the Saint Mary’s University Huskies 3-2. Meanwhile, the University of Western Ontario, who hosted the championships, soundly beat the University of Montreal Carabins 4-0.
In his fourteenth season behind the University of Manitoba Bisons bench, head coach Jon Rempel has been named U SPORTS Women’s Hockey Coach of the Year.