Reds Notebook: Women’s Volleyball team drops to 3-4 after loss to Saint Mary’s
The V-Reds were taken down three sets to one by the Saint Mary’s Huskies on Saturday, dropping them one game below .500 on the season.
The loss was however, UNB’s first inter-conference loss of the season, with the other three losses coming during interlock events.
Both Volleyball teams have busy weeks upcoming as the women play U de M in Moncton at 2 p.m. Saturday and the men travel to Quebec to play in an interlock event in which they will see action against Sherbrooke, Laval and Montreal respectively.
Jones Named AUS Athlete of the week
After a great performance at the AUS championships, Oliver Jones of the men’s soccer team was awarded the AUS male athlete of the week honours.
Jones was clinical all weekend and continued this trend in the CIS tournament.
StFX takes Loney Bowl
New Brunswick’s only AUS football team, the Mount Allison Mounties, were defeated in the AUS championship by the StFX X-men by a score of 14-12.
X kicker, Jonathan Heidebrecht, won the game for his team with a late 41-yard field goal. Heidebrecht would go on to be named player of the game.
The X-men will go on to host UBC in the Uteck bowl and attempt to be the first AUS team to qualify for the Vanier Cup since Saint Mary’s did in 2007.
The game is this Saturday at 5 p.m. Sportsnet will be broadcasting the event nationally.