Newspaper article The Canadian Press

McGill Martlets Advance, Looking for Second Straight National Title

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

McGill Martlets Advance, Looking for Second Straight National Title

Article excerpt

McGill advances with win over McMaster

--

REGINA - The No. 4 McGill Martlets have advanced to the next stage in their attempt for back-to-back national championships.

Frederique Potvin led all scorers with 16 points as McGill erased a five-point deficit at halftime to beat the No. 5 McMaster Marauders 55-39 on Thursday in the quarterfinals at the U Sports women's basketball championship.

The Martlets trails 27-22 at the break, but held the Marauders to just 12 second-half points on 4-of-33 shooting en route to the victory.

Potvin nearly matched McMaster's offence all by herself with 10 points in the final two quarters.

Linnaea Harper paced the Mauraders with 10 points.

McGill, which won its first national title in 2017, and the No. 1 Carleton Ravens will meet in Saturday's semifinals. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.