UPEI Athletics and Recreation is proud to host the 2013 Subway Atlantic University Sport (AUS) Women’s Rugby Championship, October 26–27, at UPEI Alumni Canada Games Place. The championship will consist of two semifinal games on Saturday afternoon, with the final championship match scheduled for Sunday at 2:00 pm.
On Friday, September 20, teams will be treated to an AUS awards ceremony and banquet at the host hotel, the Rodd Charlottetown, at 6:30 pm. Awards and all-star honours will be announced during the ceremony.
The action begins on Saturday, October 26 at 12:00 pm as the first game will see fourth-place UPEI Panthers take on first-place Acadia Axewomen. Immediately following, the second semifinal will feature the St. Francis Xavier X-Women (tied for first with Acadia) against the third-place Saint Mary’s Huskies at 2:00 pm.
On Sunday, October 27, the semifinal winners from Saturday’s matches will compete at 2:00 pm for the AUS title. The winner will head to the 2013 CIS Women’s Rugby Championships on October 31—November 3, hosted by the Université Laval at Stade Telus in Quebec City, Quebec.
Check out AUStv.ca to catch this weekend’s live women’s rugby action!
For more AUS Rugby Championship information, visit http://gopanthersgo.ca/aus-rugby-championship