Hope you have been enjoying some great Summer-like weather. We have just completed our 1st Contact Camp which brings together all of our returning players and our incoming recruits for a quick training and socializing weekend. It was a great success and has given us a glimpse of how exciting our team is going to be this fall.
Highlighting our recruiting class is:
Marianne Alarie from Sudbury, Maddie Morris from Seeley’s Bay, and Lauryn Friesen from St. Catharines. Press releases are being prepared and will be posted on our website (queensbasketball.net) shortly.
As mentioned in the last update, our exhibition schedule is almost set:
Thursday, September 25 @ St. Lawrence College 6pm
Queen’s Tindall Tournament
October 3-5 (Q’s, Laval, Thompson Rivers, Acadia)
This weekend will include our Alumni vs. Alumni game, and reception honouring team members from the 1990-91 to 1994-95 teams.
West Coast Swing (local times)
October 16 @ UBC 6pm
October 17 @ Fraser Valley 3pm
October 18 @ Trinity Western 6pm
October 24-26 (Carleton, Memorial, UQAM & Q’s)
December 28-30 (Q’s, McMaster, Laval, Concordia, ?)
Our league schedule also nears the finalized version:
7 @ Lakehead
14 vs. WATERLOO
15 vs. LAURIER
21 @ Guelph
22 @ Brock
26 vs. YORK
29 vs. ALGOMA
9 vs. NIPISSING
10 vs. LAURENTIAN
17 @ York
23 vs. TORONTO
24 vs. RYERSON
30 @ Windsor
31 @ Western
7 @ McMaster
13 vs. CARLETON
14 vs. OTTAWA
20 @ Ryerson
21 @ Toronto
25 1st round of playoffs
28 2nd round of playoffs
6-7 OUA Final 4 (at highest remaining seed)
12-16 CIS Championship @ Laval U. (Quebec City)
We are still looking at a possible change/addition or two and will update you if/when that happens.
That’s about it for now.