Bison Women Seeded Third Going into CIS Championships

Bison Women Seeded Third Going into CIS Championships

By Brian Schultz

The Manitoba Bison women’s hockey team will play their first game on Friday, March 11 in the 2011 CIS National Championships.

The team is going into the championships — held at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario — seeded in third spot.

The Bisons captured a Canada West title for the 2010-11 season and was one of the two representatives in the Canada West conference to earn a CIS berth to the Nationals.

Manitoba will play the loser of the first match between host Wilfrid Laurier and St. Francis Xavier on day two of the four-day championship.

On Saturday, the Bisons will play their second game against the yet to be determined winner of the afternoon game against Queen’s University.


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