It’s been a great calendar year for the Lancers and now that it’s coming to an end , it’s time to look back on some of 2017’s biggest hi-lights.
Women’s volleyball take home silver medal at Durham Lords Adidas Cup tournament to kick off 2017.
- Women’s volleyball won a hard fought victory over the Mohawk Mountaineers in playoffs to secure a spot at the OCAA Championships for the first time in 6 years
- Sara Piana Yafu named OCAA women’s volleyball All Star & Scoring Champion
- Emilie Leneveu named OCAA women’s volleyball second team All Star
- Josh Roberts named OCAA men’s volleyball All Star
- Women’s volleyball take on Humber Hawks in a thrilling 3-1 loss to kick off their OCAA Provincial Championship run. The Lancers gave the Hawks (who would go on to win the gold medal) their only set loss of the tournament
- Men’s Basketball’s Tigh Chapman was named OCAA East region second team All Star
- 27 Athletes were recognized at the 49th Annual Athletic Awards Banquet – Full Story
- 63 Athletes were awarded OCAA Academic Awards for having an 80% or higher average.
- Sara Piana Yafu & Adam Strickland are named Lancer Athletes of the Year at the 2016/17 Lancer Athletic Awards Banquet.
- Renovations of the Upper Field on campus
- Installation of a full irrigation system
- Sod & resurfacing of entire field
- Two covered benches for home and visiting teams
- Women’s rugby competes in first ever OCAA Rugby 7s
- Two athletes were named Lancer Athlete of the Week
- Jodie Mitchell – Women’s Volleyball– Sept 18
- Kiara Kirby – Women’s Rugby – Sept 25
- Kiara Kirby was named OCAA Women’s Rugby Athlete of the Week on September 26
- Six athletes were named Lancer Athlete of the Week in the month of October
- Kierstyn Bennett – Women’s Rugby – Oct. 2
- Tristan Cowan – Men’s Rugby – Oct. 10
- Mariah Beskers – Women’s Soccer – Oct 17
- Rachelle Mallett – Women’s Rugby – Oct 23
- Brooke McAlpine (Cross Country) & Joe Bresee (Men’s Volleyball) – Oct 30
- Joe Bresee was named OCAA Men’s Volleyball Athlete of the Week on Oct 31
- Women’s Rugby wins OCAA Bronze Medal
- Rachelle Mallett was named OCAA League All Star,
- Bailey Meraw was named a tournament All Star and
- Kierstyn Bennett was named an OCAA League All Star & a Tournament All Star.
- Sara Piana Yafu named OCAA Women’s Volleyball Athlete of the Week – November 7th
- Jenni Thompson named OCAA Women’s Basketball Athlete of the Week – November 14
- 5 Athletes & 1 Team receive weekly Lancer awards
- Women’s Rugby team – Nov. 7
- Jenni Thompson (women’s basketball) & Chris Asomani (men’s basketball) – Nov 13
- Emilie Leneveu – women’s volleyball– Nov 20
- Katie Wiggins (women’s basketball) & Angelo Sarsonas (men’s basketball) – Nov 27
- Athlete of the Week:
- Lorraine Spellman – women’s volleyball – Dec 5