Tuesday, February 18, 2020

U Sports Playoff Update

All three conferences finished up their first round playoff series' this past weekend, which means 12 more teams - including Toronto, McGill, and Mount Royal - have been eliminated from University Cup contention. Here are the results:


ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY SPORT
- Three berths at University Cup (Acadia + Champion + Runner-Up or Acadia + Finalist + Bronze Medal Winner)
- Byes: #1 UNB Reds (26-4-0), #2 Acadia Axemen (19-9-2)

#3 Saint Mary's Huskies (17-12-1) defeated #6 UPEI Panthers (10-15-5) 2 games to 0 (5-4, 4-3 2OT)

#4 Moncton Aigles Bleus (13-11-6) defeated #5 St. FX X-Men (12-13-5) 2 games to 0 (3-2, 4-2)

ONTARIO UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS
- Three berths at University Cup (OUA East Winner + OUA West Winner + Bronze Medal Winner)

OUA EAST

#1 Carleton Ravens (24-3-1) defeated #8 RMC Paladins (9-18-1) 2 games to 0 (7-3, 5-4)

#2 UQTR Patriotes (19-6-3) defeated #7 Queen's Golden Gaels (12-13-3) 2 games to 0 (3-1, 4-3)

#3 Ottawa Gee-Gees (17-7-4) defeated #6 Ontario Tech Ridgebacks (13-12-3) 2 games to 1 (2-1 OT, 3-5, 5-0)

#5 Concordia Stingers (13-10-5) defeated #4 McGill Redmen (16-10-2) 2 games to 1 (1-2, 5-4 OT, 2-1)

OUA WEST

#8 Western Mustangs (11-13-4) defeated #1 Toronto Varsity Blues (21-5-2) 2 games to 1 (2-6, 3-1, 3-1)

#2 Ryerson Rams (20-5-3) defeated #7 Lakehead Thunderwolves (13-12-3) 2 games to 0 (4-1, 2-1 OT)

#3 Guelph Gryphons (17-6-5) defeated #6 Laurier Golden Hawks (13-12-2) 2 games 1 (1-3, 6-3, 4-2)

#5 Brock Badgers (14-12-2) defeated #4 Windsor Lancers (15-10-3) 2 games to 0 (6-3, 5-4)

CANADA WEST
- Two berths at University Cup (Champion + Runner-Up)
- Byes: #1 Alberta Golden Bears (23-5-0), #2 Saskatchewan Huskies (22-4-2)

#3 Calgary Dinos (18-7-3) defeated #6 Manitoba Bisons (9-15-4) 2 games to 0 (6-2, 2-1)

#5 UBC Thunderbirds (9-14-5) defeated #4 Mount Royal Cougars (18-8-2) 2 games to 1 (4-2, 3-5, 5-4 OT)