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Women’s Basketball finishes 3-0 in tourney with win over UQAM

Friday December 30, 2011

Women’s Basketball (12-4 CIS, 6-2 OUA)

Played at UQAM (0-4 RSEQ) on Friday, December 30, 2011 at 7:00 p.m., exhibition

 

1st

2nd

3rd

4th

Final

uOttawa

18

16

22

20

76

UQAM

13

10

14

15

52

uOttawa – Hannah Sunley-Paisley 13 points, 7 rebounds; Teddi Firmi 12 points, 9 rebounds

UQAM – Michelle Auger-Bellemare 20 points, Camille Michaud 16 points

The women’s basketball team completed an undefeated run through their competition at the Citadins Classic at UQAM by defeating the hosts 76-52 Friday night. The Gee-Gees are now 12-4 overall against CIS competition this season and have won their last nine games.

Ottawa won each of the quarters against the Citadins, steadily building their lead with contributions from all players.  The bench tallied 30 points, led by Tatiana Hanlan’s 10 points on 4-9 shooting. Sarah Nolette (Edmonton, Alb.) also had a good shooting night, dropping 3-4 from three-point range. The Gee-Gees shot 44 per cent from the field as a team.

In addition to their victory over UQAM, the Gee-Gees also recorded a 53-45 win over Laval and an 86-58 win against CIS eighth-ranked Acadia. The OUA regular season resumes for the ninth-ranked Gee-Gees on Friday January 6, when they will travel to Sudbury to take on the Laurentian Voyageurs (2-6  OUA).