Marauder women in OUA rugby championship

The McMaster women’s rugby team will travel to Guelph to contest the OUA Championship this Saturday, October 29, 2011. The Marauder squad will be looking to win its first OUA crown against the host Gryphons, who have won the last three league titles. Game time in Guelph is 6 p.m.

Both McMaster and Guelph were undefeated in conference play with perfect 5 and 0 records, and each team advanced to the OUA final in impressive fashion. Semi-final results saw McMaster blank Brock 31-0 and Guelph shut out Queen’s 50-0.

Guelph is currently rated second in the latest CIS national rankings, while McMaster occupies the 5th spot in the top-ten.

While Saturday’s game will determine the 2011 OUA champion, both McMaster and Guelph have already qualified for the CIS Women’s Rugby Championship to be held at Trent University in Peterborough, November 3-6, 2011.