DeJong scores double OCAA prize


MohawkRachelle DeJong (Ancaster) scored a half dozen goals during the regular season, but none were bigger than the one she got on Oct. 12.

DeJong notched the lone goal in extra time in Mohawk’s 1-0 win at Conestoga, sending the Mountaineers to the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association quarter-finals against Seneca, set for Oct. 19 at 7:30 p.m.

And for her efforts, DeJong has been named both OCAA Overall Female Athlete of the Week and the Women’s Soccer Athlete of the Week for the seven day period ending Sunday, Oct. 13.