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Mohawk even in women’s rugby sevens debut


Women’s rugby sevens made its debut in the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association Saturday (Sept. 24), and Mohawk started with a 2-2 mark after the first day’s play at Humber College.

(Photo: Humber College/Mohawk College Athletics)

(Photo: Humber College/Mohawk College Athletics)

Mohawk, Humber, Seneca, Conestoga and Sheridan are playing in a round-robin tournament style format where each league game consists of two, seven minute halves.

Mohawk started with a 22-15 loss to Seneca. The Mountaineers then bounced back with a 17-10 verdict over Conestoga.

Mohawk made it two straight wins beating Sheridan, 20-10.

However, host Humber whitewashed Mohawk, 36-0, in the final game.

Humber and Seneca lead the standings with 3-1 records after week one.

Rugby Sevens moves on to Seneca Oct. 1. Mohawk’s turn to host the league is Oct. 22.

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