The schedule has been set for the U Sports National Women’s Rugby Championship, and the defending champion St. FX X-Women are listed as the tournament favourites.
The X-Women are seeded first in the tournament, to be held at the University of Lethbridge. The X-Women will play host squad, the eight seeded Lethbridge Pronghorns Thursday evening at 8 o’clock Atlantic Time in the quarterfinals.. The other AUS squad at the tournament, the Acadia Axewomen, seeded 7th will play the number two ranked Ottawa Gee-Gees at 1 p.m. Atlantic Thursday.
Other squads at the championship including, Calgary, Queen’s, Guelph and Laval.