The Rebels Men’s Soccer team split their games on this cold and wet weekend, first defeating ACC in Brandon on Saturday with a 5-1 victory. They followed up with a first place showdown against St.Boniface on Sunday at home. In cold and extreme wind, the Rebels fell to a early goal by the Rouge, with Cory Marquart answering with his own first half goal. A pair of St.Boniface goals in the second half gave them a 3-1 lead, Ben Grass scored on a penaly kick in extra time, but it wasn’t enough in the end and the Rebels suffered their first defeat of the season. The Rebels are now in second place with a 5-1 record, while USB sits in first with a 6-0-1 record.
The Rebels women’s team remains in first place after defeating ACC 3-0 on Saturday. Karla Henuset, Lisa Hayes and Melony Dittbrenner scored for the Rebels while Brittany Loschiavo earned the shutout. The Rebels improved their record to 5-0-1 and remain in first place in the MCAC.