By Neil Noonan, MCAC Communications Coordinator
The season-opening matches will take place in Brandon, MB on Friday, January 11 between the Brandon Bobcats and Assiniboine Community College Cougars. The women will get things rolling at 6:15 PM with the men following at 8:00 PM at the Cougars’ Victoria Campus.
Women’s Final Rematch
The rematch of last season’s women’s final between the champion Canadian Mennonite University Blazers and Université de Saint-Boniface Les Rouges will take place on the second night of the season with the Blazers visiting Les Rouges on Saturday, January 12 at 3:00 PM. Last season the Blazers went undefeated and won the championship 5-2.
Men’s Final Rematch
The rematch of last season’s men’s final between champion Université de Saint-Boniface Les Rouges and the Brandon Bobcats won’t take place until Saturday, January 26 at 1:00 as the Bobcats travel to Winnipeg looking for revenge against Les Rouges. Les Rouges finished off a dominant 2018 season with a 6-3 championship win over the Bobcats.
2019 Championship Venue
This season’s Final Fours and Championship Finals will be hosted by the Red River College Rebels on March 9