Both Rebels soccer teams braved the elements this past weekend and earned some much needed victories in MCAC play.
On Saturday, both Rebels soccer teams traveled to Brandon to face the Assiniboine Community College Cougars. In cold conditions, the women Rebels picked up their first win of the season, a 2-1 result. The Rebels men’s team completed the Saturday sweep with a strong 6-2 decision over the Cougars.
On Sunday, the Rebels hosted the other Westman team of the MCAC, the Brandon University Bobcats. The Rebels women team earned a hard fought 0-0 draw, with goalkeeper Abigail Wilson picking up the shut out. The men’s team was unable to finish the sweep, losing 6-2 to the Bobcats. Joshua Wall and Ameer Kinnarath scored for the Rebels.
Both teams next face Les Rouges of St.Boniface College Saturday September 29th at Memorial Park in Winnipeg. Women’s game starts at 1:00pm, men follows at 3:15pm.