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The Rebels women’s soccer team fell to the Brandon University Bobcats 1-0 on Saturday in the MCAC Women’s soccer semi final. The Bobcats went on to loose to the CMU Blazers in the championship game. Below is the Championship story, courtesy of the MCAC Read More →
Women’s soccer and the RRC Nursing program are represented in this Alumni feature on Nadine Reimer.
Played: soccer and futsal from 2014-2017.
Program: graduated from the Baccalaureate of Nursing Program with Honours in August 2017.
Currently working: Since that time I got a job and worked at the Health Sciences Center on GA3 (the same place I completed my final practicum as a student).
Nadine had this to say ” I loved being a part of the Rebels Athletic Program, so much so that I worked at the gym while I was still a student and spent the last year as Assistant coach of our women’s soccer and futsal teams… I just can’t get away! Anyone who knows me or talks to me for 5 minutes knows of my love and appreciation for being able to play varsity sports at RRC. There isn’t a doubt in my mind that playing for RRC enhanced my college experience TENFOLD. Plus, soccer was the perfect break in my studying to keep me going through a busy program. I was able to build lifelong friendships with other fellow Rebels and endless memories from practices, games, and trips with the team. I would encourage everyone to find a team and tryout, it is DEFINITELY worth it!”
Rebels note: Nadine was apart of the Women’s soccer team that did the double. They won a soccer and futsal championships in the same season
The MCAC named their All-Conference Teams for the 2018 Soccer season today, two Rebels athletes made the squad while Women’s soccer coach Doug Lawrie was named Coach of the Year.
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The Rebels Soccer teams finished their respective MCAC regular seasons with a pair of game this past weekend at home and in Brandon.
The women Rebels earned a hard fought 1-1 tie against the BU Bobcats saturday afternoon, Julia Friesen scored for the Rebels on a cross from Michelle Herms. Unfortunately the Rebels could not finish the regular season with a win, falling to the CMU Blazers at home on Sunday 3-1. Even thought the Rebels did not win this weekend, they were still able to secure a playoff spot, finishing 4th with a 3-3-4 record. They face the Bobcats in the MCAC Championships semi-final this upcoming Saturday, October 27th, 12:00pm at the Winnipeg Soccer Complex.
The men’s Rebels team lost both of their games this weekend, 9-0 to BU and 5-1 to CMU. They finish with a 3-7 record and out of the playoffs.
For a complete schedule of the 2018 MCAC Soccer Championships, click here.
Story By Neil Noonan/MCAC
Alyssa Heuchert, Rebels’ first-year winger from Oakbank, Manitoba, has been named the MCAC’s female Athlete of the Week! Read More →
The Rebels women’s soccer team had a successful MCAC weekend, earning a possible 4 out of 6 possible points in their quest to earn a post season berth, after missing out last season. Read More →
RRC hosted their annual Rebels Invitational Volleyball tournament this past Thanksgiving Weekend, with both men’s and women’s team competing in exhibition play.
The men’s team finished the tournament in 4th place with a overall 1-4 record. They lost the 3rd place game 2-0 (27-25,28-26) to the Providence University College Pilots. The CMU Blazers won the men’s side of the tournament, defeating the USB Les Rouges 2-1 (14-25,25-21,15-11) in the final.
On the women’s size, the Rebels finished in 3rd place with a 2-3 record. The Rebels won their final game of the tournament over the Oak Hills Wolfpack 2-1 (23-25,25-22,15-8). Les Rouges from USB won the tournament, defeating the ACC Cougars 2-0 (27-25,28-26) in the final.
Both volleyball teams open their MCAC regular seasons at home on November 2nd against the ACC Cougars. In the meantime, the women’s Rebels team travel to PUC to compete in another exhibition tournament October 12-14.
Rebels soccer teams also competing on Saturday, losing a pair of MCAC regular season games to the CMU Blazers, 3-0 for the women and 5-0 for the men. Both teams host games this upcoming weekend, Saturday against PUC and Sunday against ACC. Women’s games start at 1pm with the mens following at 315pm.
The Rebels soccer teams passed the halfway mark of the MCAC season this weekend while the Rebels men’s basketball teams hosted a pair of exhibition games to start their season. Read More →
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.
The Rebels men’s and women’s soccer teams opened their seasons this weekend with a pair games against the PUC Pilots and at home against Les Rouge from USB.
On Saturday in Otterbourne, MB at Providence University College, the Rebels opened their season on a sour note, losing both matches to the Pilots, with the women falling 6-1 and the men’s team getting thumped 7-0. The home opener on Sunday against Les Rouges went much better, with the women’s team losing a hard fought 2-1 contest with Laura Girard scoring the lone goal. The men’s team earned their first win of the season 2-1, Ameek Kinnarath scored for the Rebels along with a Les Rouges own goal earned the victory.
The Rebels head to Brandon to face ACC on Saturday Sept.22 then host Brandon University on Sunday the 23rd with the women’s game starting at 1:00pm, men’s at 3:15pm.