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Blanche & Reefer, named Athletes of the Week

Blanche & Reefer, named Athletes of the Week

Fourth year forward Nicole Blanche and 5th year guard Theon Reefer are your top male and females Athletes of the Week. 

Blanche had two goals and two assists in the Huskies final series vs StFX.  The Huskies won in dramatic fashion in three trilling OT periods to capture the series 3-2 on March 7th.  Blanche and the Huskies are headed to U SPORT nationals this weekend, hosted by Queen's University.  They seeded third and place Alberta on Friday at 11 a.m.  Blanche also received top Athlete of the Week honors for the AUS. 

Senior guard Theon Reefer lead the huskies with an 18.3 ppg average in the U SPORTS Final 8 tournament.  Reefer finished the regular season second in team scoring with a 17.5 ppg average.  

The Huskies finished in 6th place after a loss to Calgary in the consolation final.