CCAA Fair Play Award goes to VIU Wbball

March 20th, 2016

VIU was awarded the Fair Play trophy after a  61-54 loss to the Dynamiques de Sainte-Foy in their third and final match of the 2016 CCAA Women basketball national championships. 

  VIU was a worthy opponent taking a first quarter lead of 12-11 but Sainte-Foy overtook them by halftime at 26-24. Sainte-Foy continued their run into the third quarter allowing VIU only eight points in the frame. VIU made a nice comeback to within four points in the late stages but Sainte-Foy salted it away at the free throw line. Sainte-Foy out-rebounded VIU 47-29 in a key statistic for the game.  Myriam Leclerc was named Player of the Game for Sainte-Foy after scoring 16 points with 4 rebounds and 3 assists. Lanae Adams scored a game-high 18 points to go with 11 rebounds and 4 assists for the VIU Player of the Game award.