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Capital Hoops Round Up

First and foremost we would like to send our congratulations to the basketball teams who left it all on the court against cross town rivals, the uOttawa Gee Gees in the annual Capital Hoops Classic! We manged to pack the stands and set a record of 10,780 fans!

This was a tough match up for both teams as both had lost to the Gee Gees earlier in the season. Unfortunately the women came up with a tough loss to the Gee Gees with a final score of 46-40. The men came out victorious with a final score of 79-66 and being able to reclaim their spot as the best basketball team in the CIS!  Did you miss the game and are now feeling some FOMO? Check out the event photos and pretend like you were there with us!

Photo by Andre Ringuette
Photo by Andre Ringuette
#OneTrickPony
#OneTrickPony

Capital Hoops is also a special time of year for Red Zone Captains. This is when we give out the holy grail of our organization, a flightsuit. This past year, we have seen phenomenal amounts of spirit and effort put in by three of our members! This year, we would like to congratulate Alli, Ayeesha, and Bria for earning their flightsuits! Want to get to know more about them and what it’s like to be a captain? Check out their confessions below!

Alli

Ayeesha

Bria 

FLIGHTSUIT UP
FLIGHTSUIT UP

Last night, the road to Halifax Nationals 2015 began on the road for the men’s hockey team! The #2 Ravens took a solid 5-2 victory over the #7 Ridgebacks! Did you miss the game? Check out a quick recap! The next home game is Friday night in the Ice House at 7pm! Make sure you’re there as the team goes for a clean sweep round one series!

You don't want to miss this action!
You don’t want to miss this action!

Last, but certainly not least, Team Canada Curling (including members from Carleton’s women’s curling team!) have been competing in the 2015 Universiade in Spain! After a perfect 9-0 round robin and defeating Switzerland in the semi-finals, the women are headed to the gold medal game vs. Russia tomorrow! The game begins at 3amEST! Good luck ladies, all of Carleton and Canada are cheering you on!

Photo from: @TeamCanadaCurls
Photo from: @TeamCanadaCurls

Have a fun and safe reading week Ravens and stay tuned for more updates on our social media sites!

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