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Birch and Clayton named Athletes of the Week

Birch and Clayton named Athletes of the Week

In game one of the women's hockey final series vs StFX, first year forward Siobhan Birch had two goals in the Huskies 3-2 win.  In Saturday's 2-1 loss she added an assist.  In her rookie season she finished 4th in team scoring and was named to the conference all-rookie team.

 The Huskies host game 3 of the series Tuesday night at Alumni Arena. 

Marquis Clayton lead his Huskies to the AUS final at the Scotiabank Centre.  The 5th year Guard from Halifax only had 4 points in the quarterfinal vs StFX, but added 22 points and 6 rebounds in their 81-68 win over UNB and another 16 points in their 63-6- loss to Dalhousie.  Clayton led team scoring with a 19.0 ppg average.  

The Huskies will face Ryerson in the Final 8 on Thursday night at 6 p.m. at the Scotiabank Centre.