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Sunday October 21, 2018
Keyano Huskies Athletics
Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference
Keyano Huskies Basketball
Away @ Camrose, Alberta
Opponent: University of Alberta Augustana Vikings
Keyano Men’s Basketball
Saturday October 20, 2018
Keyano Huskies 86 Augustana Vikings 79
Recap ACAC: Camrose, AB - After pulling out a win on Friday night, the Augustana men's basketball team fell just short in a rematch with the visiting Keyano Huskies on Saturday. Final score was 86-79 for the Huskies.
After the first period the score was 20-18 with the Huskies up by two points. They then expanded their lead to 43-36 just before half time, giving them a slight edge going into the third. The Augustana Vikings continued to struggle in the third, falling behind 55-71 by the end of it. Despite outscoring the Huskies 24-15 in the last 10 minutes, the Vikings fell short giving the visitors a win with a final score of 86-79.
Player of the Game was awarded to the Huskies second year forward, Stefan Jovcic, with 17 points and 10 rebounds. D'Aubre Doucette and Chris Oppong chipped in 17 and 16 more points respectively.
On the Augustana Vikings side, with 22 points and 4 rebounds, Spencer Marion took home the Player of the Game Award. Elijah Schmuland added 16 points, while Nathan Bowie chipped in 11.
Friday October 19 2018
Keyano Huskies 87 Augustana Vikings 93
Recap ACAC: Camrose, AB - The Augustana men's basketball team managed to come out with a win after a tough battle with the visiting Keyano Huskies. The final score was 93-87.
The Vikings had a slight edge with a score of 23-20 after the first period. Slightly expanding their lead, they were up 46-41 heading into halftime. After the third quarter 68-58 was the score, with the Vikings still in the lead. The last 10 minutes of play were plagued with fouls on both sides, seeing a total of 4 players foul out. The Augustana men's team clinched the win with a final score of 93-87.
On the Keyano Huskies side fifth year guard, Chris Oppong took home the Player of the Game Award picking up 5 rebounds and 28 points. Houston Shackelford chipped in 21 points and Stefan Jovcic added 18.
Augustana Vikings veteran guard, Michael Stasuik, obtained 23 points and 9 rebounds, for which he was award Player of the Game. Spencer Marion added 10 rebounds and 18 points while Mason Hunter added an impressive 27 points.
Keyano Huskies 3 wins 1 loss
Keyano Women’s Basketball
Saturday October 20, 2018
Keyano Huskies 71 Augustana Vikings 77
ACAC Recap: Camrose, AB - The Augustana Women's Basketball was able to pick up two wins this weekend against the visiting Keyano Huskies. Final score on Saturday was 77-71.
The first ten minutes of play saw the Vikings trailing slightly, but they were able to tie it up at 18-18 before the second period. Within the next quarter the Huskies were able to sink just a couple more shots than the Vikings, heading into halftime with a lead of 40-37. The Huskies kept their lead throughout the third with several jumpers by Augusta Keivisaite. Going into the last quarter the score was 57-55 for Keyano. Both teams picked up several fouls; this is what ended up giving Augustana the win as they had several players shoot two for two from the free throw line.
On the Keyano Huskies side the Player of the Game Award was given to Augusta Keivisaite, fifth year forward, who picked up 21 points and 6 rebounds. Moiyan Toure chipped in 19 points and Sarah MacDonald added another 15.
Second year point guard, Jessica Haenni, finished the game with 20 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists as well as the Player of the Game Award for the Augustana Vikings. Samantha Dargis added 15 more points while Hannah Mitchell pitched in 12.
Friday October 19 2018
Keyano Huskies 65 Augustana Vikings 78
ACAC Recap: Camrose, AB - The Vikings Women's Basketball earned their second victory at home against the visiting Keyano Huskies with a score of 78-65.
The Vikings gained a lead early in the first period, finishing it off at 18-14. The second quarter saw them advance their lead to 42-26 hitting a couple three pointers early on. Keeping their lead in the third the score was 57-45 heading into the last 10 minutes of play. After several more three pointers the Augustana women came out with a 78-65 victory.
On the Keyano Huskies side third year post, Moiyan Toure, was given the Player of the Game Award with 27 points and 8 rebounds. Augusta Kievisaite and Sarah MacDonald also added 15 and 16 points respectively.
Augustana Vikings veteran guard, Torey Lauber, was awarded Player of the Game with an outstanding 16 points and 10 rebounds. Second year Jessica Haenni also chipped in 20 points.
Keyano Huskies 2 wins 2 losses
Up next: Keyano Huskies host Concordia University of Edmonton Thunder October 26-27, 2018 at Syncrude Sport & Wellness Centre
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