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Mountaineer Varsity Highlights – October 1

Mohawk Mountaineers OCAA competition included some strong performances from student athletes in all sports.

In women’s soccer, Sam Mathieu scored for the Mountaineers in consecutive matches this week to get the team on the scoreboard. Michael Gavrilos scored his second goal of the season, the match-winner for the Mountaineers over Redeemer.

The women’s softball team won their first two games this season while on their home diamond, including a walk-off single by Randi Dale to win against Seneca in the bottom of the 7th. Hope General in the five games total had 7 hits and 3 RBIs and Kacie Harrison had 5 hits and 5 runs scored, 2 RBIs and 2 stolen bases.

In honour of Orange Shirt Day and the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, the women’s softball team will be playing an Orange Shirt Game on Tuesday, October 5. And, on Friday, October 8, both soccer teams will be hosting Sheridan College Bruins at Tim Hortons Field.

Mountaineers Athletes of the Week

(in collaboration with the Mohawk Students’ Association)

Sam Mathieu (women’s soccer)

Oliver Steinke (men’s soccer)


Men’s Soccer 

Sept. 25: 1-0 win over Redeemer

Sept. 29: 2-1 loss to Niagara

Women’s Soccer

Sept. 25: 1-1 draw versus Redeemer

Sept. 29: 5-1 loss to Niagara

Women’s Softball

Sept. 25: 17-0 loss to Humber

Sept. 25: 11-1 loss to Durham

Sept. 25: 5-2 loss to Seneca

Sept 29: 8-4 win over Seneca

Sept. 29: 12-11 win over Seneca


Next week’s schedule

Oct. 2: Men’s and Women’s Cross Country participate in the OCAA Invitational @ Fanshawe

Oct. 2: Women’s Softball versus Conestoga 1 p.m./3 p.m. (doubleheader)

Oct. 2: Women’s Soccer versus Redeemer 6 p.m.

Oct. 2: Men’s Soccer versus Redeemer 8 p.m.

Oct. 3: Women’s Softball versus St. Clair 2 p.m./4 p.m. (doubleheader)

Oct. 5: Women’s Softball versus Fanshawe 6 p.m./8 p.m. (home game – Orange Shirt Game)

Oct. 8: Women’s Soccer versus Sheridan 6 p.m. (home game @ Tim Hortons Field)

Oct. 8: Men’s Soccer versus Sheridan 8 p.m. (home game @ Tim Hortons Field)