This week in RDC Athletics

Lacombe's Hugo Janssen and the second place Kings will face the Vikings and Lions in a pair of weekend tilts.
Lacombe's Hugo Janssen and the second place Kings will face the Vikings and Lions in a pair of weekend tilts.

This week the Red Deer College Soccer teams will play a pair of games. The Kings and Queens Basketball teams will participate in several exhibition games. The RDC Queens Volleyball team will partake in a non-conference tournament and the Red Deer College Cross Country Running team will race in the Willamette Charles Bowles Cross Country Invitational in Oregon.

Here is a summary of what is happening this week in RDC Athletics: 

Queens Soccer | Saturday, October 5 | 12:00 p.m. | U of A Augustana

The RDC Queens Soccer team (2-4-0) will play the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings (4-3-0) in Camrose. This should be an exciting game as only one goal separated the two groups this past Sunday.

Stettler's Alisha Coules leads the Queens with six goals and two assists in five games. The Bachelor of Science Nursing student has cashed in on 54.5 per cent of her shots.

The sixth place Queens will look to gain some ground in the standings in their last six games.

Queens Soccer | Sunday, October 6 | 12:00 p.m. | RDC Main Field

The Soccer Queens (2-4-0) will challenge the Ambrose University Lions (0-6-0) at home.

 

Kings Soccer | Saturday, October 5 | 2:00 p.m. | U of A Augustana

The Red Deer College Kings Soccer team (4-1-1) will compete against the U of A Augustana Vikings (2-5-0) on the road. The Kings occupy second place in the south, only two points behind the Lethbridge College Kodiaks (5-1-0). The Vikings share fifth with the Olds College Broncos.

Kyle Bett, a Kinesiology General student, has six assists, sharing the league lead with Concordia's Kenny Johnson.

Kings Soccer | Sunday, October 6 | 2:00 p.m. | RDC Main Field

The RDC Kings (4-1-1) will entertain the Ambrose University Lions (0-6-0).

Kyle Bett

Exhibition Action 

RDC Cross Country Running | Charles Bowles Cross Country Invitational | Sat., Oct. 5

The RDC Kings & Queens will participate in the Willamette Charles Bowles Cross Country Invitational in Salem, Oregon. The Willamette Bearcats will host the non-conference event.

The results can be viewed online.

Devin Saunders

SAIT Basketball Tournament

Queens Basketball | Thursday, Oct. 3 | 4:00 p.m. | SAIT

In exhibition play, the Red Deer College Queens Basketball team will compete against the NAIT Ooks in Calgary.

Queens Basketball | Friday, Oct. 4 | 2:00 p.m. | SAIT

The RDC Queens will play The King's University Eagles.

Queens Basketball | Saturday, Oct. 5 | 2:00 p.m. | SAIT

The Basketball Queens will battle the Concordia University Thunder.

Sandra Garcia-Bernal

Lakeland Volleyball Tournament

Queens Volleyball | Friday, Oct. 4 | 4:00 p.m. | Lakeland College

The Red Deer College Queens will challenge The King's University Eagles.

Queens Volleyball | Saturday, Oct. 5 | 12:00 p.m. | Lakeland College

The RDC Queens will compete against the host Lakeland College Rustlers.  

Queens Volleyball | Saturday, Oct. 5 | 7:00 p.m. | Lakeland College

The Volleyball Queens will collide with the NAIT Ooks.

Queens Volleyball | Sunday, Oct. 6 | 9:00 a.m. | Lakeland College

The Red Deer College Queens will face Assiniboine Community College.

Queens Volleyball | Sunday, Oct. 6 | 1:00 p.m. | Lakeland College

The RDC Queens will contend with the Keyano College Huskies.

 

Jade Van Dyke (13)

Kings Basketball | Friday, Oct. 4 | 7:30 p.m. | NAIT

The Red Deer College Kings Basketball team will face the NAIT Ooks in Edmonton.

Kings Basketball | Saturday, Oct. 5 | 3:00 p.m. | J. R. Robson School

The RDC Kings and Lakeland College Rustlers will clash in Vermilion.

 

Spencer Klassen (21)

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