Laval women’s hoops team captures second RSEQ banner

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Photo: Mathieu Bélanger, Université Laval

The Rouge et Or basketball team were all smiles after winning their second straight RSEQ championship, over the Citadins of UQAM on Feb. 29. Laval will play the University of Alberta Pandas in the quarterfinal of the U Sports national championship in Ottawa on March 5.

For the second year in a row, the Université Laval Rouge et Or women’s basketball team are the champions of the Réseau du sport etudiant du Québec (RSEQ). They defeated the Citadins from Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) 62-54 in front of over 1,600 boisterous fans at Amphithéâtre Desjardins on Feb. 29.