WOLFVILLE, N.S. – Acadia University and Bell Aliant are pleased to announce a webcasting and TV broadcasting partnership that will provide coverage of all 11 U Sports (CIS) Women’s Soccer Championship games hosted by Acadia Athletics November 10-13, 2016.
The partnership will offer Atlantic Canadian subscribers of Bell Fibe TV the opportunity to watch some of the best amateur women’s soccer in Canada in HD on TV1.
Bell Aliant will offer online coverage of all 11 tournament games including the Quarterfinals, Semi-Finals, Semi-Final Consolation, Consolation Final and Bronze and Gold medal games. The Fibe TV broadcast schedule will kick off with the 7:30pm Quarterfinal game with the host Acadia Axewomen taking on a team to be determined. It will also include both Semi-Final games on Friday, November 11 and the Bronze and Gold medal games on Sunday, November 13. All TV games will be available on Fibe TV Channel 1.
“We could not be more pleased to partner with Bell Aliant who continues to do a fantastic job in delivering the AUS brand to fans, alumni and students in this region”, noted Director of Athletics Kevin Dickie.
“Bell Aliant has proven that they can provide a great product to viewers online in their webcasts and on Fibe TV1 and this partnership only proves more our confidence in their leadership in sport broadcasts and webcasts”, concluded Dickie.
“We are very excited about partnering with Acadia University, covering all the excitement for Atlantic Canadians and the world”, noted Brad Sherriffs, Senior Manager, TV1. “As the official broadcast partner of the AUS, we are looking forward to working with U Sports to showcase the best in women’s soccer in Canada.”
Thursday, November 10, 2016
12:00 Quarter-Finals (webcast)
14:30 Quarter-Finals (webcast)
17:00 Quarter-Finals (webcast)
19:30 Quarter-Finals Acadia Axewomen vs TBD – Opening Ceremony (TV and webcast)
Friday, November 11, 2016
12:00 Consolation Semi–Finals (webcast)
14:30 Consolation Semi–Finals (webcast)
17:00 Semi-Finals (TV and webcast)
19:30 Semi-Finals (TV and webcast)
Saturday, November 12, 2016
12:00 Consolation Final (webcast)
Sunday, November 13, 2016
12:00 Bronze Medal Match (TV and webcast)
14:30 Gold Medal Match (TV and webcast)
The CIS Championship Webcast Player can be found at http://tv1.ca/f3w3d12