(Halifax, N.S.) – Dalhousie University presents our G2 Athletes of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 13, 2016.
Colleen Wilson, Cross Country
Fifth-year runner Colleen Wilson is this week’s G2 Female Athlete of the Week.
Colleen was the top AUS runner at the 2016 U Sports Cross Country Championship at l’Université de Laval on Saturday.
She crossed the finish line in 11th place with a time of 22:10.0, bettering her 12th place finish at last year’s championship. She earned second team all-Canadian status for the effort and led the Tigers to a 10th place team finish.
A masters of oceanography student, Wilson is from Ancaster, O.N.
Other nominee: Courtney Baker (volleyball)
Ryall Stroud, Basketball
Fifth-year centre Ryall Stroud is this week’s G2 Male Athlete of the Week.
Ryall had 24 points and 12 rebounds in the Tigers two games against the Saint Mary’s Huskies last week.
He shot 7/8 from the field for 14 points in the Tigers 75-47 win over the visiting Huskies on Saturday night. He also had seven rebounds in the outing.
In Wednesday’s 90-77 loss to the Huskies on Wednesday, he had 10 points and five rebounds.
A native of Toronto, O.N, Stroud is an MBA corporate residency student.
Other nominees: Angus MacIntosh (cross country); Andrew Rieder (hockey)