FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Name: Carol-Ann MacDonald
University: Université de Moncton
Sport: Women’s Cross Country
Hometown: Irishtown, N.B.
Year of eligibility: Fourth
Academic program: BSc Nutrition
Carol-Ann MacDonald of the Moncton Aigles Bleues women’s cross country team is the Subway Atlantic University Sport female athlete of the week for the week ending Oct. 14, 2018.
A fourth-year nutrition student from Irishtown, N.B., MacDonald won the first AUS cross country race of her career Saturday on the Moncton campus.
She finished the women’s 6km race in a time of 24:04.70, six seconds ahead of the second-place finisher—Acadia’s Katie Robinson.
MALE ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Name: Peter Schaale
School: Cape Breton University
Sport: Men’s Soccer
Hometown: Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
Year of eligibility: Third
Academic program: BBA
Peter Schaale of the Cape Breton Capers men’s soccer team is the Subway Atlantic University Sport male athlete of the week for the week ending Oct. 14, 2018.
A third-year defender from Bernkastel-Kues, Germany, Schaale scored a hat trick, including the game-winner in the Capers’ 6-0 win over the Saint Mary’s Huskies Friday. He was named Subway Player of the Game for his efforts.
Sunday, Schaale’s strong defensive effort led the Capers to a 2-0 win over the previously undefeated Dalhousie Tigers. Cape Breton’s defence allowed no shots on goal in the game.