Pascal Lochard ran in Laval's only touchdown in the fourth quarter and the Rouge et Or held off the Calgary Dinos 25-14 to win their second consecutive Vanier Cup championship on Saturday afternoon. Boris Bede had five field goals and a single for Laval, which won the Canadian Inter-university Sport title for the third time in four years and a record eighth time overall. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Quarterback Jordan Heather helped turn Bishop's University football around this season and he was rewarded on Thursday night with the Hec Crighton Trophy as Canadian university player of the year. Heather, the first Gaiter to win the award, set a Canadian Inter-university Sport record with 3,132 passing yards in eight league games, an average of 391.5 yards per game. Full Story.
The third-ranked Calgary Dinos blew out the top-ranked Western Mustangs 44-3 at the Mitchell Bowl on Saturday to go on to face the defending champion, and number-two ranked Laval Rouge et Or in the Vanier Cup next weekend in the CIS football championship. Full Story.