Concordia Stingers – and strong MIRFC contingent – advance to Nationals

The Concordia Stingers defeated the Laval Rouge et Or to win the Quebec University finals for the second straight year. They advance on to play in the National on November 4-7 in Peterborough, Ontario.

The Irish were well represented on the team with no less than 9 players coming from the MIRFC:

– Claire Hortop

– Taylor Baruchel

– Ariane Beaulieu

– Rana Fahmy

– Lisa Hoffman

– Patricia Lapierre

– Jessie Lapointe

– Emily Magee

– Sarah Nesbitt

Moreover, Stingers co-captain Claire Hortop, as well as Sarah Nesbitt and Patricia Lapierre, were all three named Quebec University conference all-stars.

Congratulations to all the Stingers, and in particular those from the club.

For a great write-up of the event, check out our very own Nick Ward`s article in the Concordia Link: and check out Neale`s photos on f-book.

On behalf of the entire club, congratulations and good luck at Nationals!