MONCTON, NB – The University of Moncton Blue Eagles have announced cross country runner Carol-Ann MacDonald, of Irishtown, and soccer goaltender André LeBlanc, of Dieppe, have been chosen as athletes of the week for September 11 to 17, 2017
Carol-Ann MacDonald, Cross Country
Cross country runner and Bachelor of nutrition student, Carol-Ann MacDonald, finished second place in the 6 km women’s cross country competition held Saturday in Fredericton, NB. She finished the race with a time of 23:49.82, only nine seconds behind the winner.
André LeBlanc, Soccer
Goaltender André LeBlanc was named the player of the game in Sunday’s match featuring the Blue Eagles and the Cape Breton University Capers resulting in a 1-0 loss for the Blue Eagles. LeBlanc had a busy weekend in net facing 9 shots on goal during Saturday’s game followed by 15 shots on Sunday to cap off the weekend. The Bachelor of science student gave his team a fighting chance with spectacular saves during key moments in the games.