Women’s basketball team advances
Canada’s women’s basketball team coached by Fabian McKenzie of the Cape Breton Capers is off to the semifinals of the 2015 Summer Universiade in Gwangju, South Korea. Canada defeated the Czech Republic 61-53 in quarterfinal play on Thursday. They’ll face Russia on Saturday. Capers Ian Greedy, Justin Maheu and the Canadian men’s soccer team suffered a 2-0 loss to Russia on Thursday in the relegation round. They’ll face Malaysia in a classification match on Friday.