An­drews Earns Sec­ond Team All-cana­dian Hon­ours

Stanstead Journal - - SPORTS - Sher­brooke, Len­noxville

TheCIS an­nounced its men’s bas­ket­ball ma­jor award win­ners and al­lCana­di­ans last Wed­nes­day. Mike An­drews of the sec­ond team all-Cana­dian se­lec­tion. He be­comes the recog­ni­tion since Jeff Szita sec­ond team all-Cana­dian.

An­drews, the 6-foot a force in the RSEQ. He was sec­ond in the con­fer­ence in scor­ing av­er­ag­ing shoot­ing. He av­er­aged 6.4 was sec­ond in the coun­try min­utes off the bench. He was named player of the year and de­fen­sive player of the year in the RSEQ as well as a first team al­ls­tar and three time Provigo Robert La­fond Bishop’s Ath­lete of the Week.

The Oakville, On­tario na­tive and St. Ig­natius of Loy­ola Catholic Sec­ondary School grad­u­ate is study­ing ed­u­ca­tion at Bishop’s.

“Mike has con­tin­u­ously “He has devel­oped into a guy who is hard to stop one-on-one in the post. He an­chors our de­fense by pro­tect­ing the rim with his shot block­ing abil­ity. He has made great strides since he ar­rived at Bishop’s but has only scratched the sur­face of his po­ten­tial.”

An­drews and his fel­low all-Cana­di­ans and ma­jor award win­ners will be hon­oured at the CIS men’s bas­ket­ball cham­pi­onships this week­end. There will be a pre­sen­ta­tion be­tween the two semi-fi­nals on Satur­day at Sco­tia­bank Place in the na­tion’s cap­i­tal.

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