Lundin, Down­ton named ath­letes of the week

Sackville Tribune - - SPORTS -

Mor­gan Lundin of the women’s soc­cer Moun­ties and Troy Down­ton of the foot­ball Moun­ties have been named Mount Al­li­son Univer­sity’s Ath­letes of the Week for Oct. 22-28.

Mount Al­li­son Univer­sity’s depart­ment of ath­let­ics and recre­ation has an­nounced the Moun­ties ath­letes of the week for Oct. 22-28, 2018.

Fe­male ath­lete of the week Lundin, a sopho­more from Ot­tawa, scored Mount Al­li­son’s lone goal dur­ing the Moun­ties’ 1-1 tie on the road at UNB. This was the fi­nal game of the AUS reg­u­lar sea­son for the Moun­ties who had a strong sec­ond half push but didn’t qual­ify for play­offs.

Troy Down­ton of the foot­ball Moun­ties is Male Ath­lete of the Week. A fifth-year se­nior from Burling­ton, Ont., Down­ton threw for a pair of touch­downs dur­ing the Moun­ties sea­son- end­ing loss to the St. FX X- Men in Antigo­nish. Play­ing in his fi­nal game be­fore grad­u­at­ing from the Moun­ties, Down­ton was 9- for- 12 for 127 yards dur­ing one quar­ter of play. Down­ton fin­ished his fi­nal sea­son with the Moun­ties with 128 com­ple­tions, seven touch­downs and a 64-per-cent com­ple­tion per­cent­age.

Lat­est news, stats, and team sched­ules are avail­able from Mount Al­li­son Univer­sity Ath­let­ics and Recre­ation at http:// www.moun­tiepride.ca .

Mor­gan Lundin

Troy Down­ton

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