Mount Allison Mounties
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UniversityMount Allison University
AssociationU Sports
ConferenceAtlantic University Sport
LocationSackville, New Brunswick
Football stadiumAlumni Field
ArenaTantramar Veterans Memorial Civic Centre
MascotDuck
ColoursGarnet and Gold
   
Websitemountiepride.ca

The Mount Allison Mounties are the varsity athletic teams that represent Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada.

The Mounties sports teams play their matches at Alumni Field which seats 2,500.[1][2]

Athletics and recreations

The Mount Allison University Athletics & Recreation is led by Pierre Arsenault.

Arsenault came to Mount Allison from the New Brunswick Golf Association, where he served as executive director for seven years. Prior to this, Arsenault worked with Hockey Canada's Atlantic Centre of Excellence, the Saskatchewan Hockey Association, and with the University of Ottawa's Gee-Gees Varsity Hockey Team. He holds a Bachelor of Physical Education (concentration in sports administration) from the University of New Brunswick and a master's degree in sport administration from the University of Ottawa.[3]

Varsity teams

Mount Allison Mounties teams compete in:

Mounties football

Main article: Mount Allison Mounties football

The Mounties football program has been in operation since 1955. The team has made two appearances in the Vanier Cup, first in 1984, and then in 1991. The team has won six Jewett Trophy conference championships in their 14 appearances,[4] most recently during the team's undefeated 2014 season. The program has also featured a Hec Crighton Trophy winner, Éric Lapointe, who won the award twice and was elected into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame based on his university career with the Mounties.[5]

Athletes of the Year

This is an incomplete list

Year Female Athlete Sport Male Athlete Sport
2014-15 [6] Gillian Tetlow Badminton Brandon Leyh Football
2015-16 [7] Allison Loewen Swimming Te Nguyen Football
2016-17 [8] Kiersten Mangold Basketball Jakob Loucks Football
2017-18[9] Kiersten Mangold Basketball Geraint Berger Swimming
2018-19[10] Rachel McDougall Volleyball Nate Rostek Football
2019-20[11] Rachel McDougall Volleyball Noah Mascoll-Gomes Swimming

See also

References

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  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-07-08. Retrieved 2008-06-22.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) 2007 Home Coming Game boxscore
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-06-09. Retrieved 2010-04-17.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Atlantic University Sport Football Past Champions". Atlantic University Sport. Retrieved April 19, 2020.
  5. ^ "Allen heads 2012 CFL Hall of Fame inductees". Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. October 16, 2011. Retrieved April 19, 2020.
  6. ^ "Mount Allison honours top athletes". mta.ca. March 27, 2015. Retrieved 2021-04-18.
  7. ^ "Mount Allison honours top student athletes at Night of the Mounties". mta.ca. April 1, 2016. Retrieved 2021-04-18.
  8. ^ "Top student-athletes honoured at annual Night of the Mounties". mta.ca. 2017-03-31. Retrieved 2021-06-15.
  9. ^ "Mount Allison honours top student-athletes at annual Night of the Mounties". mta.ca. Retrieved 2021-04-18.
  10. ^ "Mount Allison honours top student-athletes at annual Night of the Mounties". mountiepride.ca. Retrieved 2021-06-18.
  11. ^ "Mount Allison honours top student-athletes". mta.ca. 2020-04-09. Retrieved 2021-04-18.