Gee-Gees advance to USports women's rugby semifinal with 40-12 win over X-Women

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KINGSTON, Ont. — The Ottawa Gee-Gees defeated the StFX X-Women 40-12 on Wednesday to reach the semifinals at the USports women's rugby championship.

Madison Grant opened the scoring in the sixth minute as the Gee-Gees roared out to a 22-0 halftime lead en route to the victory.

Ottawa will play Victoria on Friday after the Vikes defeated the Guelph Gryphons 21-10 at Nixon Field.

Laval dumped Acadia 46-12 and Queen's defeated UBC 33-26 in the late game. The reigning champion Rouge et Or will play the Gaels on Friday.

Competition continues through Sunday.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 10, 2021.

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