2018 MCAC Futsal season begins January 11th, 2019

By Neil Noonan, MCAC Communications Coordinator

The Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference’s futsal season will kick off on January 11, 2019, with both women’s and men’s futsal schedules being released today.

Season Openers
The season-opening matches will take place in Brandon, MB on Friday, January 11 between the Brandon Bobcats and Assiniboine Community College Cougars. The women will get things rolling at 6:15 PM with the men following at 8:00 PM at the Cougars’ Victoria Campus.

Women’s Final Rematch

The rematch of last season’s women’s final between the champion Canadian Mennonite University Blazers and Université de Saint-Boniface Les Rouges will take place on the second night of the season with the Blazers visiting Les Rouges on Saturday, January 12 at 3:00 PM. Last season the Blazers went undefeated and won the championship 5-2. 

Men’s Final Rematch

The rematch of last season’s men’s final between champion Université de Saint-Boniface Les Rouges and the Brandon Bobcats won’t take place until Saturday, January 26 at 1:00 as the Bobcats travel to Winnipeg looking for revenge against Les Rouges. Les Rouges finished off a dominant 2018 season with a 6-3 championship win over the Bobcats.

2019 Championship Venue
This season’s Final Fours and Championship Finals will be hosted by the Red River College Rebels on March 9