Women’s first star – Megan Ripplinger
Saskatchewan Huskies soccer
Arts & Science
Game log: Friday, September 8 – two goals and an assist in 3-2 W @ Winnipeg / Saturday, September 9 – one goal and an assist in 3-2 L @ Manitoba.
University of Saskatchewan rookie midfielder Megan Ripplinger had a Canada West debut to remember for the Huskies.
The Arts & Science student from Regina recorded three goals and two assists in a weekend split on a road trip through Manitoba.
In Friday’s 3-2 win over the Winnipeg Wesmen, Ripplinger scored in the 84th and 85th minutes. She also assisted on the Huskies’ first goal in the 54th minute.
A night later in a 3-2 loss to the Manitoba Bisons, she scored the Huskies’ first goal in the 52nd minute and assisted on the second Huskies goal in the 88th minute.
Ripplinger and the Huskies return home to host the Thompson Rivers WolfPack and UBC Okanagan Heat this weekend.