Sophie de Goede (Victoria, B.C.), a 1st year student-athlete from the Queen's Gaels, has been named Investors Group Ontario University Athletics (OUA) Female Athlete of the Week, powered by 2XU, for the period ending October 10th, 2017.
de Goede earns the honours for the second time this season, as the rookie back row was an offensive force in the Gael’s 109-0 OUA quarterfinal victory over Trent on Friday night. de Goede scored four tries - tying the amount she scored during the OUA regular season – and three conversions for a total of 26 points.
Going into the OUA semifinals, the basketball dual-sport athlete stands second in the conference for scoring, with 60 points under her belt.