Valley players honoured by Rugby Nova Scotia

Published on April 26, 2014
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Published on 17 August 2013

The 2013 Valley Bulldogs women's team after their tough loss to Halifax RFC in the Division 1 final Aug. 17 in HRM. Back, from left: Assistant coach Scott Asselstine, Shannon White, Brianna Graham, Maddie Fray, Jessica Jobe, captain Kyla Gillis, Maddie MacKenzie, Heather Boersma, Genevieve Bittorf, Emilie Chiasson, Janice Chipman, Ashley Brooker and coach Darren Brown. Front, from left: Janna Slevinsky, Kaitlyn Blatt-Janmaat, Natalie Silver, Kate Jeffrey, Alex Johnson, Amanda Jardine, Shana Vidito and Erin Beazley.

Photos by Jennifer Hoegg

Emilie Chiasson

Published on 16 October 2013

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Top Female Athlete

Published on 31 March 2014

Jean Marsh Female Athlete of the Year recipient Emilie Chiasson, right, with Acadia Vice-President (Recruitment and Student services) Susan Mesheau who made the presentation during the annual Fred G. Kelly Athletic awards evening March 26 in Wolfville.

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Emilie Chiasson

Published on 16 October 2013

<p>Acadia flyhalf Emilie Chiasson scores a try on her way to securing the conference scoring title Oct. 12 in the Axewomen’s game against UPEI. – Jason Malloy, TC Media&nbsp;</p>

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chiasson ball

Published on 23 October 2013

<p>Before the regular season finale on Oct. 18, Acadia’s women’s rugby coach Matt Durant presented Emilie Chiasson with the ball from the UPEI game where she scored her record-breaking points. – Eric Cederberg photo</p>

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Published on 17 August 2013

<span class="null">Janna Slevinsky, Shannon White, Genevieve Bittorf, and Kyla Gillis</span> play with Valley Bulldogs' women's team in the division final Aug. 17. - Megan Colwell

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Local rugby players will be honoured at Sport Nova Scotia’s annual awards dinner next month.

Rugby Nova Scotia chose the Valley Bulldogs’ women’s team as the rugby team of the year and Bulldog and Acadia University Axewomen standout Emilie Chiasson as the female rugby player of the year.

Read more about Chiasson here.

Read more about the Bulldogs' 2013 season  here.

The 2014 Ricoh Sport Awards will take place May 31 at the World Trade and Convention Centre.