For the second straight year, the University of Saskatchewan Huskies defeated the University of Regina Cougars 64-53 at the PAC in Saskatoon to claim the Canada West conference title.
Second year guard Sabine Dukate scored a game high 25 points and played all forty minutes in the win, while rookie Summer Masikewich added 14 points and eight rebounds to defeat the visitors 64-53.
Canada West all-star rookie Kyanna Giles led the Cougars with 14 points in the loss, while Sara Hubenig added 11 points and eight rebounds.
Both teams already qualified for the U Sports national championship being held in Victoria next week by making it to the final.
This is Saskatchewan’s fifth conference title.