posted on Nov. 7: Marauders vie for Ontario football championship title


For a second straight year the Marauder football team will host the
Ontario University Athletics (OUA) championship game.

The Marauders will take on the defending Vanier Cup champion
Ottawa Gee Gees in the Yates Cup on Saturday, Nov. 10
at 1 p.m. at Les Prince Field.

The undefeated and first place Marauders placed six players on this year's OUA All-Star First Team and an additional four on the Second Team. The First Team offense features four McMaster players: quarterback Ben Chapdelaine, running back Kyle Pyear, wide receiver Chris Rankin and offensive guard Ryan Donnelly. Linebacker Ray Mariuz was named as a First Team linebacker on defence and the rush cover member of the special teams unit.

The second team selections for the Marauders were Fabio Filice (offensive tackle), Andrew Caprara (defensive end), Colin Shanahan (defensive tackle), Kwame Aidoo (cornerback) and Greg
Restivo (defensive halfback).

Ticket prices for Saturday's championship game are:

  • Adult – $10
  • Student – $8
  • Senior – $8
  • McMaster Student – $5
  • Children – $5

Tickets are available at the following locations at no service

  • McMaster Students Union Information Centre (Hamilton Hall, Room 203)
  • Copps Coliseum Box Office
  • Hamilton Place Box Office

Tickets are also available through Ticketmaster at 905-527-7666, and all Ticketmaster outlets. Normal service charges apply.

For more information, contact the athletics & recreation department at or
at ext. 24463.