With a year of growth under their belt, they hoped to best the Royals.
Being drawn in the same group as the three time defending champions is bad for any team’s health in a double elimination competition.
Unsurprisingly, awaiting them in the finals were the host and PACWEST rivals, the VIU Mariners. It was an exciting game.
Some familiar names were on the score sheet as Caet McCorkell and Vicki Schley had a fantastic game.
If things go right for the Royals, defeating the Huskies will earn the Royals a chance at CCAA gold.