Burnaby, B.C. - The SFU Women’s Clan are looking forward to another season in the NCAA Div II as the only team from Canada, beginning in the coming weeks. On November 9th the Lady Clan will take on the Lady Tritons of the University of California San Diego in San Marcos, CA, their first of three preseason exhibition games headed into the 2018-19 season.
The Lady Clan will be led once again by Bruce Langford, the most successful coach in SFU program history. Langford added a lively lead assistant in Maylinn Smith to go along with their promising freshmen class. On court, the Clan will be leaning on the senior leadership and inside presence of returning athlete, Samantha Beauchamp and Sophie Swant. Jessica Jones and Taylor Drynan will have added responsibilities this year and will be looked upon to lead from the backcourt.
Finishing sixth in the conference last season, SFU Clinched a berth in the GNAC Championships before falling to Seattle Pacific in the first round. The Clan are entering the season with high expectations to return to the GNAC Championships and making a run at a title. The SFU women will tip-off their regular season at home on November 27th against Western Washington University.
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