OTTAWA – The Humber men's rugby team beat Algonquin (5-1, 2nd East) in OCAA quarter-final action Sunday afternoon, 20-10.
On a wet day in the nation's capital, the Hawks made their first postseason appearance since 2014. Two-sport athlete Zack Shurtleff led the way for Humber, finishing the day with 15 points (one try, two penalty kicks, and two converts). Curtis Sandiford added a try of his own as the Humber's defence held the Thunder to a season-low ten points.
- The Hawks improve to 2-0 all-time against Algonquin the postseason.
- Humber is now 9-0 in postseason play under the guidance of head coach Fabian Rayne.
Humber rugby will now face the Georgian Grizzlies (6-0, 1st West) in the semifinal on Nov. 3. Game time is set for 1 p.m.