Mount Royal to join CIS Canada West

May 5, 2011

Mount Royal University announced Wednesday that its Cougars athletic program will join the ranks of the Canada West Universities Athletic Association, the most decorated of the 4 conferences in Canadian Interuniversity Sport. The Cougars will begin a 3-year probationary term this September and will start competing in Canada West in fall 2012. With its inclusion, Mount Royal is set to become the fifteenth member of Canada West. The institution will compete in the conference in men's and women's basketball, hockey, soccer, and volleyball. Mount Royal News | Calgary Herald