CBU to HOST AUS MENS Soccer Championships

CBU to HOST AUS MENS Soccer Championships

Sydney, NS - Cape Breton University will host the 2017 AUS Men's Soccer Championships. The Championships will take place November 2nd - 5th and all games will be at the CBU Field. The Championships will bring together the Top 6 programs in the AUS and feature 3 days of games. CBU earned the right to host the AUS Championships because they won the 2016 championship and went on to represent the AUS at the U Sports Nationals, finishing in 4th place. 

Currently, the CAPERS are in first place in the AUS standings and have secured a first-round bye to the semi-finals. The CAPERS are ranked #3 in National Rankings and have several players who will be up for some AUS awards. The complete schedule is below.


Thursday, Nov. 2

Quarterfinal #1: Memorial (6th) vs. UNB (3rd), 4 p.m.

Quarterfinal #2: UPEI (5th) vs. Acadia (4th), 7 p.m.


Friday, Nov. 3

Semifinal #1: Lowest Remaining Seed vs. Cape Breton (1st), 4 p.m.

Semifinal #2: Highest Remaining Seed vs. StFX (2nd), 7 p.m.


Sunday, Nov. 5

Championship Game: Semifinal #1 Winner vs. Semifinal #2 Winner, 2 p.m.

*Note: All games of the championship will be available via webcast, live at www.AUStv.ca.

Final AUS men's soccer standings: 






Daily Passes:

Adult $6

Senior $4

Children/CBU Students Free


This Event is being Sponsored by: 


Labatts, Pepsi, Giant 101.9
Hampton Inn, Colbournes, CBU Alumni, Enterprise, Nova Scotia Spirits Co, Old Dutch & Rudderhams Source for Sports