Cameron Cira at the national cross-country championships.Cameron Cira finished 12th to earn all-Canadian honours at the national cross-country championships.

Basketball and volleyball on Lancer Centre weekend schedule

Lancer basketball will host competitors from Ontario’s north this weekend at the Toldo Lancer Centre.

The Nipissing Lakers are up first, Friday, Nov. 18. The Laurentian Voyageurs will play Saturday, Nov. 19. Both days will see the women play at 6 p.m. and the men at 8 p.m. Windsor’s men boast an unblemished 4-0 record thus far, while the women’s squad is 2-2 in the season’s early going.

Women’s hockey will meet the Western Mustangs in a home-and-away series, facing off at the Capri Pizzeria Recreation Complex at 7:30 p.m. Friday, then heading up the 401 for the rematch Saturday.

Men’s hockey will be in Toronto for games against the York Lions on Friday and Saturday. Its 9-1-0 record has Windsor ranked fifth in the country by U Sports.

Volleyball will host Toronto Metropolitan University in a double-header Sunday in the Toldo Lancer Centre. The women play at 2 p.m. and the men at 4 p.m.

Cross country runner Cameron Cira earned all-Canadian honours at the national championship meet, finishing 12th overall in a time of 25:06. Read the full story at