Parliament takes note of Lancer women’s basketball championship

The Lancer women’s basketball team won national congratulations Wednesday for its second straight Canadian Interuniversity Sport championship when Windsor West MP Brian Masse gave a shout-out to the squad in the House of Commons.

Masse, wearing a Lancer shirt under his suit, rose during members’ statements to praise the players’ “strong work ethic, determination, consistency and poise.”

Watch a video of the statement as he delivered it on the floor of Parliament: