Valkyries cap off perfect season
BY DON RICE, THE STARPHOENIX JULY 18, 2011
The Valkyries, in their inaugural season in the Western Women's Canadian Football League, claimed their first title by winning the championship game in Lethbridge, Alta., Saturday.
The Valkyries opened with a rushing touchdown by Julie Paetsch on their first series, but the Storm quickly responded with a touchdown of their own to knot the game up 7-7.
The game remained deadlocked until the last five minutes of the half when the Valkyries caught fire again. Two more rushing touchdowns put the Valkyries were up 21-7 at the half. Read full story...