This week's Male Athlete of the Week is Marko Miketic (Thornhill, Ont.) of the men's soccer team. The fourth-year midfielder scored twice and added two assists as the Rams opened the 2017 OUA season with a pair of victories. On Saturday, Ryerson blanked Laurentian 3-0 before shutting out Nipissing 4-0 on Sunday.

Alessia Carvalho (Newmarket, Ont.) is this week's Female Athlete of the Week. The third-year midfielder scored the game winning goal in Ryerson's 1-0 season opening victory over Laurentian on Saturday. The win over Laurentian marks the first time in team history the Rams have won their season opener.