Mohawk College men’s and women’s teams came away from the Mohawk Invitational Volleyball Tournament as champions. The Ontario Colleges Athletic Association Mountaineers, in each case, swept Fanshawe 2-0 for their respective championship on the weekend (Sept. 29-30).
The women defeated the rival OCAA Falcons 25-22 and 25-19 in the final. They went through the round robin Saturday with the best record of 5-1 and on Sunday downed Seneca 2-0 (25-7, 28-26) in the semi finals. Mohawk’s Sarah Borycki was selected MVP on the women’s side and teammates Janette Jakubiec and Leah Waxman were named All-Stars.
The men downed the Falcons 25-22, 25-17. After leading the way in the round robin at 5-1, the Mountaineers advanced to the championship game sweeping Cambrian 25-15 and 25-16 in the semis. Adam Scheidel of Mohawk was the men’s MVP. Mountaineers named to the All-Star squad were Steve Pawelczyk and Jasmin Cull.