Mohawk reinforces No. 1 billing to open OCAA volleyball championship

The Mohawk men’s volleyball team is off to a winning start at the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association Volleyball Championships at Fanshawe College in London.

The Mountaineers, seeded No. 1 in the event, swept eighth seeded Cambrian Golden Shield of Sudbury Thursday afternoon (Feb. 21), 25-19, 25-23, 25-13.

Player of the game Jasmin Cull led Mohawk with 13 kills, one stuff block and four service aces for 18 points. Steve Pawelczyk had 11 kills and two blocks for 13 points.

The Mountaineers next action will be today (Friday, Feb. 22) at 6 p.m. The Mountaineers will play the host Fanshawe Falcons, who beat Seneca 3-0.