Chill freezes MAC 17U girls out of volleyball bronze

The Mountain Athletic Club volleyball 17-under girls finished fourth at the 18U MacGregor Cup Trillium A Tournament on Saturday (Jan. 17) at Notre Dame in Burlington.

In pool play, they defeated the Northern Chill 18U from Sudbury (25-22, 15-25) and the Etobicoke Wildcats 17U (24-6, 25-23). In the re-pool, they came back against the Brock Volleyball Club 18U from St. Catharines (10-23, 25-22, 15-10). In the playoffs, MAC 17U was defeated by the Peel Selects 18U (25-13, 19-25, 8-15).

The Northern Chill 18U made amends for their earlier loss with an 18-25, 23-25 win over MAC for the bronze medal.

The MAC 17U girls are coached by Denis Levesque of Kilbride and Jenn Eccles of Burlington.

Team athletes include: ChiChi Chuks-Mady, Hamilton; Renee and Nichole Helmer, Oakville; Michelle Kolich, Hamilton; Mira Krunic, Oakville; Milena Gligorovic, Kitchener; Corinne McGrath, Cambridge’ Mikaila Nederveen, Dundas; Jessica Peic, Mount Hope; Julia Quinn, Hamilton; Olja Vazic, Kitchener.