MAC 17U volleyball boys finish strong at Nittany

The Mountain Athletic Club volleyball 17-under boys finished ninth in a field of the 40 teams at the recent Nittany Lion Penn State Tournament.

MAC 17U finished second in their pool losing to Vanguard of Virginia, and defeating Yorktowne Black of Pennsylvania, the Panther VBC of Pennsylvania and the Lakeside Beachbums of New York. In the Power pool with a birth in the gold medal bracket, MAC 17U finished first beating the Connecticut Jr’s and MVP of Maryland. Advancing to the gold medal bracket they were defeated by Club Lehigh of Maryland in the round of 16 to finish ninth.

The 17U team is coached by Aaron McGregor of Burlington and Brendan Cleland of Hamilton.

Team members include: Bartlomiej Jedrzejewski, Hamilton; Michael De Jesus, Hamilton; Kris Dean, Hamilton; Fiodar Kazhamiaka, Waterloo; Jonathan Adomait, Hamilton; Jesse Walczak, Hamilton; Jeremy Bochenek, Hamilton; Brennan Wilson, Hamilton; Max Vandewall-Fortier, Burlington; Jake Leslie, Hamilton; Jordan Dewaele, Hamilton; Gabriel Dzelme, Burlington.