MAC volleyballers spike gold at Ontario Summer Games

Members of the Mountain Athletic Clubs volleyball program are enjoying a competitive summer.

Two players, MAC 18-under’s team member Amanda Weldon of Waterdown and 17U Mikaila Nederveen of Dundas, were selected to attend the Ontario Volleyball Association’s High Performance Centre for the provincial Team.

Hamilton’s Jonathan Adomait from the MAC 17U boys’ team was selected as a training player with the provincial team.

Selected for the Regional Team Program for the OVA Ontario Summer Games – held last weekend – were gold medallist Jessica Pelc of Mount Hope and the MAC 17U girls’ team, and gold medalllists Christian Filice of Ancaster and Blase Wasser of Burlington.

Other MAC athletes who competed in the Games were Jordan Dewaele from Hamilton of the MAC 17U boys’ team and Philip Marynowicz of Hamilton Mountain from the MAC 16U boys’ team whose Regional team placed fifth.

Denis Levesque of Kilbride, coach of the MAC 17U girls, coached the region 3A girls to the gold medal at the Games.