Volleyball Mountaineers open tourney on positive note

Mohawk men’s and women’s teams were 2-and-1 after the opening day of the Humber Invitational Volleyball Tournament in Etobicoke on Friday (Nov. 13)

The women lost their first match to Durham, 24-26, 25-15, 15-17. But the Mountaineers bounced back to take the next two matches. They downed Seneca 25-12, 25-11 and Loyalist 25-16, 25-15.

Saturday Mohawk plays Cambrian and Algonquin. The top four teams advance to the playoffs.

The Mohawk men defeated Durham 25-23, 27-25 and also downed Trent, 25-20, 25-22. However, in their final match of the day the Mountaineers bowed 20-25, 22-25 to Loyalist.

Saturday the Mohawk men face Cambrian and Algonquin with the top four teams moving to the playoffs.