Mountaineer volleyballs reach Limoilou semi-finals


The Mohawk men’s and women’s teams have both advanced to the semi finals of the Limoilou Volleyball Tournament in Quebec City.

The men’s team downed Montmorency Nomades of Quebec 25-21, 25-20, 17-25 and 25-18 Saturday (Jan. 9). They then knocked off OCAA rival Seneca Sting 25-21, 25-23, 25-21. The Mountaineers will take on St. Jerome Cheminots in their semi at 12:00 on Sunday.

The women also scored two wins Saturday. In their early match, they downed Edouard-Montpetit Lynx of Longueuil Quebec 25-15, 18-25, 25-20, 25-15. They then defeated Trois Rivieres Diablos 25-12, 26-28, 25-14, 25-8 to reach Sunday’s 10:15 semi finals.