MAC 18U girls arrive 10th, leave sixth


Ranked 10th heading into the 18-Under Provincial Championships in Waterloo on the weekend, the Mountain Athletic Club Volleyball 18U girls finished sixth overall in Tier 1.

In the round robin, MAC finished third and in the re-pools defeated the North Bay Wildcats, 25-17, 25-14; the Sudbury Northern Chill, 25-23, 25-22, and the Brampton Selects 25-14, 25-23 to finish first in their power pool.

In the top 10 pre-quarter final, MAC defeated London Forest City Green, 23-25, 30-28, 15-13, but lost to the Scarborough Titans, 25-7, 25- 19 in the quarter finals and the Aurora Storm, 20-25, 25-16, 8-15, to finish sixth overall.

The 18U girls team is coached by Denis Levesque of Hamilton, Jenn Eccles of Burlington, and Mike Fuchs of Glanbrook. Players include: Kathryn Toner, Carlisle; Mikaila Nederveen, Dundas; Michelle Kolich, Hamilton; Serena Smith, Caledonia; Nicole Helmer, Renee Helmer, and Mira Krunic, Oakville; Melissa Cappelletti and Corinne McGrath, Cambridge; Olja Vazic and Milena Gligorovc, Kitchener; and Vaska Hamanov, Mississauga.