Northern trek is break even for volleyball Mountaineers

Mohawk’s volleyball teams were both 1-1 in North Bay this past weekend in Ontario Colleges Athletic Association play.

The women swept Canadore 3-0 Saturday (Nov. 27). Then it was a battle for top spot Sunday and the Nipissing Lakers downed the visitors 25-21, 23-25, 29-27, 25-17. As a result Nipissing took over possession of first place in the West Region with a 9-1 mark. The Mountaineers are two points behind with an 8-2 record.

The men topped Canadore 3-1 Saturday before Nipissing beat them on Sunday, 25-23, 24-26, 26-24, 26-15.

The Mountaineers are now 4-4, while the Lakers are 5-4.