Mohawk’s men’s and women’s volleyball teams took it on the chin in North Bay against strong teams from Nipissing. The Lakers won the women’s match, 3-0, to improve their record to 11-3, while the Mountaineers fell to 3-13 in Ontario Colleges Athletic Association play on Saturday.
In the men’s match, Mohawk saw a seven-match win string snapped by the 13-1 Lakers. The Mountaineers are now 12-4. Mohawk had extended its win streak on Friday when the Mountaineers edged the Canadore Panthers 3-2 to capture their seventh straight victory. With the loss, Mohawk slipped to third place while Nipissing moved into second.
On Friday, the Mohawk women dropped a 3-2 decision to Canadore in a battle of tail-enders. For Canadore, it was only their second win in 14 tries this season.