MVC 14U find bronze at Hawkins Cup in Welland

The Mountain Volleyball Club 14-under team claimed the Bronze medal at the 14U Girls Hawkins Cup Trillium C in Welland.

Photo: Nancy Castura/Mountain Volleyball Club

Finishing first in their pool, MVC defeated Oakville Thunder White, 2-1, in sets and the Niagara Rapids Blue, 2-0. In the quarter-finals, MVC defeated Oakville Thunder Black, 2-1, and lost, 2-1, to Smash in the semi-finals.

MVC won the Bronze medal match over Burlington Blaze, 2-1.

The team is coached by Larissa Puhach and Brittany Jackson of Burlington. Players include Meghan Burns, Meredith Elstone, and Clare McGall of Hamilton, Nicole Dragus of Stoney Creek, Catherine Gracey of Dundas, Grace Laurat of Ancaster, Ainsleigh Williams of Mount Hope, Rachel Dickenson of Carlisle, and Kate Keeting, Emily Arthur, Marija Cvetkova, and Ashleigh Reigel all of Milton.