The Mountain Volleyball Club’s 17U team earned a silver medal at a recent Ontario Volleyball Association tournament, placing second at the 17U McGregor Cup Championship West in Hamilton.
Finishing first in the pool play, the 17U squad defeated the Brant Tornadoes, 27-25, 25-13, and the Georgetown Impact, 25-16, 25-22.
In the quarter finals, MVC stepped past the Waterdown Raiders, 22-25, 25-9, 15-5, and beat out the Oxford Crush 18-25, 26-24 15-6, to advance to the Gold medal match.
MVC 17U fought it out with Etobicoke 381 losing 25-18, 24-26, 15-5, and settled with the Silver medal.
The MVC 17U team is coached by Denis Levesque, Meghan Schilthuis and Mike Hall of Hamilton. Players include Kate Kalenchuk, Claire Ross, and Jordan Koslowski, all of Hamilton; Adele Olejarz, Charlotte Rose, and Nicole Gwiazdowicz, all of Dundas; Alessandra Assaf, of Ancaster; Jennifer Todd, of Stoney Creek; and Patricia Gombas, of Oakville.