Hamilton volleyball club players off to Winter Games

muskoka_2014Six members of Hamilton’s Mountain Volleyball Club have been selected to the women’s Region 3 Southwestern Ontario – East Team for the 2014 Ontario Winter Games in Midland, Feb. 27– March 2.

The MVC athletes named to the Region 3 East team are: Megan Grosso, Carlisle; Morgan Randall, Burlington; Marija Cvetkova, Olivia Stibbe, and Kate Keeting, all of Milton; and Melena Weiler, Simcoe.

Ben Goerzen of St. Catharines and who coaches the MVC Under-18 team is the assistant coach of the Region 3 West team.

The Ontario Winter Games is the province’s largest multi-sport winter event which will showcase 23 sports during competitions throughout host Muskoka communities including Bracebridge, Georgian Bay, Gravenhurst, Huntsville, Lake of Bays, Muskoka Lakes, Orillia, and Midland.

In total 3,500 participants, including athletes , coaches and officials are expected to participate.