It’s going to be a first-of-its-kind event for Hamilton-Wentworth girls’ high school volleyball on Wednesday (March 26).
That’s when the Catholic and the Public boards are scheduled to play each other in an all-star girls’ volleyball match. Game time, at Westmount Secondary School, is 7 p.m. Admission is free.
Earlier this season, the inaugural Hamilton-Wentworth high school boys’ all-star volleyball game between the two boards was held at Cardinal Newman Catholic Secondary School. On that occasion, Public prevailed, 3-2. The scores were 25-19, 20-25, 18-25, 25-14, 15-10.
The Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic Athletic Association girls’ squad will be coached by Newman’s Henry Stachurski and Chiara Salvatore, of St. Mary. The Catholic league player selections are: Amanda Adoranti, middle, Cardinal Newman; Alessandra Assaf, libero, Academie Catholique Mere-Teresa; Savanah Brown, middle, St. Jean de Brebeuf; Jadine Buddingh, left side, Academie Catholique Mere-Teresa; Vicky Golebiowski, left side, Bishop Ryan; Nikessa Joseph, left side, Cathedral; Lydia Josipovic, setter, Bishop Ryan; Kate Kalenchuk, right side, St. Thomas More; Brooke Lahaie, right side, St. Mary; Kiana Mammolite, libero, Cardinal Newman; Jenna Mazza-Anthony, right side, Bishop Ryan; Adele Olejarz, middle, St. Mary; Charlotte Rose, setter, St. Mary; Rachel Todd, left side, Cardinal Newman; Sofiya Yamnyuk, middle, Bishop Tonnos.
The Hamilton Wentworth Interscholastic Athletic Council entry will be coached by Waterdown District’s Michelle Visca, Justin Kitney and Cindy Myers. Their lineup is: Brittany Vanderlaan, setter, Saltfleet; Jordan Koslowski, left/middle, Sherwood; Madison Ertsinian, libero, Sherwood; Brittany Robson, middle, Sir Winston Churchill; Jessica Monkhouse, setter, G. P. Vanier; Abby Jenkins, left side, G. P. Vanier; Jasmina Kucic, left side, Highland; Jenn Todd, middle, Orchard Park; Lexie Rivard, right side, Westdale; Ina Onat, left/middle, Westmount; Lindsay Wilcox, libero, Waterdown; Natasha Lewis, middle, Westdale.