The Mountain Volleyball Club 14U Maroon team won the Bronze medal at the 14U Girls Bugarski Cup – Trillium D in Welland.
In recent round robin play, MVC 14U Maroon took the spark out of Burlington Blaze, 26-24, 25-7, and pushed through the Niagara Rapids Red, 13-25, 25-21,15-10.
The Maroon fought it out with their sister team, MVC 13U Black, winning the quarter-finals, 26-28, 25-14, 15-11, but were stopped by the Niagara Rapids Blue, 25-17, 19-25,11-15, in the semi-finals.
MVC 14U Maroon held up and carried through, defeating Defensa, 25-16, 21-25, 15-9, to win the Bronze medal.
The 14U Maroon coaches are John DeFrancesco of Milton and Kirsten Peden of Burlington. Players include Laura Bishop and Nicole Cotton, Waterdown; Kinsley Bozzo, Madison Curtis, SheNeal Giddings, Emilie Kashur, Madeleine Madronich, Rachel Vanderwal, and Jillian O’Connell, Hamilton; Amy Simunic, Glanbrook; and Sarah Treffry, Ancaster.