The Mountain Volleyball Club 15U Black team played up an age group and captured the Division 2 Tier 1 Gold medal at the Ontario Volleyball Association 16U Provincial Championships in Waterloo.
MVC 15U Black went undefeated in the pre-pool, defeating the Lakers 16U, 26-24, 25-17, Brant 16U, 22-25, 25-19,15-8, and Markham Thunder 16U, 26-24, 23-25,15-12.
In the power pools, MVC 15U Black went around the Galaxy Rockets 15U, 20-25, 25-23, 21-19, lost to the Waterdown Raiders 16U, 24-26, 22-25, and stung the Scorpions Synergy 15U, 25-15, 20-25, 15-12.
In the playoff round, MVC 15U Black piled through the Rockland Servivors 16U, 25-15, 25-14, and toppled the Scarborough Titans Dynasty 16U, 25-21, 25-9, in the quarter-finals.
In the semi-finals, MVC 15U Black kept up the heat defeating the Orillia Suns 16U Nova, 26-24, 15-25, 15-5, and iced the Phoenix Heat 16U, 25-23, 25-19, to win the Gold medal.
The MVC 15U Black team coaches are Peter Stratford of Burlington and Christine and Carrie Kalata of Oakville. Players include Sophie Hollingshead, Madison Curtis, and Ella Carter, Hamilton; Meira Morphet, Ancaster; Ella Peterson and Christina Stratford, Burlington; Samantha Honaizer and Alexie Chevrier, Binbrook; Amy Simunic, Hannon; and Emily Keeting, Milton.