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MVC Maroon Girls get caught by Rapids


The Mountain Volleyball Club 14U Maroon team won the Bronze medal at the 14U Girls Bugarski Cup – Trillium D in Welland.

It was a Bronze medal finish for the Mountain Volleyball Club’s 14-Under Maroon girls in Ontario Volleyball Association action. (Photo: MVC)

It was a Bronze medal finish for the Mountain Volleyball Club’s 14-Under Maroon girls in Ontario Volleyball Association action. (Photo: MVC)

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.

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