Mohawk is getting set to open play in the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association National Men’s Volleyball Championship at Fanshawe College in London tonight (Thursday March 9). They’ll meet the Vancouver Island University (VIU) Mariners.
The Mountaineers swept Durham to claim the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association Championship. Led by OCAA Player of the Year and All-Canadian Trevor McLaughlin, the Mountaineers went 16-2 in the regular season to finish second in the West Division, behind Fanshawe.
VIU, a wildcard entry, cruised to a 21-3 regular season record and a first-place finish in the PACWEST. But the Mariners, led by PACWEST Player of the Year Braydon Brouwer, were upset in the conference championship by Island rivals Camosun, of Victoria, in four sets.
Mohawk is seeded 3rd in he CCAA Championship, while VIU is number 6.
The match is scheduled to start at 6:00 pm and will be streamed at:
Source: Al Craig