The Mountain Volleyball Club 17U team climbed higher and into the Premier Division by winning the Gold medal at the OVA 17U Challenge Cup – Championship A in London.
MVC 17U placed first in their pool, defeating Sky Volley 25-8, 25-13 and Smash White 16U 25-13, 25-15.
In the quarter finals, MVC 17U tamed the Waterloo Tigers 25-10, 25-21 and pushed through Forest City Green 25-16, 25-20 in the semi finals.
In the Gold Medal match MVC 17U stayed ahead of Predators Purple winning in three sets 23-25, 25-14, 15-4.
The MVC 17U team is coached by Larissa Puhach-Byckalo and Dan Byckalo of Burlington, Doug McKerlie and Alicia Jack of Hamilton.
MVC 17U players include Sophie Hollingshead, Rachel Vanderwal and Ella Carter of Hamilton, Christina Stratford, Meghan Shannon, Megan Duffy, Maddie Bowles, Adyson Wilson-Hands, and Lauren Hebert of Burlington, Laura Bishop of Lynden, Amy Simunic and Alexie Chevrier of Hannon.
Source: Mountain Volleyball Club