The Scorpions 15u Green team travelled to Lansing Michigan for the 2-day Presidents Day Tournament. There were 55 teams in U15 Club Division. They came away with a SILVER medal in the Gold Division.
Saturday Pool Play W 2-0 (25-13, 25-23) Inside Out Nationals II - Michigan, W 2-1 (25-23, 12-25, 15-11) Far Out White - Grand Rapids Michigan, W 2-1 (14-25 , 25-18, 15-6) Mi Elite - Michigan
Sunday Challenger, W 2-0 (25-13, 25-18) NorthShore 15 Gold - Northern Michigan, Round 16 -W 2-0 (25-17, 25-13) Mi Elite 15 Copper - Michigan
Quarter Final -W 2-0 (25-21, 25-11) Dunes 15 White - Rolling Plains Indiana, Semi-Finals, W 2-1 (26-24, 16-25, 15-7) Municiana 15 Bulldogs - Indiana. Finals - L 0-2 (10-25, 14-25) Dunes 15 Teal - Rolling Plains Indiana
Team members are: Delaney Aitken,Hannah Chambers,LillianCorkill,Rachel Dufton,Chantal Lapierre, Payton Mackey, Claire Mellow, RachelMorell, Ivory Noble, Rachael O'Dell, GemmaPiraino and Kendra Bryce, Head Coach is John Forman, Assistant Coach Brianna Downey.
At Conestoga College the 12U Scorpions won a Bronze Medal.
In pool play they beat Milton Edge 2 straight. They lost to Niagara Rapids in 3 putting them number 2 in their pool. In the cross over game they played Defensa White and beat them in 2 straight .
Onto the semis they played Strive and lost a tough fought 3 set match. During the bronze game they faced Niagara Rapids again beating them in 2.
The team is Lilly, Roslyn, Mia, Paige, Lola, Kaylie, Courtney, Claudia, Simone, Sienna and Hafsa. Coached by Megan, Kate and Sami.
The Scorpions 18U Girls Volleyball Team travelled to Windsor to win a GOLD medal in an Ontario Volleyball Association tournament.
The Scorpions 18U cruised to straight set victories against Brant 25-19,25-19, Sarnia 25-16,25-19 and Simcoe 25-9,25-22.
In the quarter finals they swept the Waterloo Tigers Red 25-11, 25-11.
In the semi finals the Scorpions team delivered one of two gutsy performances for the day. After losing the first set to the local
South County team 10-25 they came back to win the next two sets 28-26 and 15-7. In the finals the 18U girls again showed their grit by defeating London Forest city in three sets 25-27,25-21 and 15-10.
Team members are: Jessica Ball, Olivia Koop, Natalie Walsh, Rachel Maier, Emma Schirm, Melissa Laslavic, Megan Martin,
Denisa Ratiu, Emily Aitken and Emma Wooley. Head Coach is Andreas Shirm, Assistant Coach is Paige Stewart.
The Scorpions 15U Green team won a Gold medal in dominating fashion without losing a set all day. In pool play they beat Georgetown U14 Red (25-13, 25-9) and Brant Blue (25-12, 25-5). In quarter finals they beat Guelph U14 Red (25-19, 25-16).
In the semi finals they beat another Guelph team, their U15 Red (25 -14, 25-7). In the finals they won Gold beating the Kitchener Predators United in straight sets (25 - 16 , 25- 19).
Team members are: Delaney Aitken,Hannah Chambers,LillianCorkill,Rachel Dufton,Chantal Lapierre, Payton Mackey, Claire Mellow, RachelMorell, Ivory Noble, Rachael O'Dell, GemmaPiraino and Kendra Bryce, Head Coach is John Forman, Assistant Coach Brianna Downey
The 14U VX Scorpions were in Kitchener and came home with a Silver Medal in a 15U tournament. In round robin defeated LVC Fire 22-25, 18-25 and lost to Gryphons 15U 25-20,25-22
In the quarter finals the beat Simcoe Extreme 12-25,25-22,7-15 in 3 sets. In the semi finals they defeated the Milton Edge 25-20,26-24. They came up short losing to the Gryphons 24-26, 16-25.
Emma Murray-Brezynskie, Alanna Raymond,Laura Fitero, Elyse Hutchinson,Maxine Kirkwood, Jennifer Clarke, Emma Butler, Klare Purfurst, Lauren Matheson and Lauren Schubert.Head Coach is Tracy Forshaw.
Comgratulations to our Scorpions teams lately for their strong performance. Our Scorpions 16U Synergy are 5th in Ontario! Our 17U Scorpions recently won bronze and our 13U Scorpions won silver.
Imagine four Scorpion Competitive teams playing each other. Well it happened. Heritage College Cambridge was the setting for the Night of the Scorpions which featured the 14U boys, 14U VX, 15U Venom, and 14U Gold Team in action.
Here is a link to a photo album from that night. LINK
The 14U Scorpions VX girls team won a Bronze medal in the Championship Divison at a tournament in Milton.
They had a tough pool play losing to Georgetown Impact 23-25,14-25 and MVC Maroon 13-25,25-14,10-15. In pre-quarter match the Scorpions came to life defeating Peel Selects 25-14 and 25-18. In the quarter finals they beat Brant VC 25-22,24-26,13-15. In the semi finals they lost to Georgetown again 25-14 and 25-21.
In the Bronze medal match the Scorpions VX played hard to beat the Niagara Rapids Summit team 25-19, 25-21.
Team members are: Emma Murray-Brezynskie, Alanna Raymond, Laura Fitero, Elyse Hutchinson,Maxine Kirkwood, Jennifer Clarke, Emma Butler, Klare Purfurst and Lauren Matheson. Head Coach is Tracy Forshaw. Assistant Coach is Fiodar Kazhamiaka.
The 14U Scorpions Gold girls team won a Bronze medal in the Trillium division in a tournament held in Kitchener.
In pool play the Scorpions came our strong defeating London Forest City - 25-21,17-25,16-14 and Kitchener Predators 25-19, 25-11. In the quarter finals they beat London LVC in straight sets 25-19, 25-13. In the semi finals they lost a close game to London Sharks 22-25, 21-25.
The Scorpions wanted to go home with a medal and they came up big in the Bronze medal game defeating Woodstock 25-20, 25-8.
The 14U Gold team is: Rebecca Goodwin, Ryan Koeslag, Emily Koiter, Lauren Schubert, Emily Steinman, Maggie Stone, Montana lilly,Matticyn Rawn-Kane, Emma Shields, Alisha Benjamin, Leanne Cherry, and Maggie Hicknell. Head is Lee Boyadjian and assistant coach
is Mel Leendertse.
The Scorpions Youth Volleyball Club is proud to announce that six of their former players are currently playing post secondary volleyball in Ontario.
WireService.ca Press Release (12/18/2017) Cambridge, ON… Scorpions Volleyball is pleased to provide the details of six of their former players who are now playing in college and university.
The Scorpions club is the largest indoor and beach volleyball club in the Waterloo Region and surrounding area. They have fifteen competitive teams and approximately three hundred players in their upcoming winter league.
Paul Langan, Founder of Scorpions Volleyball states, “These women continue to be fantastic role models both on and off the court. Some of the girls started with the club eight years ago. I am sure they will have bright futures when they complete their education.``
Here is a list of players, cities they are from, and the schools they play for:
Tori Kozak from Guelph is another former Scorpion who would have been playing for the varsity team at Conestoga College this year but suffered a season ending injury.
For more information on the Scorpions Volleyball Club go to: http://scorpionsvolleyball.ca or email scorpionsvolleyball(at)yahoo.ca
For a large photo of the group click HERE.
The Scorpions Volleyball Club won three medals in one day at recent Ontario Volleyball Association (OVA)Tournaments.
The 14U Scorpions Boys Stingers team won GOLD at an OVA tournament in Kitchener Ontario moving them up to the Premier Division.
In pool play they beat Forest City Blue 25-16,25-27,15-9 and Windsor Sky Volley 25-15, 25-19.In the quarter finals they beat the Guelph Jr. Gryphons 22-25,25-13,15-9.
In the semi finals they defeated the Kitchener Predators 25-22,25-22. In the Gold Medal finals they beat the Chatham Ballhawks in a barnburner 3 set match 24-26,25-22, 17-15.
The 14U Boys are Logan Schofield,Wyatt Kraft, Konrad Siedlec, Izaak Zabjek, Dillon Tims, Liam Schmidt, Oscar Kim, Kalan Kok, Preston Priboj and William Ford. Head Coach Andrew Kim. Assistant Coaches Soren Seifi and Olivia Schofield.
In the OVA tournament at Conestoga College in Kitchener the 13U Scorpions Girls team won GOLD. In pool play beat Oakvile -25-20, 25-19, lost to Milton 22-25,25-23,14-16. In quarter finals beat Brant - 25-12, 25-13.
In semi-finals beat Oakville again 25-20 25-21. In the Gold medal match they defeated Waterloo Tigers 25-20,25-20. With the win the girls move up to the Championship Division.
The team is Calinda Kok, Sierra Philippi, Avery Astorino, Stella Miller, Lauren Vanmanen, Crimson Biafore, Maya MacMillan, Charlotte Spencer, Viktoria Josifova, Naiomi Tasker. Head Coach Ruby Ann McMillan. Assistant Coach Kayla Gaudette.
In the OVA tournament in Windsor the 15U Scorpions Venom Girls team won a BRONZE medal in the Championship Division. In pool play vs Waterdown Raiders they lost 15-25 and 14-25. They also lost to the South County Bandits Teal 12-25, 15-25. In the quarter finals they defeated Scorpions Green 25-23 and 25-22.
In the semi finals they lost to the Chatham Ballhawks Blue 14-25, 25-18,14-16. They beat Forest City Blue to win the BRONZE medal. 25-19, 23-25, 15-12.
The team is Ella Woolcott, Sam Ritchie, Paige Owen, Dilyn Harvey, Miska Cerny, Amanda Larsen, Jessica Dirkse, Emma Sexton and Emma Rutherford. Head Coach is Andrew Aitken. Assistant Coach Tori Kozak.
16U Scorpions Fuzion travelled to Oakville to compete in the OVA Provincial cup. They went into the tournament seeded 1st in the Select division.
Scorpions had a slow start to their morning dropping their first 2 matches to finish 3rd in their pool. With losses to Oakville Thunder (17-25, 25-23, 12-15) and LVC Fire Black (11-25, 22-25).
The Quarter finals began against the top seed in pool B. They faced an FCVC team that had not dropped a set all day. Scorpions were able to find the magic that had eluded them in the morning. Winning in straight sets (25-15, 27-25). After that they were on a roll defeating LVC Fire Black in a semi final rematch winning (25-22, 25-23).
In the Gold Medal match Scorpions faced E381 who they had lost to in a tough 3 set match during preseason. Fuzion continued their winning ways defeating their opponent (25-18, 25-15) to capture their second Gold of the season.
Scorpions Fuzion improve their ranking from 10th to 7th in the Province and advance to the Premier division
The team members are: Olivia Benzin, Lauren Letoile, Nahya Dalle Vedove, Leah Kruis, Logan Visscher, Marcela Bojanowicz, Skylar Litchfield, Victoria Cripps, Abbey Hamilton, Jaziah Colquhoun. Head Coach Tracy Liburd and Assistant Coach Mikhail Kazhamiaka.
The Scorpions 15U Green team travelled to Kitchener to play in an Ontario Volleyball Association 16U tournament. The Scorpions won a Silver medal.
In pool play they beat Guelph Jr. Gryphons 16U Red 25-23 25-18. In the quarters we crossed over to play Guelph Jr. Gryphons 16U Black and 25-23 25-14. In the semis they played the Scorpions U16 Reign they won 25 -15 25-17. They lost in the finals and claimed the Silver medal.
Team members are: Delaney Aitken, Hannah Chambers,Lillian Corkill, Rachel Dufton, Chantal Lapierre,Payton Mackey,Claire Mellow,Rachel Morell, Ivory Noble,Rachael O'Dell,Gemma Piraino,Kendra Bryce. Head Coach John Forman, Assistant Coach Brianna Downey