Cambridge Times – The Ontario Volleyball Association recently ran their 17U McGregor Cup Tournaments throughout the province and the under-16 Scorpions played up an age group in the tournament’s Trillium Division, coming away with a bronze medal.
In pool play, the Scorpions beat the Brant Tornadoes U16 2-0 (25-17, 25-13), then lost to the South County Bandits 2-0 (20-25, 22-25).
The Scorpions rebounded to beat the Twin Bridges Thunder 2-0 (25-17, 25-16) and Stratford 2-1 (25-19, 14-25, 15-12) in the quarter-finals.
In the semifinals, the Scorpions lost to the Kent Chaos 2-0 (25-9, 25-23) to drop to the bronze medal game, where they beat Forest City 2-0 (25-16, 25-12).
In addition, the 17U Scorpions played in the Premier Division, the top level in Ontario, and finished fifth.
The Scorpions are Emily Zadori, Amy Cureton, Sydney Haefling, Tori Kozak, Emily Cowley, Claire Gagne, Alana Beirness, Sierra Wessel, Brittany Schmidt, Anika Roller, Brianna Downeye and Jadyn Pestill. Head coach is Vaughn McMillan.