November 27th, 2011
A match up that should have produced a battle resulted in a lopsided victory for the Mariners men's Volleyball team.
The top two teams in the league, VIU went on to a 25-13, 25-17, 25-17 win on Friday night and a 25-23, 25-21, 17-25 and a 25-17 win.
With a 11-1 record the M's will now focus on the upcoming final exams and a trip to San Diego over the Xmas Holidays.
A few new volleyball photos have been added to the VIU Mariner FLICKR site
VIU Men's Volleyball player of the week ...BRET WENINGER
The Mariner's finished the first semester on a positive note under the hands of their 5th year setter Brett Weninger with 2 victories over the CBC Bearcats. Brett ran an excellent offense all weekend against the Bearcats of CBC. He made the lives of the Bearcats blockers and defense difficult to handle the Mariners attack. Brett also had an excellent defensive and serving weekend as well. As the Mariners team captain, Brett has started to earn the respect of other players in the league with his consistently improving offensive tactics. His upbeat and positive attitude has kept the team solid on and off the court. With Brett's outstandng weekend and the rest of his Mariners having another strong weekend with 2 more wins, their first semester record finished at 11-1 and are holding down top spot in the PACWEST and the CCAA.