Volleyball Weekend

January 24th, 2016

Only a few weeks remain in the season and only one more home volleyball match after this weekend  .... making all these matches important for seeding at provincials.
This year the PACWEST provincial volleyball championships will be held Feb 25-27 in Abbotsford, hosted by CBC.

Congratulations Zach Grigg and Megan Rosenlund, PACWEST Athletes of the week.

Female Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Megan Rosenlund - VIU Mariners

Megan Rosenlund led the VIU Mariners both offensively and defensively this past weekend in matches versus the Capilano Blues.  On Friday night Megan exploded offensively with 18 kills, while also recording a team leading 23 digs and passing a 2.4 in serve receive.  Her impressive performance helped her club to a 5 set victory.  Megan rounded out her weekend with another balanced performance with 10 kills, 15 digs, and passing a 2.2 in serve receive on Saturday.  In all she tallied 28 kills, 38 digs, 1 block, 2 aces and passing an average total of 2.3 in serve receive.

Male Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Zach Grigg – VIU Mariners

The Mariners' fourth year left side had another excellent weekend sweeping the Capilano Blues.  Grigg collected 34 total offensive points to compliment 12 digs and a block. On Friday he scored eight kills, six digs, and had a pair of service aces. Then Saturday, he finished with 16 kills, six digs, three service aces and a block.