Volleyball teams bring home Bronze Medal in Tournament Play
Windsor, ON - The St. Clair College men’s and women’s volleyball teams won bronze medals at the 12th Annual Overkill Fanshawe College Kick Off Tournament in London last weekend.

On the women’s side the Saints won all three of their matches on Saturday during round robin play. St. Clair defeated Boreal 2-0 (25-9, 25-21), Seneca 2-1 (19-25, 27-25, 15-9) and Georgian 2-0 (25-16, 25-19). The Saints ended up in first place in their pool which qualified them for the semi-final on Sunday morning. The Saints struggled in this match falling to the eventual Champions Georgian 2-0 (25-18, 25-6). Due to this loss the Saints had to take on Mohawk in the Bronze Medal match.

In a tight hard fought match St. Clair came out on top 3-2 (23-25, 25-20, 25-20, 22-25, 15-9). Setter Desiree Redding was named a Tournament All Star.

Women's Volleball Team
2014 Women's Volleyball Bronze Medalists

On the men’s side the Saints won all three of their matches on Saturday during round robin play. St. Clair defeated Boreal 2-0 (25-13, 25-14), Seneca 2-1 (22-25, 25-17, 15-7) and Georgian 2-0 (25-16, 25-20). The Saints ended up in third place in their pool which qualified them for the quarter-final on Sunday morning against Boreal. St. Clair defeated Boreal 2-0 (25-22, 25-16). The Saints next faced Mohawk in the semi-final and ended up losing 2-0 (25-18, 25-23).Due to the loss the Saints had to take on Seneca in the Bronze Medal match. St. Clair came out on top 3-0 (25-21, 25-20, 25-22).

Connor West was named a Tournament All Star. Both coaching staffs were very happy with the tournament as they also go to play their entire roster throughout the weekend in preparation for the upcoming season.

The women and men are both in action next when they host the Fanshawe Falcons in exhibition play on Wednesday, Oct. 8. The matches will take place in the new St. Clair College Sportsplex. The women will take to the floor at 6 p.m. followed by the men at 8 p.m.

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