(Toronto, Ontario) – The St. Clair College men's volleyball team travelled to the Metro Toronto area this weekend for two matches and came away with a big upset win.
On Sunday, the Saints took on the Humber Hawks and defeated them in convincing fashion with 3-0 win. Game scores for St. Clair were 25-21, 25-21 and 25-23. It was a solid team effort with all 7 starters contributing significantly.
On Saturday, the Saints were in Oakville to take on the Sheridan Bruins. St. Clair struggled on the night and suffered a 3-0 loss. With the split the Saints are now 3-10 on the season and are in 7th place in the tough OCAA West Division. The top 6 teams qualify for the playoffs.
The St. Clair College women's volleyball team were also in Toronto and came away with a well earned split.
On Saturday, the lady Saints were in Oakville to take on the Sheridan Bruins. St. Clair came away with a hard fought back and forth 3-2 win. The Saints were led by Shalena Horst who had 10 kills, 2 stuff blocks, 1 service ace and 6 digs. With the loss Sheridan's record fell to 6-7. The Bruins are ranked 8th in Ontario.
On Sunday, the Saints travelled to Etobicoke to take on the top ranked and undefeated Humber Hawks. After a hard fought first set which the Saints lost 25-22 Humber took the next two sets easily by scores of 25-16 and 25-18. St. Clair had a strong match from Jessica Masse who had 8 kills and 2 digs. With the win the Hawks improved to 12-0 on the season. The Humber women are ranked 1st in Ontario and 3rd in Canada.
With the split the Saints are not 7-6 on the season and tied for fourth place in the tight OCAA West Division with two other teams. The top 6 teams qualify for the playoffs.