Knights blow past Elliot for AA Title
Dec01

Knights blow past Elliot for AA Title

By Bob Carter High school sports can take strange and winding turns, full of bumps and bruises. Sometimes the changes lead to howling success — witness Abby Christian’s side in the Kahunaverse Sports BC Volleyball Championships. The Knights, AA silver medalists a year ago, rallied past a highly skilled George Elliot team in four sets Saturday to win the AA title. ResultsTeam1234TOutcomeAbby Christian262525253WinGeorge...

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Elliot, ACS advance to AA finals
Nov30

Elliot, ACS advance to AA finals

By Bob Carter                 ResultsTeam12345TOutcomeCollege Heights Cougars22162625152LossGeorge Elliot25252423173Win George Elliot and Abby Christian will meet for the AA title Saturday at the Kahunaverse Sports BC Volleyball Championships. Both survived critical moments in Friday’s semifinals. ACS rallied to defeat Fraser Valley rival Langley Christian in four sets after nearly being down 2-0, ending the dream of a third...

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BC Boys Volleyball top 20 and sweet 16 for AAA, AA, A
Nov14

BC Boys Volleyball top 20 and sweet 16 for AAA, AA, A

Last week of rankings heading into Zone Playoffs prior to BC Championships. AAA: Oak Bay and Claremont swap spots after Oak Bay upsets Claremont in the final of the Greater Victoria playoffs (18-16 in the deciding set).  Both will likely meet again in the final of the Island Championships this weekend.  Moscrop and Van Tech should be an exciting matchup in the Lower Mainland Championships, with Argyle looking to spoil one of those two...

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Week 8 A, AA, AAA Boys Volleyball Rankings 2018
Nov07

Week 8 A, AA, AAA Boys Volleyball Rankings 2018

As the BC tournament is 16 teams for AA and 20 teams for AAA, this week we present the top 16 and top 20: A 1.   Centennial Christian Terrace (1) 2.   Vernon Christian (2) 3.   Credo Christian (3) 4.   St. Ann’s Kamloops (4) 5.   Bulkley Valley Christian Smithers (5) 6.   Mt. Sentinel Slocan (6) 7.   St. Andrews Victoria (NR) 8.   Fernie (7) 9.   Kelowna Christian (8) 10. Ebenezer Smithers (9) 11. Brockton School N. Vancouver...

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GESS Coyotes looking like the real deal
Nov04

GESS Coyotes looking like the real deal

By Bob Carter Chris Frehlick’s reputation as a straight shooter loses no credibility when the George Elliot boys volleyball coach talks about his top-ranked AA Coyotes. No false, downplaying tactics here. “I’ve never had, or it’s been a long time since I’ve had, a team with this many good players,” Frehlick said. “They’re playing like veterans.” The Coyotes jumped from fourth to first in the rankings in mid-October after winning the...

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