16U Ballhawks Golden in Niagara
The 16U Chatham Ballhawks travelled to the OVA Challenge Cup in Niagara Falls this past weekend and brought home gold.
In pool play, the Ballhawks kicked off the weekend by defeating Mission Volleyball Club (Kemptville) 2-0 [25-4, 25-11], following by Hummingbird Volleyball Club [Ajax] 2-0 [25-11, 25-23].
Advancing to the quarterfinals, Chatham knocked off Barrie Elites 2-0 [25-12, 25-19]. The team followed this up with a win over Rose City United [Windsor] 2-0 [25-19, 25-21] to advance to the finals.
Having not dropped a game, Chatham came up against a tough Peterborourgh Thunder squad, and played to a hard fought 2-1 [25-14, 24-26, 15-6] victory to take gold.
Pictured Above: Front Row – Riley Graham, Tylar Lessard. Middle Row – Sadie Breault, Avery Krouse, Keaton Kloostra, Brooke Rocheleau. Back Row – Clancy O’Hara (coach), Rylee Goodburn, Megan Devries, Campbell Phaneuf, Teya Meredith, Rowan Guy, Audrey O’Hara, Payton Cundle, Brian Breault (coach)