Host Torchettes finish fourth
KENSINGTON – It was a good weekend for Cobequid Educational Centre’s (CEC) senior girls’ volleyball teams at the 39th annual Kensington Intermediate-Senior High School Volleyball Extravaganza.
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Janine Marshall of Cobequid Education Centre (CEC) Team One focuses on the ball during the championship match of the 39th annual Kensington Intermediate-Senior High School (KISH) Volleyball Extravaganza on Saturday evening.
CEC’s Team One won the gold medal while CEC Team Two returned home to Truro, N.S., with bronze on Saturday evening.
CEC Team One completed a perfect 7-0 (won-lost) showing in the two-day AAA-calibre tournament with a 2-0 win over the Bridgewater Vikings in an all-Nova Scotia final. The scores were 25-20, 25-17.
CEC Team One went 4-0 in the round robin, defeated J.L. Illsley of Halifax, N.S., 2-0 in the quarter-finals and won 2-0 over the Torchettes in the semifinals.
Bridgewater also went 4-0 in the round robin, defeated Middleton, N.S., 2-0 in the quarter-finals and topped CEC Team Two 2-0 in the semifinals.
CEC Team Two easily handled the host Kensington Torchettes 2-0 (25-13, 25-8) in the third-place match.
See complete tournament coverage in Monday’s Journal Pioneer