15U SunDogs compete at Nationals

The Swift Current 15U Female SunDogs won two of seven matches at Volleyball Canada Nationals West in Regina over the May long weekend.

The SunDogs, coached by Liam Choo-Foo, Travis Kelln, and Shawn Hiebert, had a rough opening day with preliminary round losses to Manitoba’s Prairie Fire, (18-25, 20-25), Alberta’s Nooks Blue (20-25, 16-25), and Alberta’s Canuck Blue (11-25, 22-25).

The Saskatchewan champions rebounded on Sunday for a 2-1 match record in their power pool. They defeated the Seaside Surf (25-23, 21-25, 15-13) and Regina’s QCVC Royal Fusion (25-23, 26-24), before losing to the Weyburn Rush (16-25, 18-25).

Their tournament came to an end Monday morning in the Tier 3 quarter-final with a three-set loss to Albert’s NAVC Griffins (24-26, 25-23, 11-15).