16U SunDogs place fourth at Provincials

The Swift Current 16U Female Junior SunDogs placed fourth in the province after winning two of six matches at Sask Volleyball Provincials in Saskatoon over the weekend.

The SunDogs won once on Saturday, followed by two losses in the round robin. They opened the tournament with a win over HVC (25-15, 25-12) before falling to the SK Stealth (23-25, 21-25) and the PA Toppers En Fuego (25-10, 9-25, 9-15).

The 16U SunDogs, coached by Shawn Hiebert, Travis Kelln, and Darren Lehmann, earned the opportunity to play for a medal when they defeated the Regina Cougars in three sets (25-21, 19-25, 15-13) in the quarter-final on Sunday.

They dropped the quarter-final to the SK Stealth (19-25, 11-25) and then fell in the bronze medal match to HVC (24-26, 23-25).