Camosun College Chargers men’s volleyball team defeat UFV Cascades, 3-1, in 2013 PACWEST Quarterfinal Game

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Cranbrook, BC…..The Camosun College Chargers (ranked 3rd in PACWEST) men’s volleyball team defeated the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades (ranked 6th in PACWEST) 3-1 today in the 2013 PACWEST Tournament quarterfinal match played at the College of the Rockies, in Cranbrook, BC.  The Cascades season comes to an end sporting a 6-19 overall record (6-18 regular season and 0-1 in playoffs).  The Chargers move on to tomorrow’s conference semi-final as they face the VIU Mariners at 3pm MST.  The set scores were 25-21, 19-25, 20-25 and 20-25. 

 

UFV started off well winning the first set by a score of 25-21 before the Chargers (15-9 in the regular season) came storming back to sweep the next three sets to end the Cascades season.  UFV has qualified for the PACWEST (formerly BCCAA) playoffs for a fifth straight time and with the nucleus of the team led by Adam Chaplin, a second year left side, from Mission, BC who was named to the 2013 PACWEST all-conference second team and Kurtis Stromdahl, a rookie left side from Mission, BC named to the PACWEST all-rookie team returning, Coach Greg Russell has a very bright 2013-14 regular season ahead of him.  The Cascades had a great February winning four straight down the stretch and five of their last nine.

MEDIA NOTE:  The “ROAD TO LLOYDMINSTER, ALBERTA”  for the women’s volleyball team starts tomorrow at  6pm MST against either Camosun or Capilano in Cranbrook, BC.              

 

PACWEST Playoff Schedule/Results:
http://www.pacwestbc.ca/volleyball2013/index.php/schedule-results

 

The games will be broadcast live via PACWEST Conference web site at www.pacwestbc.ca

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