The 'AA' gold medal-winning Gisèle-Lalonde girls' volleyball team led the national capital's contingent of high school teams in March OFSAA championships.
French schools dominate girls’ volleyball league
Created On: March 10, 2012
There’s no denying the trend when it happens year after year, and this season when the first four choices of OFSAA berths went to Gisèle-Lalonde and Samuel-Genest (‘AA’), and De La Salle and Louis-Riel (‘AAA’), it became even more clear that French schools rule when it comes to girls’ volleyball in the city.
Mavs outlast challengers to win club’s first title at Penn State tourney
Updated On: February 16, 2012
The Maverick Volleyball Club has been testing out a few unconventional approaches this year, but its teams are showing that the strategies are worthwhile and they now have the hardware to prove it.
GGs volleyball close in on top
Updated On: February 12, 2012
The University of Ottawa Gee-Gees have been in the top echelon of the OUA women’s volleyball league on many occasions in recent years, but haven’t quite climbed to the top. This year has a bit of a different feeling to it however, says coach Lionel Woods, who’s been with the team since 1988 and won OUA bronze last year.
Mavs earn unique OVA tourney podium sweep
Updated On: December 7, 2011
It's an unconventional approach, but the Mavericks own the proof of success as their three 15-and-under girls' teams finished at the top of a November Ontario Volleyball Association regional tournament.
Coaching, sports-études, club partnership all key to Franco-Cité volleyball program growth
Updated On: December 7, 2011
There’s a lingering sting that’s tough to shake when losing an OFSAA final 15-13 in the fifth set to the team that’s now won six consecutive provincial ‘AA’ boys’ volleyball titles, but coming so close to knocking off Eden for gold remains an impressive feat for the Franco-Cité Faucons, who produced the best fall season OFSAA result for national capital high schools.
Franco-Cité comes within two points of OFSAA gold
Created On: December 1, 2011
It was a bit of heartache and a bit of silver lining for the Franco-Cité Faucons as they completed a standout high school boys’ volleyball season with an OFSAA ‘AA’ silver medal in Stratford, falling 15-13 in the fifth set to Eden Secondary School of St. Catharines.
Faucons take silver with 15-13 5th set loss
Created On: November 27, 2011
The Franco-Cité Faucons could not have possibly come any closer to an OFSAA ‘AA’ boys’ volleyball championship this past weekend in Stratford, falling by the minimum two points in the fifth set to Eden Secondary School, who have now captured six consecutive provincial titles.
Franco-Cité advances to OFSAA boys' volleyball final
Created On: November 26, 2011
The Franco-Cité Faucons are off to the OFSAA 'AA' boys' volleyball championship final where they have a date with the five-time defending provincial champions from Eden Secondary School in St. Catharines.