Vincent Massey’s Hannah Bouchard sets the ball as Neelin’s Paige Thomson watches during Brandon High School Volleyball League varsity girls’ action on Tuesday night. (COLIN CORNEAU/BRANDON SUN)
Massey’s Avery Maginel leans out of the way as teammate Hannah Bouchard plays the ball Tuesday night. (COLIN CORNEAU/BRANDON SUN)
The Neelin Spartans remained on a roll Tuesday night in the Brandon High School Volleyball League.
The Spartans — the No.1-ranked AAAA varsity girls’ team in the province — swept the ninth-ranked Vincent Massey Vikings in three straight sets, 25-7, 25-11, 25-20.
Alison Quiring had eight kills and Paige Thomson added six for the Spartans, while Caroline Stitt replied with six kills for the host Vikings.
Crocus Plains will host Vincent Massey in next Tuesday’s semifinal at 6 p.m.
Meanwhile, in varsity boys’ action, the Vikings — ranked 10th in the province — beat the visiting Spartans 3-2 (22-25, 25-18, 30-28, 19-25, 15-11).
Seth Friesen had 18 kills and four aces, while Sam Isfeld added nine kills and three aces for the Vikings. Brandon Lalonde replied with 20 kills, while Quinton Hunter had 39 assists for the Spartans — ranked fifth among AAA teams.
Neelin will host Crocus Plains in next Tuesday’s semifinal at 7:30 p.m.
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Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition October 30, 2013