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Women's Volleyball Wrap Around

Photo courtesy of Vancouver Sports Pictures
Photo courtesy of Vancouver Sports Pictures

The PACWEST women’s volleyball season opened this past weekend and already it’s proving to be an exciting season.

FRIDAY

VIU Mariners 3
Camosun Chargers 2

The Island rivalry didn’t disappoint going the distance before the defending PACWEST champs finished it with a 16-14 victory.

Steph Galitzine tallied 17 kills to lead the home side while Ashley Evin had 11. Galitzine also had 20 digs on the defensive side.

UFV Cascades 3
CBC Bearcats 1

Douglas Royals 3
Capilano Blues 2

SATURDAY

VIU Mariners 3

Camosun Chargers 0

What a difference a day makes. Friday night the Chargers pushed the Mariners to five sets in an exciting back and forth match. However 24 hours later the Mariners swept the Chargers to win their second straight.

Ashley Evin led the Chargers with nine kills while the reigning Rookie of the Year Megan Ireland tallied five.

Capilano Blues 3
Douglas Royals 0