Baccalieu junior girls’ volleyball team tops in region
The Baccalieu Collegiate junior girls’ volleyball team are the champs for the third straight year.
The Baccalieu girls won the regional volleyball gold medal despite dropping the first game in the best-of-three final to Amalgamated Academy’s Grade 9 team on Feb. 3 at Baccalieu Collegiate, Old Perlican. Baccalieu won the second game to force a tiebreaker, which turned out to be a close game, with Baccalieu edging Amalgamated 15-12.
Kailey Noonan of Baccalieu Collegiate won the tournament’s sportsmanship award.
The tournament also included teams from St. Francis, Harbour Grace; St. Peter’s, Upper Island Cove and Holy Redeemer, Spaniard’s Bay as well as a Grade 8 team from Amalgamated, Bay Roberts.