Category: Volleyball

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Greg Dueck named Week 14 Athlete of the Week

In a big weekend for the #1 ranked men’s volleyball team in the MCAC, Greg Dueck put forward a Week 14 Athlete of the Week effort by helping his Providence University Pilots “Greg has been one of our top offensive guys all year” says PUC’s head coach, Jason Peters. “In our matches over Week 13 ...

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Brooke Huculak named Week 8 Athlete of the Week

With arguably the best weekend of any athlete in the MCAC, Assiniboine Community College’s Brooke Huculak has been named an MCAC Week 8 Athlete of the Week.On Friday, October 30th the ACC Cougars visited the Canadian Mennonite University Blazers for a back-and-forth match that saw both teams trade the first four sets. Thanks in part ...

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John Nieckarz named Week 8 Athlete of the Week

In his first season in the MCAC, Canadian Mennonite University rookie, John Nieckarz, is a Week 8 Athlete of the Week.In the Blazers' 3-1 win over the Assiniboine Community College Cougars on October 30th, Nieckarz spun two aces and recorded 14 kills on 24 total attempts.The 6'5" Nieckarz spent last season redshirting for the University ...

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Talia Paetsch named Week 7 Athlete of the Week

Talia Paetsch began the MCAC women’s volleyball season with a bang.Averaging 16 kills, 12 digs and 5 aces in the first two games of the season, the second year Education student has made a statement that the University of Winnipeg College Wesmen will be making life tough for opposing defenses in 2015-16.“Talia always establishes herself ...

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Repeats and Redemption: The MCAC Volleyball Champions are Crowned

If this weekend’s Volleyball Final Fours have taught us anything, it is to never judge a volleyball game by its first set. Despite two lop-sided opening frames at Assiniboine Community College on Sunday, the crowd was treated to two excellent volleyball matches to put a cap on the 2014-2015 volleyball season.For the women, the University ...