TRURO – The Cobequid Cougars bowed out early on the weekend at the Horton Invitational high school boys volleyball tournament.
The Cougars (7-4) fell in straight sets to the host Griffins 25-19, 25-17 in the quarterfinal, ending their run at the tournament.
The Cougars looked poised for a strong run after defeating West Kings 25-20, 25-14 and upending Sackville High 23-25, 25-23, 15-12 in the round robin. But the second-place Cobequid fell 25-17, 25-19 to the Halifax West Warriors, sending Cobequid to its meeting with third-place Horton.
The Cougars are back in action this weekend at the Dalhousie high school tournament in Halifax.