Defending champs open with straight-set wins over West Kings, Park View
TRURO - The Cobequid Cougars are off to a strong start at the Nova Scotia School Athletic Federation Division 1 boys volleyball championship.
© Joey Smith – Truro Daily News
Cobequid Cougars leftside Josh Dorey smashes the ball down the line during the NSSAF boys volleyball championship on Friday against the West Kings Wolverines. The Cougars won the match in straight sets.
The defending provincial champion Cougars posted straight-set wins on Friday at the eight-team tournament, defeating the West Kings Wolverines (25-22, 25-20) and Park View Panthers (25-23, 25-15).
The Cougars play their final round-robin match Saturday against the Citadel Phoenix (1-1) at 9 a.m.
Other results from Friday were: Citadel def. Park View 2-0 (25-20, 25-11); Ecole sec. du Sommet def. Halifax West 2-0 (25-19, 25-18); Horton def. Sackville 2-1 (17-25, 25-21, 15-12); West Kings def. Citadel (25-15, 25-15).
The top two teams in each pool advance to semifinals Saturday at 1:30 p.m. The final will begin at 3:30 p.m.