Vanier wins provincial volleyball title at JPII

It was a great two days of 4A boys provincial volleyball action at John Paul II Collegiate.

But the host Crusaders could have hoped for more of a storybook ending.

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They fell to Moose Jaw Vanier Vikings in the finals for the provincial title in two straight. The final scores were 25-20 and 25-11 on Saturday afternoon.

Ten teams were in action during the two days of volleyball on Friday and Saturday. Pool A teams included Vanier, Melfort, Lumsden, E.D. Feehan, and Marion Graham. Pool B featured John Paul II, Humboldt, Melville, Sturgis and Moose Jaw Central.

In playoff action, Vanier beat Melville and Humboldt on their way to the finals, while JPII beat E.D. Feehan and Sturgis. In the third place game, Humboldt beat Sturgis two sets to one.

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