Volleyball aplenty this weekend

High school and college action on the courts in Abbotsford

Abbotsford volleyball courts will be packed this weekend.

The BC Volleyball provincial A boys championships run on Friday and Saturday at Abbotsford Christian School.

A total of 12 teams battle it out for provincial glory. The ACS Knights are the only local team involved, and they are ranked third in the province heading into the tournament. ACS won the A provincials in 2014.

The final game for the tournament is set for 5:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Over at UFV, the Cascades men’s and women’s volleyball teams return to home court. The teams host the Capilano Blues for games on Friday and Saturday.

The CBC Bearcats men’s and women’s volleyball teams also return to Abbotsford for games against the Douglas Royals on Friday and Saturday. Women’s games start at 6 p.m. on Friday and 5 p.m. on Saturday, while the men get underway at 8 p.m. on Friday and 7 p.m.on Saturday.

The MEI Eagles junior girls volleyball team heads to Delta this weekend for the junior girls provincials. MEI is ranked number one in the Fraser Valley heading into the tournament. The championship games occur on Saturday at 6 p.m. at Seaquam Secondary School in North Delta.

The junior boys provincials also occur this weekend in Kelowna, with MEI and ACS competing. The finals for that tournament run on Saturday.

 

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