Currently sitting 10th in the provincial 1A girls volleyball rankings, the Duncan Christian Chargers finished tied for 11th at the B.C. Christian Championships in Surrey last weekend.
The Chargers split their opening match with seventh-ranked Cedars Christian of Prince George, 25-22, 13-25, but lost 47-38
on overall points. Their fate was better in the second match as they once again split, this time with eighth-ranked Credo Christian of Langley, 25-23, 21-25, but won 48-45 on overall points.
Wrapping up the round robin against eighth-ranked Campbell River Christian, the Chargers split once more, 25-23, 21-25, and lost on overall points to place third in their pool.
In the first round of the playoffs, DCS faced yet another provincially ranked team, fourth-slotted White Rock Christian, and lost 25-9, 25-16. They won their first consolation games 25-14, 25-15 over Vancouver’s Carver Christian, then fell 25-14, 27-25 to Pacific Christian of Victoria.
The Chargers’ key Island rival, Campbell River Christian, also tied for 11th place.