Volleyball

DCS’s Cohen Floucault fires back at Brookes Westshore during the Island championships. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Duncan Christian Chargers take hard-fought fourth at Islands

Senior boys team edged by Brodeur in must-win match

 

The Duncan Christian Chargers celebrate winning silver at the Island senior girls single-A volleyball championships. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)

Duncan Christian Chargers lock up berth at volleyball provincials

Host team places second, Lake Cowichan fourth

 

Duncan Christian’s junior boys won the Central Island volleyball championship prior to competing at Islands. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)

Duncan Christian junior boys compete at Island volleyball championships

DCS junior girls host Central Islands this Thursday

Duncan Christian’s junior boys won the Central Island volleyball championship prior to competing at Islands. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)
Duncan Christian’s junior boys celebrate winning the Central Island volleyball championship last week. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)

Duncan Christian Chargers take Central Island volleyball title

Junior boys team headed to Islands this weekend

Duncan Christian’s junior boys celebrate winning the Central Island volleyball championship last week. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)
With her back to the net, Duncan Christian’s Nema de Vries returns the ball during a match against the Lake Cowichan Secondary Lakers earlier this season. (Citizen file)

Duncan Christian hosts Island girls volleyball finals this weekend

DCS joined by 11 other teams, including Lake Cowichan

With her back to the net, Duncan Christian’s Nema de Vries returns the ball during a match against the Lake Cowichan Secondary Lakers earlier this season. (Citizen file)
Duncan Christian’s Jayden Croswell lines up a hit during a recent tournament at Vancouver Island University. (Photo submitted by Duncan Christian School)
Duncan Christian’s Jayden Croswell lines up a hit during a recent tournament at Vancouver Island University. (Photo submitted by Duncan Christian School)
With her back to the net, Duncan Christian’s Nema de Vries returns the ball during a match against the Lake Cowichan Secondary Lakers. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Shawnigan first, host Chargers third in Duncan Christian volleyball tournament

Gulf Islands, Cowichan and Lake Cowichan round out the field

With her back to the net, Duncan Christian’s Nema de Vries returns the ball during a match against the Lake Cowichan Secondary Lakers. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Patrick Foley blasts the ball backward during a match at Cowichan Outdoor Volleyball’s Welcome Back Tournament at the Cowichan Sportsplex on Aug. 21. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Patrick Foley blasts the ball backward during a match at Cowichan Outdoor Volleyball’s Welcome Back Tournament at the Cowichan Sportsplex on Aug. 21. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Danielle Groenendijk and some of her Vancouver Island University teammates back in 2018. (Photo submitted)

Cowichan volleyball star running for Parkinson’s awareness, funding

Cause in honour of her grandfather the focus of athlete’s energy over 30 days

Danielle Groenendijk and some of her Vancouver Island University teammates back in 2018. (Photo submitted)
It’s a family affair for the Groenendijks with the Vancouver Island University Mariners volleyball program. From left: Danielle, Doug, dad Chris, mom Henrietta and Megan ensure the family is well-represented at competition in 2019. (Photo submitted)

Nothing set for Cowichan’s Groenendijks in volleyball due to COVID

Danielle’s chance at a fourth straight national title blocked while Doug awaits return to Europe

It’s a family affair for the Groenendijks with the Vancouver Island University Mariners volleyball program. From left: Danielle, Doug, dad Chris, mom Henrietta and Megan ensure the family is well-represented at competition in 2019. (Photo submitted)
The Pacwest conference has announced all fall sports have been cancelled. (Facebook photo)

B.C.’s Pacwest conference cancels all fall sports

Men’s and women’s soccer, golf, volleyball and basketball will not compete until 2021

The Pacwest conference has announced all fall sports have been cancelled. (Facebook photo)
Adam Kapteyn (Submitted)

Duncan Christian grads get top college sports honours

Danielle Groenendijk and Adam Kapteyn were both honoured

Adam Kapteyn (Submitted)
SCVC player Kyle De Leon dives for the ball during a playday match against Port Alberni. Julia Jones, Harmoni Duncan (10) and Katherine Barber (6) provide support. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

SCVC hosts playday at Frances Kelsey

Volleyball club takes aim at provincial playdowns

SCVC player Kyle De Leon dives for the ball during a playday match against Port Alberni. Julia Jones, Harmoni Duncan (10) and Katherine Barber (6) provide support. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)