R.D. Parker Collegiate’s varsity volleyball teams finished first and second at a home tournament Oct. 14-15.
The girls’ team defeated Creighton 25-22, 25-20 in the final to take the title after winning two round-robin match-ups, splitting another and losing against Creighton. The Trojans qualified for the championship game by knocking off the Margaret Barbour Collegiate Institute Spartans from The Pas 25-23, 21-25, 15-12 in the semifinals.
RDPC’s boys also made it to the finals, winning two of three round-robin matches and then beating the Grand Rapids Wolverines 25-12, 25-19 in the semifinals. The boys champions were the Joseph H. Kerr Tigers from Snow Lake, who dropped only one set in the round robin and came back from a 25-12 first set loss to the Trojans in the final to beat them 25-13, 15-13 in the next two.
The Trojans’ junior teams were also in action over the weekend at a tournament in The Pas. The boys team lost in the finals while the girls did not make the playoffs.
RDPC will host a junior volleyball tournament Nov. 4-5.