By David Kent. The University of the Fraser Valley women’s volleyball team opened defense of their CCAA national championship with a 3-0 victory over the CBC Bearcats at the Bearcats gymnasium, on Friday night. The Cascades won the sets by scores of 25-16, 25-20 and 25-22. UFV improves to 1-0 on the regular season and will opened the home schedule tonight hosting these same CBC Bearcats at 6pm in the Envision Athletic Centre.
Photo: (UFV) Nicole Hanson and the Cascades win on opening night 3-0 over CBC
W’s Volleyball: Cascades 3-0
M’s Volleyball: Bearcats 3-1
“Nicole (Blandford) had a great game tonight. Recording four service aces and highlighted with a 10 point serving run in the first set. All and all a good start to the season,” commented UFV head coach Dennis Bokenfohr.
The men’s volleyball team opened the 2013 PACWEST regular season with a 3-1 loss to the CBC Bearcats, after winning the first set 25-12, CBC would take three straight sets by scores of 25-21, 31-29 and 25-18 to send the Cascades to an opening night loss.