THE VANIER TOWHEES were part of the opening ceremonies at the 2013 B.C. AAAA High School Girls Volleyball Championships on Thursday in Penticton.

Vanier Towhees drop opener at B.C. volleyball championships

Vancouver Island champs lose to Elgin Park at girls AAAA tourney in Penticton




The Vanier Towhees dropped their opening game at the 2013 B.C. Girls High School AAAA Volleyball Championships in Penticton on Thursday morning.

The Vancouver Island champions fell to Fraser Valley #3 Elgin Park 2-0 (25-22, 25-14) in their first game of pool play. They next face South Kamloops (Okanagan #2) at 2:15 p.m. Thursday. South Kam defeated North Peace 2-0 in their first game.

Vanier plays North Peace in their final pool game at 4:55 Thursday. Playoffs begin Friday and conclude Saturday, with the bronze medal game at 4:30 p.m. followed by the gold medal game at 6:30 p.m.





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