|

Trojans take third in volleyball tourney

TROJAN Jonathan Tuttle prepares to launch the ball during a game at the LaJolla Tournament this past weekend. Courtesy photo
TROJAN Jonathan Tuttle prepares to launch the ball during a game at the LaJolla Tournament this past weekend. Courtesy photo

TROJAN Jonathan Tuttle prepares to launch the ball during a game at the LaJolla Tournament. Courtesy photo

The Oak Ridge boys varsity volleyball team came home from the LaJolla Tournament with the bronze.

The Trojans aced and set their way to third place, out of 48 teams. Trojan Jonathan Tuttle and Storm VanSoldt received additional honors as they were named to the all tournament team. Tuttle had 62 kills, nine aces, 42 digs and 11 blocks in the seven games played. VanSoldt racked up 10 blocks.

The tournament began March 25 with a victory over Henry, 25-18 and 25-16. The Trojans then went on to beat Santa Fe Christian, 25-18 and 25-13, and LaJolla High School, 25-13 and 25-20. On March 26 the competition heated up with victories against Desert Vista, 25-23 and 25-17 and Trabuco Hills, 25-19, 20-25 (loss) and 15-12. A loss against Buchanan, 25-27 and 25-19, put them in the game for third place against Westview. The Wolverines fell to the Trojans in thee games.

TIME OUT —€” The ORHS varsity boys volleyball team enjoys some time on the beach in San Diego during the LaJolla Tournament March 25-26. Courtesy photo.

Other Trojans state leaders were Jack Hoisington with 41 kills and three aces; Nate Lambert with 46 digs; Connor Dunham with 119 assists and Tim Spykerman with 14 blocks.

Short URL: http://www.villagelife.com/?p=6101

This story falls on page ""
Posted by on Mar 29 2011.
Last Login: Wed May 27 11:55:16 2015
Filed under Sports. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

Recently Commented

  • Ted Blass: Right on! Alan Day is Greg Prada’s puppet. No one has summed it up better. Prada and Day lack the...
  • M.D.: Is this cost cutting or extending an elected term for the pay and benefits without approval of county voters?...
  • Danielle: I just want to say that I remember Coco from when I went to Jackson. She was THE sweetest woman and I...
  • Jeanne Olea: I’m trying to find out where this is. Thinking it my be near Lake Tahoe but I live in Chico. Sure...
  • Terry: McClintock is always looking for ways to skirt environmental laws to aid developers and for the rich to get...