Category: Boys


Boys 13U Venom exceeds expectations at 14U Provincial Cup

Boys 13U Venom – Outstanding with a silver in their first tournament, a 14U competition no less! After a long and snowy drive to what seemed like the middle of nowhere (Casselman, Ontario) on Friday, including long stretches during which there was no cell service, thus no contact with the outside world, the team got […]


Welcome Back – Ian McNee – 18U Boys Black Head Coach

Ian McNee is no stranger to volleyball in Durham and extremely excited to be assuming the helm of the 18u Boys team for the 2017-2018 season. As one of the original coaches with Durham Attack, he has a Provincial title under his belt and seven years of club experience. He also parlayed his success at […]


OUA and U Sports Opportunities

See the below link to register for “Club Day” to watch the Ryerson Rams take on the Waterloo Warriors on Saturday February 18th at the Mattamy Athletic Centre (formerly Maple Leaf Gardens). Also, Save the Date – March 17 to 19th for the Women’s National Championships at the Mattamy Athlete Centre!  


DA 16U Black Boys Crowned Ontario Provincial Champions!

Each spring, the Ontario Volleyball Association (OVA) hosts its annual Indoor Volleyball championships at RIM Park in Waterloo. Teams from across the province gather to compete against each other over a grueling, 3-day tournament. Our Durham Attack 16U Boys Black team started the tournament ranked first in our Pool on Day 1. The goal of […]


5th Place for U15 Boys at Premier Bugarski Cup

On March 26, 2016 the U 15 boys competed in the last official tournament before Provincials.  Coming off at 4th place finish at their last tournament in the U 16 division and several strong finishes 3rd place or better over the season, the boys were poised to do well. However, perhaps the break between tournaments […]


Durham Attack CARES – 15U Boys Soldier On!

The U 15 Boys made sure to take their time this year and choose a Durham Attack CARES initiative that spoke to them.  When they finally voted and chose to be involved and bring awareness to the Canadian Armed forces we couldn’t have been more proud.  For their Durham Attack CARES involvement the boys will be […]


DA Black Wins Gold at 16U Boys Grand Prix

Over the weekend, our Durham Attack 16U Boys Black competed at the OVA Grand Prix Championships (Cambridge, ON), a two-day tournament showcasing the Top 8 ranked teams in the province. Typically, the Grand Prix format was reserved for the 18U and 17U divisions only, but this year, it was extended down to the 16U division. […]


15U Boys take GOLD in Kingston!!!!!

On February 20, 2016 the 15U Boys played in the Burgarski Cup.  Having had a slower start this season and coming off a silver medal last tournament the Boys were hungry for the Gold.  The day proved to be a success for the boys. Starting in the first game of the day the boys played […]


Durham Attack Cares – 16U Boys Black Team Supports Egbe Hospital Revitalization Project

Our global volleyball community has grown a little closer this month, due to the efforts of Austin Campion-Smith, and our boys 16U Black team.  For the third time, Austin, the veteran McMaster University setter and Durham Attack alumni, volunteered in Egbe, Nigeria with the Egbe Hospital Revitalization Project; a project established five years ago to […]


DA Boys 16U Black Mounts Epic Comeback to Win Silver at the USA Boys Winter Volleyball Championships

Last weekend, our Durham Attack Boys 16U Black team travelled to Chicago to compete at the 2016 Boys Winter Volleyball Championships. To date, this was the biggest volleyball tournament in the U.S. Over 300 teams competed under one roof at the McCormick Place Convention Center. In the Boys 16 Open division alone, there were 64 […]


Durham Attack Black Battles Back to Capture Silver at OVA 16U Boys Challenge Cup (Premier)

With the new calendar year, our indoor volleyball season opened with a tournament this past weekend. Our DA 16U Boys Black team competed locally at Maxwell Heights Secondary School (Oshawa). With a two-week hiatus (from the Holiday Break), our two injured players had the time to heal and to get healthy. In the morning, our […]


Durham Attack 16U Black Strikes Gold at Provincial Cup

Competing in the OVA requires travel all across the province. Over the weekend, our DA Boys 16U Black team travelled to Cornwall for our first official at-age (16U) tournament for the season. With two players nursing injuries, we had only 8 active players available. In the morning, we swept past our Pool Play opponents in […]


Durham Attack 16U Black Opens Season with a Bitter-Sweet Start

The OVA Indoor volleyball season kicked off this past weekend. Our DA 16U Black Boys opened the season with an age-up tournament competing in the 17U Provincial Cup. We were excited to get started. As two-time repeat Provincial champions, our DA 16U Black team features a solid core of returning players plus 2 new outstanding […]


Durham Attack Black Venom Places 5th at USA National Volleyball Championships

Our Durham Attack U15 Black Venom volleyball team recently travelled to Columbus, OH to compete at the USA Volleyball’s Boys Jr. National Championships (BJNC). Unlike other tournaments,  our team had to pre-qualify to earn an invite to this prestigious event. Back in Jan 2015, we had won the Rochester Can-Am Bid Qualifier Invitational to earn […]


The 18U Nationals

The Nationals…& The end! May 17 – 19, 2015 Calgary The end…… for another fine group of Durham Attack players as they played out their last court appearances under the Durham Attack banner. It didn’t matter if they had played together one year, two years, or, in a couple of cases, six years, the boys […]


DA U15 Black Venom Repeats as Ontario Provincial Champions!!

Our U15 Black Venom boys entered the 2015 OC’s (Ontario Championships) as the defending (Division 1, Tier 1) champions. Opposing teams certainly brought their “A” game, and all were eager to pull off an upset. During the first two days of Pool Play, our boys held firm, and remained undefeated. On the final day of […]


U15 Black Venom Boys Win Silver at Stingers U16 Invitational

Over the weekend, our Durham Attack U15 Black Venom boys participated in a tournament as a warm-up for the upcoming Ontario Provincial championships. Already considered one of the top ranked teams in the U15 division, we decided to play up one year (in a U16 boys tournament) to test our skills against bigger, stronger and […]


GOLD MEDAL for 14U boys at McGregor Cup Tournament Feb 21, 2015

The boys first distance tournament meant an overnight in Kingston.  How would they fare?  The bonding they did in the evening together certainly seemed to have its dividends in the end.  (And I was worried they would all stay up too late).  They certainly seemed to want their gold medal standing back! What a great […]