Category: Girls 13U Black

Jan

Monday January 28th – All Practices Cancelled For This Evening

We have received word that all DDSB permits have been cancelled for this evening due to the impending snow storm.  To this end, all Durham Attack practices are cancelled this evening.

Dec

Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn. Blaze end a tough tournament weekend with some team fun at Archery Arena.

On Saturday, December 8th, Durham Attack Blaze competed in a very challenging tournament in the premier division, along with the top 9 ranked teams in Ontario. The girls started the day playing in a tough pool. They beat the South County bandits (who finished 1st in the tournament) and lost in a close game to […]

Nov

Two medals in two consecutive weekends for the 13U Blaze!

Last weekend the 13U Blaze participated in their first 14U tournament of the season the Provincial Cup in Uxbridge. They went into the tournament confident and excited after their gold medal win in the 13U Provincial Cup in Ottawa the weekend before. The team got off to a good start by defeating both DRVC Extreme […]

Nov

13U Blaze win Gold

Durham Attack 13U Blaze were victorious at their first OVA Tournament in Ottawa this past weekend, bringing home a Gold Medal! After engaging in team bonding activities and intense practices, the team went undefeated with a 5-0 record, dropping just one set. The team was very focused, determined and passionate during the tournament. The Blaze […]

May

13U Black Nightmare Shine at Girls 14U Nationals

The girls entered the competition as the 32nd ranked team in Division 1. The girls won two of their three matches on Friday losing only to the #1 ranked team from Quebec.  This strong start placed them in one of the power pools which positioned them for a challenging bracket on Saturday. The girls brought […]

May

Durham Attack Girls 13U Black Nightmares Represent at 13U Provincials!!!

After a strong OVA season the 13U Durham Attack Black Nightmares entered the 2016 13U Provincials ranked eighth in Ontario. Struggling with several late-season injuries and missing Kyla, the team dug deep and left it all on the court. With a slow start in Match 1 on Friday morning, the girls rallied to defeat the […]

Apr

13U Black Nightmares Gain Confidence at 2016 14U Provincials

After a strong OVA 14U season the 13U Durham Attack Black Nightmares entered the 2016 14U Provincials ranked third in Division 2 Tier 1.  The team entered the tournament at less than full strength with Kyla Smith sidelined with a concussion and Jamie Routledge favouring a badly sprained ankle from an earlier tournament. The team […]

Mar

Girls 13U Black Nightmares Rally in Newmarket!

The Girls 13U Black Nightmares placed 5th in the 13U Championship Bugarski Cup on March 5th. Despite some tough games and a number of injured players (and parents), the girls dug deep and played hard! We missed Jamie’s skill on the court as she is recovering from an injury, but she was able to help […]

Feb

Durham Attack Girls 13U Black Nightmares Win GOLD!!!

The DA Girls 13U Black Nightmares travelled east to Kingston for a 13U tournament on February 6th at Queen’s University.  The day was strangely uneventful, with no fire alarms or other delays, and the girls excelled in the absence of distraction (even the 14U BOYS tournament being played on the next court posed no distraction […]

Feb

13U Nightmares – Busy Start to the New Year

The Durham Attack Girls 13U Black Nightmares started 2016 off with a busy, but successful January.  It all started on January 9th with a 13U tournament at Bishop Strachan School in Toronto followed by a 14U tournament in Markham on January 23rd.  To round out the month, the team participated in a team building day and exhibition […]

Jan

Durham Attack Community Initiatives get SNAPD

Many of our teams participated in community initiatives in December, as part of our Durham Attack CARES program.  You can find their articles here. Two teams were also covered in our local SNAPD newspapers: Girls 14U INVASION who assisted with the Lakeridge Health Hospital’s Tree Lighting Ceremony – Whitby SNAPD – see image 6 of 9 Girls 13U […]

Dec

Christmas Bling Comes Early for Girls 13U Black Nightmares

The Girls 13U Black Nightmares took to the court on December 19th in a 14U tournament hosted by the Scarborough Titans.  In a pool of only three teams and with the luck of the draw, the schedule didn’t have Durham Attack playing until the third match.  With confidence and composure the team defeated Unity Markham West (25-9, […]

Dec

DA Girls 13U Black Nightmares Give Back

On Monday December 7th, the Girls 13U Nightmares visited the Boys and Girls Club in Oshawa.  The team demonstrated their volleyball skills, ran drills with the children and lead games, activities and cheers.  Each of the girls gave of their own money and the team presented a card and donation to the Club.  The Director […]

Apr

Strong Performance for 13U Girls Black Dynamite at 14U Provincials

14U Provincials – April 24, 2015: Return to RIM and Strong Performance for 13U Black Dynamite After a Silver medal performance the previous weekend at the Provincials, 13U Black Dynamite returned to Waterloo to test their abilities against the more experienced 14U competitors. Similar to the previous weekend, the first two days were Pool play. […]

Apr

13U Girls Black Dynamite take Silver Medal at Provincials!

13U Provincials – April 17, 2015 V-Day: The Battle in Waterloo. Black Dynamite Takes Silver Medal. So it finally arrived! V-Day – the battle in Waterloo. Nope! This is not a blunder on historical dates or incorrect reference to D-Day or the Battle of Waterloo. This was the Ontario Volleyball Championships and the denouement for […]

Apr

March 28, 2015: Black Dynamite shows their “metal” in 14U Girls Burgarski Cup – Silver Performance

It was just one month ago when the Black Dynamite took Gold in the 13U Burgarski Cup. It was time to test their abilities playing a level up in the 14U Burgarski Cup. Match One brought on the Markham Stingers. I am not sure the tournament athletes knew that the March break was over as […]