The Durham Attack 17u girls black team competed in their first tournament of the year, the pre-season Markham Stingers Invitational on Sunday November 3rd. The new look Attack team, with six returning and six new players won their pool without dropping a set by defeating Barrie Elites, V-United and Peterborough Thunder.
In the semi-final, the Attack won in two straight sets over a competitive Markham Stingers 16u team.
The final pitted DA against last year’s National West Champions, Forest City Green. The first set was a back and forth affair with Forest City taking it 25-20. In the second set, Forest City built up a sizeable lead, however, DA fought back with 7 straight points to tie the match at 19. Forest City went on to win the second set 25-20 and take home the gold medal.
Coach Marius and assistant coach Breigh were pleased with the teams Silver medal performance in their first tournament of the season.
Great job girls and coaches!