The Montana Volleyball Academy had three of its 9 teams on the road over Valentine’s Day weekend and all three played in the finals of their respective tournaments.
The MVA 14 Elite traveled to Spokane, WA., to play in its first tournament of the season at the Sky Classic. The team went undefeated in pool play knocking out the number-one seeded team Cats 14 in their third match of the day. The MVA 14s faced Cats Volleyball Club again in the tournament finals but fell short in the rematch. The MVA 14 Elite will play in Missoula at the Missoula Tilt on Mar. 12.
The MVA 16 Elite and the MVA 18 National both voyaged to Great Falls to compete in the MT Winter Classic hosted by Mt Elite Juniors Volleyball Club. Both teams went undefeated and claimed the tournament title in their respective age divisions. The 16 Elite will play in the Treaty Rock Classic in Post Falls, ID., on Mar. 13, while the 18 National will seek a Junior National Championship bid at the Colorado Crossroads Qualifier in Denver, CO., Feb. 27-29.