Saranac Saranac and Plattsburgh High Schools hosted the fourth annual Volley For Cure Tournament to support the Hannah's Hope Foundation on Monday, Oct. 8.
“We had 16 teams from Section 7 and 10 compete as well as raising over $4,000 in support,” Hornets head coach Victoria McMillon said. “The family is in the middle of a huge fundraising campaign to get matching funds if they reach $450,000, so our efforts will double.”
Overall, 16 teams participated representing AuSable Valley, Beekmantown, Chateauguay, Malone, Massena, Northern Adirondack, Northeastern Clinton, Ogdensburg, Peru and Lake Placid along with the two host schools.
The Gold Division was won by Beekmantown 1, while Malone won in the Silver Division, Plattsburgh High 2 in the Bronze Division and Saranac 1 in the Diamond Division.
The following players were named as tournament all stars:
Ausable Valley - Miranda Sheffer, Noelle Miller
Beekmantown - Shannon Ryan, Makayla LaFountain, Kendra LaFountain, Emily Anderson
Northern Adirondack - Shonni Velasquez
Northeastern Clinton - Emily Boyer
Peru 1 - Linzee Wright, Karley Goddeau-Stefaniak
Plattsburgh High - Dee Brown, Deanna LaBarge
Lake Placid - Taylor Maiorca
Saranac - Ashley Byerley, Abby Mahellkavic