Mariners volleyball making return

NANAIMO – Volleyball is back at VIU this weekend (Jan. 15-16) as the men’s and women’s teams push toward playoffs.

Volleyball is back at VIU as the men’s and women’s teams push toward playoffs.

Vancouver Island University’s v-ball teams won all their matches in straight sets on the road last weekend at Columbia Bible College.

The women won Friday by scores of 25-17, 25-23, 25-20 and were dominant in Saturday’s rematch with winning scores of 25-11, 25-10, 25-13. The men won by convincing scores of 25-14, 25-11, 25-11 on Friday and followed up with wins of 25-11, 25-20, 25-19.

The Fraser Valley Cascades visit the VIU gym on Friday (Jan. 15) and Saturday. The women’s match is at 6 p.m. Friday with the men at 8 p.m. Saturday’s matches are at 1 and 3 p.m.