This weekend the MAS Guardians volleyball team started the season with a winning match against the Willamette Valley Boys on Friday followed by another winning match against the Vikings, a local team from Woodburn, on Saturday.
In the first game against the Willamette Valley Boys, the Guardians achieved an early lead and won 25-18. In the next and much closer game, the Willamette Valley Boys won with a final score of 21-25. The Guardians won the third and fourth games and thus the match with scores of 25-16 and 25-17.
The first game against the Vikings ended in favor of the Guardians, 25-14, and was followed by a close game with a final score of 25-23. The Guardians lost game three 11-25, and won game four 25-21.
Some final comments on Saturday's match from volleyball coach Frank Villanueva:
Video by Jose Morales
Watch the MAS Journalism blog for a photo essay covering these two games, as well as the seminary's volleyball tournament earlier this month.