A Photo Essay by Jose Morales
Ace Tui and Isidore Slade hold up the game ball and are the official scorekeepers for the season.
|Ivan Garcia, the Emcee for the game, with Sister Hilda Kleiman, O.S.B.|
The Mount Angel Guardians Volleyball Team starting lineup.
Sr. Hilda Kleiman, O.S.B., saying the opening prayer for
the Willamette Valley Boys versus Mount Angel volleyball game.
|A player for the Willamette Valley Boys starting off the game |
with an overhand serve.
|A Willamette Valley Boys player (10) sets the ball up for the hit for his teammate (8).|
Huong Dinh from the Guardians, an outside hitter, jumps to spike the ball
to the Willamette Valley Boys.
|Raul Barriga and Daniel Miller on the Guardians' side help Deacon Alexander De Paulis, the middle blocker, to block the shot from a Willamette player.|
|The Guardians gather to regroup and strategize after the Willamette team calls for a time out.|
|The Willamette Valley Boys huddle up during the time out.|
Dinh, the outside hitter, jumps to spike the ball while two defenders try to block it.
|Dinh gets a good spike on the ball to the other side.|
|The Vikings from Woodburn gather before the start |
of their game against MAS.
|Justin Ryan begins the first serve of the game with an underhand serve.|
A player from the Vikings (in white), tries to spike the ball to the Guardians side,
while two defenders tries to block it.
|The Guardians wait in suspense while Stephen Cieslak passes the ball over on the last hit out of the three.|
|A Viking player serves as a setter for his team while two Guardians |
try to block the ball.
|Cieslak (7) spikes the ball to the opponents by |
going off the floor with two feet.
|The Vikings coach jumps up to spike the ball to the Guardians side |
while De Paulis tries to block.
|Pio Afu tips the ball over to the other side while two players from the Vikings attempt to block it.|