Holy Cross Jr Boys Volleyball 2023
Thank you to everyone that came out to the Jr Boys Volleyball Tryouts this year. The following athletes are invited back on Monday, September 11th at 5:30pm.
Thank you again to all the individuals that attended the Jr Boys Volleyball tryouts.
Team Manager: Sam Mederios
Coaches: Mr. Plazzotta & Mr. Nador
2019 Season Roster
Andrew St. Godard
Carlos Achilla Marena
Season Summary: The Boys had a great season going 7-2 in the regular season. they played MR in the quarters; winning 3 sets to 0. In the semifinals they had a great match vs RND winning that game 3-1. Unfortunately, in the finals the boys came up just short losing to KCVI 3-1. All said and done the boys had a great season.
2018 Season Roster
Season Summary: With amazing performances against Marie River and Bayridge SS, the Junior Boys continued to develop their skills this season in an effort to be a top performer next year. With challenging games against powerhouse teams from Regi, LaSalle, and KC, the team did not advance to KASSAA championship play.
2017 Season Roster
Season Summary: The boys played a hard fought season with a record of 5 out of 10 wins. Starting off the season with 2 tough losses, the boys bounced back to win their third; in a dominating fashion 3-0 against LCVI. Although the rest of the season had wins and losses back and forth, the boys always played with heart and dedication. Through their hard work the boys team was very convincing against the weaker teams in KASSAA not dropping a game against them, only to lose to the top teams. Overall they finished at the middle - upper area of KASSAA and should be very proud of themselves and how they represented Holy Cross!
2016 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball team had a solid season. The Crusaders placed 4th overall in their league. They kicked off the year by winning their first two games against Napanee 3-0, and Sydenham 3-2. The year was not easy, but it was worth it. Although the boys did not make it to the KASSAA finals due to a loss to Sydenham, they ended their season with Crusader pride.
2015 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys volleyball team had an outstanding season. They took their first three games against Napanee, Sydenham, and LCVI. They also won against LaSalle, Bayridge, Marie River, Sharbot Lake, and KCVI. They had some tough games throughout the season against the consistently strong teams of Frontenac and Regi. The boys won 80% of their games. Unfortunately, the boys could not make it past the quarter finals when they fell short to KCVI, which ultimately ended their season.
2014 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball team began this year with many things new. The coach Mr. Richardson and assistant coach Mr. Gervais, were both coaching boys volleyball for the first time and 12 of the 14 players on the team were rookies to the sport. The team struggled during the first half of their KASSAA season but pulled through and finished in 6th place in KASSAA standings.
2013 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball team had a very successful season, finishing 3rd overall in KASSAA. The team had over 200 kills, 50 blocks and 100 service aces in total throughout the season. The boys set a new individual record for statistics earned in one match. However the season ended short in the quarter final match.
2012 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys played to the best of their ability all season and proudly received the silver medal against Regi at the KASSAA final. With the commitment of all the players and their coach, Mr. Sicoli, the team battled their way through a great season.
2011 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball team had a very successful season this fall; earning a spot in the KASSAA semifinals for the second year in a row. One major highlight of the season came at a tournament in Napanee, when the boys defeated the eventual champions RND, in both round robin play and the semifinals, as well as knocking down the 2nd place Frontenac Falcons in the same tournament.
2010 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball team practiced with dedication and vigor. Their 8 win, 4 loss season included a four game winning streak which included an outstanding game against QECVI with a 3-0 win. Their final standing was an impressive fourth out of thirteen teams. The boys wore their Holy Cross jerseys with honor and pride showing their opponents what they were made of. The team supported one another on and off the court and gave 100%.
2009 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball team worked very hard this season. Practices were tough but it paid off in the end with a number of well experienced players for next year's senior team. With a 4-7 record, the boys managed to keep their heads in the game for the tournament. The boys played to the best of their abilities, sticking to what they knew and brought it to the court. Coming in 7th after the quarter finals; they tried their best this season.
2008 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys had an excellent season and truly played as a team, the players supported and encouraged each other through practices, tournaments, and season games. The team's season ended with a 4-7 record and a strong 8th place finish in league play. The Junior Boys continued on to the quarter finals where they battled for first place against the undefeated Regi team.
2007 Season Roster
This year at Holy Cross, the Junior Boys Volleyball team had a great season finishing with a record of 8-3. The team practiced hard and showed great teamwork and determination. The boys finished in a tie for 3rd place, but got bumped to 4th as KCVI defeated HC in the final match. The team won their quarter final match with ease, but were narrowly defeated in the next round of play.
2006 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball team had a great season this year. They headed into their first game with winning spirits and hope, but they unfortunately lost. A slow start to the season did not discourage the boys, but rather pushed them to look at what could be changed to win. They began working harder in order to bring their team to victory. Thankfully, all their hard work paid off, as they started winning their games, and made their way to the KASSAA semi-finals against Sydenham. The team ended up placing 3rd with a record of 9-4.
2005 Season Roster
This year was a very successful season for the Junior Boys Volleyball team. They had a great number of core players returning and all the new players adapted perfectly to the boys' style of play. The boys finished with a strong 9-2 record, and finishing 3rd place in the regular season. They made it to the KASSAA finals but were defeated by KCVI, 3 sets to 2. The Junior team's record was made an even greater feat due to the fact that they had one of the smallest teams.
2004 Season Roster
Season Summary:The Junior Boys Volleyball team had a very impressive season this year. The boys experienced the ups and down of the sport this year finishing with a record of 6-4. The team was very dedicated this season and always ready for a challenge. Unfortunately they were knocked out in the playoffs by Bayridge.
2003 Season Roster
Season Summary:The Junior Boys Volleyball team have gone through some ups and downs this season, but have managed to pull through brilliantly. With their constant encouragement among team members, on and off the court, this team has been a great example for many teams with their everlasting spirit and enthusiasm. They built tremendous stamina and strength, and gained from their wins and losses. They took every game as a learning experience and used it to their advantage.
2002 Season Roster
Season Summary:The Junior Boys finished the regular season in third place with a 7-2 record. A victory over LCVI in the quarter finals set their place in the semifinals against Ernestown. The players looked forward to this match as they had been even with Ernestown during tournament play. However two unexpected injuries to two key players reduced out effectiveness and Ernestown went on to a 3 set sweep.
2001 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball team had an exceptional season. The boys strived to be the best and they set their goals and reached them. The team won the KASSAA championship as well. This team came together to be true Crusader champions.
1999 Season Roster
Season Summary: The Junior Boys Volleyball season began slowly. They suffered some losses and accomplished some victories. The season picked up the last three games, which they won to grab a playoff spot. The team was backed up with stellar performances and incredible sacrifices on the court. Many of the players showed superior excellence during the season.
1998 Season Roster
The Junior Boys' Volleyball started the season with high hopes. The season turned out to be more of a roller coaster ride. A number of heartbreaking losses as well as a couple of big wins that made the Crusaders season very exciting. They won their first playoff game against Bayridge, but lost to Ernestown in the next round.
1997 Season Roster
Coaches: Tanya Gaffney, Mr. O'Brien
The 1997 Junior Boys Volleyball team had a strong showing, finishing second in regular season play with 7 wins and 2 losses. They forced a strong Ernestown team to five games in the KASSAA finals, thus earning the team silver medals; both of which are volleyball firsts for Holy Cross.
1996 Season Roster
1995 Season Roster
1994 Season Roster
Chris Van Desselaar
1993 Season Roster
1992 Season Roster
1991 Season Roster
1990 Season Roster
1988 Season Roster
1987 Season Roster