Boys 16 Black earn bid + championship at Florida Fest

January 24, 2022 | Orlando, FL

Triangle Boys - 16 Black traveled to Orlando to secure a USA Volleyball Junior National bid for the second consecutive year in the USA competitive division. The team had a solid 3-0 day one. On day 2, they came out strong winning their first two matches before dropping a match to Miami United 16 Select. Day 3 saw the squad push through all three rounds of bracket play. The final was a rematch with day 2 spoiler Miami United 16 Select. 16 Black settled it decisively in two sets giving the team an 8-1 overall record for the three-day weekend, The championship is accompanied by a bid to the presitgious USAV Jr. Boys' National Championship held June 30-July 3 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Triangle Boys - 16 Black Roster

Jersey Name Position(s) Grad Year High School
4 Luke Crafton MB 2024 Millbrook HS
52 Bennett de Tenley MB/OPP 2024 Panther Creek HS
24 Paxton de Tenley OPP/S 2025 Panther Creek HS
11 Thomas Demps IV OH/OPP 2026 Carnage HS
9 Isaac Griffin MB 2024 Heritage HS
5 Canyon Harris S 2024 Carrboro HS
14 Lochlan McRae OH/OPP 2024 Cedar Ridge HS
13 Xander Mueller MB/OPP 2024 Apex HS
1 Joe Roche L/DS 2024 Broughton HS
17 Kai Williams OH/OPP 2024 Franklinton HS

Coaching Staff: Meredith Blum and Nicole Powers