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Charlotte Country Day wins Best of the Best volleyball tournament

The Charlotte Country Day volleyball team won the championship of the N.C. Best of the Best Invitational that it hosted Aug.22-23.

The Bucs went 5-0 in pool play and beat Covenant Day 2-0 (25-23, 29-27) in the semifinal and Marvin Ridge 2-0 (25-22, 26-24) to win the 12-team tournament.

Country Day’s Rachel Janson was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player. Joining Janson on the all-tournament team was: Country Day’s Hannah Kintzinger and Asya Patterson; Marvin Ridge’s Makenzie Kuchmaner and Katrina Hartley; Providence High’s Becky Porter; Myers Park’s Chanin Scott; Charlotte Catholic’s Emma Mitchell; North Raleigh Christian’s Shelby Raymond; Covenant Day’s Megan Embry; Hough’s Erica Williams; Ardrey Kell’s Elizabeth Kaeser; and Weddington’s Brie Saur.