Polk County Volleyball Club’s 16U team swept through three opponents Thursday on the final day of pool play at the 46th AAU Junior National Volleyball Championships in Orlando, Fla.
PCVC dropped just one set in its sweep of the day’s play. The 16s opened the afternoon with a 25-19, 25-20 victory over Academy 16 Cyclops of Indianapolis, Ind.
The team followed that win with a 25-16, 25-13 victory over Great Lakes Volleyball Club 16 Joelle of Utica, Mich. before closing the day with a hard-fought 22-25, 26-24, 15-9 win over Illinois Juniors 16 Elite of Libertyville, Ind.
PCVC 16s finished with a 6-3 record in pool play. The team earned a spot in the Sapphire bracket, where they will face another Illinois team, Central Illinois Elite 16 Red of Peoria, Ill, in the first round of elimination action on Friday morning.