Tigers Take Second At Invitational
N3 Sports Team
Grant lost to Utica Eisenhower in the Silver Division championship Saturday at the Dakota Invitational in Macomb, MI. The Tigers finished with a...
... a 3-3 record on the day and holds an overall record of 14-4-1.
The other losses came at the hands of Anchor Bay, who finished 2nd in the Gold Division with scores of 16-25, 13-25, Lake Orion, who finished 3rd overall in Gold with scores of 18-25, 17-25. The Tigers beat Midland, 25-18, 16-25, 16-14, defeated Chippewa Valley, 25-20, 25-13, and bested Troy in the semi-finals of the silver bracket 25-21, 25-16.
“This was a great tournament for us because it was a large, very competitive 16 team tournament,” said Tiger Head Coach Tricia Schuitema. “Teams included Dakota HS, Romeo HS, and Birmingham Marian, who each have Class A state titles in their trophy case. Pontiac Notre Dame Prep who owns a Class B state title was here as well."
Each of Grant’s opponents in the tournament were large class A schools
“We represented ourselves well, and were competitive at that level,” added Coach Schuitema. “We made some great memories and it was a very worthwhile the trip for our program.”