The Chesterton boys
volleyball team won its second consecutive Indiana Boys Volleyball Coaches
Association State Championship with a victory over No. 2 Indianapolis
Roncalli 25-9, 23-25, 19-25, 25-19, 15-12 on Saturday.
The No. 1 ranked
Trojans finished the year 23-7 overall.
“It was a great
team effort,” Chesterton coach Craig Cromwell said. “We’re a senior-heavy
team and the seniors stepped up huge.”
the weekend with a victory over No. 9 Lafayette Jefferson 25-19, 25-21,
25-19 in the quarterfinals on Friday night and followed that up with a
25-20, 25-18, 25-23 win in the semifinals over No. 5 Indianapolis Cathedral
on Saturday morning.
Senior Kai Cromwell
was named Tournament Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive year
and was joined on the All-Tournament team by Evan Ruffner and Jack Roach.
The Trojan quartet
of Cromwell, Ruffner, Dominic Raffin and Andrew Balon also were named to the
All-State Team over the weekend.