Gryphon volleyball men edged by Nipissing

TORONTO – The Guelph Gryphons were handed a 3-1 setback by the Nipissing Lakers Saturday on the second day of the York University Excalibur Classic men’s volleyball tournament.

The Gryphs were defeated 25-23, 25-23, 17-25, 25-23.

It was the second loss in as many outings at the tournament for the Gryphs as they were edged 3-2 by the Queen’s Gaels Friday.

The Gryphs are to play the host York Lions Sunday.

The tournament is the first action for the Gryphs since they completed the 2018 portion of their OUA league schedule Nov. 24.

The Gryphs, who are fourth in the West Division at 3-3, are to return to league play with a match against the Toronto Varsity Blues (6-3) at Toronto Saturday at 3 p.m.


  • Guelph Sports Journal