2015 Girls Volleyball Tournament

Platt Wins First Tournament Title

Sixth seeded Platt upset the top three seeds on consecutive days to claim its first ever CCC Volleyball Tournament Title. The Panthers, champions of the CCC South White Division, defeated third seed Farmington in a grueling five set match in the quarterfinals then ousted second seed Southington in the semis and previously unbeaten top seed and defending tournament champion RHAM in the finals by identical 3-1 scores for the win.

Game scores in the championship match were 25-21, 28-26, 20-25 and 26-24.

Gaby Vazquez led the way for the Panthers with 33 kills, 16 digs, four aces and two blocks in the finale. Platt jumped out to a two set lead before RHAM rallied to win the the third set. The Sachems had a 25-24 set point in the fourth set, but a Genesis Cora kill and a Vazquez kill set the stage for the Panthers to rally for the win.

RHAM reached the finals by downing Avon 3-2 and Glastonbury 3-0.It was RHAM's fourth appearance in the conference tournament championship game.


Rankings (based on 18 CCC assigned games only)

1. RHAM 18-0
2. Southington 16-2 Head to head- Beat Farmington
3. Farmington 16-2 Head to head- lost to Southington, beat Bristol Eastern
4. Bristol Eastern 16-2 Head to head- lost to Farmington
5. Glastonbury 15-3 Head to head- beat Platt
6. Platt 15-3 Head to head- lost to Glastonbury
7. Newington 14-4 Coin Toss- Newington Prevailed
8. Avon 14-4 Coin Toss- Newington Prevailed
9. South Windsor 13-5 Head to head- Beat EO Smith & East Catholic (2)
10 EO Smith 13-5 Head to head- lost to South Windsor, beat East Catholic
11 East Catholic 13-5 Head to head- lost to South Windsor & EO Smith
12 New Britain 10-8

Pairings/Bracket
Monday, November 2 Site of the Higher Seed
Game 1 (8) Avon 3, (9) South Windsor 2 5:00 p.m.
Game 2 (5) Glastonbury 3, (12) New Britain 0 5:00 p.m.
Game 3 (7) Newington 3, (10) EO Smith 0 5:30 p.m.
Game 4 (6) Platt 3, (11) East Catholic 0 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 4 Site of the Higher Seed
Game 5 RHAM 3, Avon 2
Game 6 Glastonbury 3, Bristol Eastern 0
Game 7 Southingon 3, Newington 0
Game 8 Platt 3, Farmington 2

Thursday, November 5 Semi-Finals at Glastonbury HS
Game 9 RHAM 3, Glastonbury 0 4:00 p.m.
Game 10 Platt 3, Southington 1 6:00 p.m.

Friday, November 6 Finals at Glastonbury HS 6:00 p.m.
Game 11 Platt 3, RHAM 1