Aces Breeze to Victory Over Roofless Line-up (Edited)
(Southern Star, Wednesday, December 19, 2007)
Aces United beat Roofless 2-0 (25:22, 25:17) in the Men's A Grade Final of the Metro League Spring Volleyball Season at Runcorn State High School on December 10. Aces United finished the year with three gold medals, and an amazing 36 wins 2 loss record. As a bonus, George Hartnett Funerals agreed to become the sponsor of the team and presented the cheque after the final game. The financial support will help the team continue competing in local and interstate competitions next year.
Team captain David Li said: "We trained hard throughout the year. We prepared for the final together with the videos. We played a very good game tonight. The gold medals are the best reward for our hard work. I would like to thank both the current and former players for their contribution to the team. I would also like to thank George Hartnett Funerals for their sponsorship. We will try to bring back more gold medals next year to thank them for their support."
Mr Mark Carey, Regional Manager from George Hartnett Funerals came to watch the final game and said: "We are impressed by the way Aces United played throughout the year. Their team spirit and discipline are the important keys for any successes, and we are very glad to have the opportunity to sponsor such a disciplined multi-national team."
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