Posted On: 04/15/19 11:18 AM
Without some of its top players, Michigan Elite 17 Mizuno still found a way to capture the 17 Open title at Motor City Madness this past weekend in Pontiac.
With Florida-bound OPP Fran McBride unavailable and outside hitter Emily Snay injured, Michigan Elite still put together a championship weekend by avenging a previous loss to Pgh Elite 17 Elite in Sunday’s championship of the gold bracket.
After losing to Pgh on Saturday in three sets (25-22, 17-25, 15-12), Michigan Elite grinded out both championship sets on Sunday for a 25-22, 25-23 victory and the title.
“The girls just stuck to the game plan. It really came down to execution,” Michig