After powering through the District competition, the 11-year-old American All Star team moved into the Section 6 tournament with a chip on their shoulder after an early elimination the previous season.
The Turlock Seadogs have a history of winning. In fact, the summer swim program was riding a three-season win streak going into Saturday's meet against Ripon and Tracy. However, all good things must come to an end. In this case, it was at the hands of the Ripon Sea Lions.
After tearing through the District 73 Majors All Star Tournament a week prior, the Turlock American 12-year-old team brought their confidence into the Section 6 tournament that begin on Saturday and concluded on Monday.
Lindsey Vander Weide and Maddy Halteman will be joining their respective Division I volleyball programs next month, but before that, the duo, along with two other Turlock natives herded their U18 Rage Volleyball team into the USA Junior National Championships this past week in New Orleans.
The U13 Rage Volleyball squad was led by two soon-to-be Hilmar High Yellowjackets, as they sent their youngest team of five to the USA Junior National American Championships which took place at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center this past weekend and concluded on Monday.