Veria finished 3rd overall out of 86 teams at the Nike Tournament of Champions over the weekend. As the only Brevard team competing in the top Platinum division, their path included wins over top ranked teams in Florida, Georgia, and Pennsylvania, and even the #17 nationally ranked team. The Nike Tournament of Champions is a highly selective, invite only tournament, which boasts some of the beast teams in the Southeast USA. This year's platinum division included 5 of the top 20 teams in the nation.
Izzy Starck and Sophia Jones both received all-tournament team honors. Together they accounted for 112 Kills, 11 Aces, 71 assists, 90 digs, and 8 blocks.
vs Westminster Christian (2022 FL 3A State Semifinalist)
Win - 25-18, 25-19
vs Sandy Creek (2022 GA 3A State Runner-Up and Current #5 overall in GA)
Win - 26-24, 31-29
vs North Allegheny (2022 PA 4A State Champs)
Win - 25-16, 25-15
vs Venice (2022 7A State Champs and Current National #17)
Win - 26-24, 25-22
vs Carrollwood Day (2022 3A State Runner-Up)
Loss - 20-25, 25-22, 5-15
vs Winter Park- (Current FL #37)
Win - 25-22, 25-22