SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Raiders JV and Varsity teams played in the first round of the Union County Tournament on Monday. The JV team played first and defeated Westfield in 2 sets
The varsity played against Roselle Catholic and won in two sets, 25-15 and 25-13, as parents, siblings, students and alumni came to watch the game.
Senior Colin Donahue led the team with an ace, 8 service points, and 10 kills, along with 3 blocks. Ryan Metzger had two 2 aces, 4 service points and 4 kills. Nathaniel Sta Rosa had 2 aces and 5 service points, and Steven Verrastro had 3 aces and 7 service points. James Walsh contributed 23 assists.
The game was played on Senior Day. Members of the class of 2019 on the varsity team are:
- Marcello Cappuccio
- Colin Donahue
- Zach Evangelista
- Ryan Metzger
- Griffin Pawlec
- Peter Sailsman
- Paul Szanto
- Steven Verrastro
- James Walsh
- George Waweru
The Raiders next host Summit at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15.