The COTR Avalanche kick off their 2017-2018 campaign Friday at College of the Rockies.
Both the Mens and Womens teams will be taking on the Camosun Chargers.
Mens Head Coach Cisco Farrero says they’re ready to battle one of the best teams in the league.
“We need to take care of the first contact, we need to win the serve and pass battle [and] we need to serve well.” says Farrero. “Camosun split with VIU last weekend [and] VIU was really successful whe they served well, we really need to do the same.”
Womens Head Coach John Swanson says he expects to veterans to lead the way in terms of chemsitry for the Avs.
“Ive been really appreciative of the athletes that have been in our program for a while…making sure that that connection is there and taken care of” says Swanson.
Both teams will play Camosun again Saturday to round out the weekend.
– Cisco Farrero, COTR Avalanche Mens Head Coach
– John Swanson, COTR Avalanche Womens Head Coach