HALIFAX, N.S. — Beach volleyball partners Cole Mackey of Clarenville and Ryan Littlejohn of Bay Roberts battled the heat and the competition this past weekend, Aug. 3-4, to place second at the Atlantic Beach Volleyball Tour.
They were in second place after the round robin with a 3-2 record, playing through temperatures as high as 33 C, feeling like 40 C with the humidity. The games were plagued with heat warnings throughout the weekend.
Mackey and Littlejohn narrowly lost to the undefeated, first-ranked team out of New Brunswick in three sets, 21-14, 18-21, 15-17.