NC Power takes on Winter Bump: Day 1

20160116_075814Winter Bump starts the day with the national anthem to kick off the tournament.  14 Black played their first game on Jan. 16 at 8 AM.

Winter Bump is an annual tournament hosted in Myrtle Beach, SC.  This year, the tournament is split into two locations: Myrtle Beach and Spartanburg.  NC Power has five teams competing this long weekend, including 3 teams playing in Open and 2 playing in the Club division.

To keep up with NC Power teams and scores, click on the team names below for AES links and stay updated on this page for more information on how our teams are doing throughout the weekend.

17 Black

17 Black fell to two tough opponents, Carolina Islanders 18 Elite with scores of 25-11 and 25-20 and Xcel 18C Select (25-11, 25-12).  Progressively getting better as the day went on, 17 Black were able to seal a win in three games against Eastern Elite Black (16-25, 25-17, 15-5).  They are playing in a combined 17 and 18 division in the Open bracket.

16 Black

16 Black lost two hard fought games, first to South Performance 16 Red (34-32, 25-21) and then to Upward Stars 16 Brandon (18-25, 25-18, 15-11).  They have one game left in their pool, and they play at 8 PM.

 14 Black

14 Black played hard in their first pool this morning, finishing 2nd.  They fell to Magnum Aiken 14 Green (25-22, 16-25, 15-10) and GSJ 14 Aly (21-25, 25-17, 15-8); both games going to three sets.  14 Black won their second game 25-20 and 25-23 against Carolina Islanders 14 Power.

14 Blue

14 Blue finished the first day with one win and two losses, making them third in their pool.  They beat Carolina Islanders 14 Perform with scores of 25-14, 24-26, and 25-23.  They fell to GSJ 14 Chiquita and Excell U14 Elite.

13 Black

13 Black go undefeated in their first pool of the tournament, dropping only one set.  Beating KAT 13 Black, Upward Stars 13 Abbey and MBVC 13 Blue, the team finished first in their pool.


Click here to find out how NC Power did on Day 2!