Men's Volleyball Fall 2005

You Got Packed

Ian Bartosh, Eric Chan, Jose DeJesus, Felix Okonkwo, Onyemaechi Duru, Quoc Thai, Khanh Tran, Ricky Wong

Championship Summary
You Got Packed 2, Kaboom 1

The men’s volleyball season concluded with an intense championship match between You Got Packed & Kaboom. In a thrilling three-game match, You Got Packed took the victory 14-16, 15-3, 20-18, thanks to a dominating 12 kill and 14 block performance from Jose De Jesus. You Got Packed, comprised of core members from last year’s champion All-Stars, started slowly but quickly gained momentum to take home the win. Kaboom took an early lead in the first game thanks to the serving from Sean Wilmot. Kaboom held a 13-7 lead to force Packed to call a timeout. Packed emerged renewed and scored 5 straight points behind strong play at the net from De Jesus and Onye Duru. Down 14-13, Packed’s Ricky Wong and Felix Okonkwo combined for a monstrous block to even the score. Kaboom maintained composure and took the first game 16-14.

The break between games was all Packed needed to come alive. Packed led the second game 11-0 before Kaboom was able to score off of a double tap call. But Packed rolled to a 15-3 win to force a third game. Each team showed its best in the 3rd game with neither team leading by more than three points at any time. Tied at 14, Packed took a timeout and came back with Quoc Thai to serve. Kaboom’s Mike Wong and Matt Eng kept the team close as Packed clung to a 17-16 lead. Kaboom kept fighting behind crucial kills from Tru Lang, but was matched by a powerful kill on the other side of the net from Ian Bartosh and a huge block from Ricky Wong. Packed hung on for the 20-18 win. Wong finished with 6 kills and 7 blocks for Packed while Duru chipped in defensively with 6 blocks. Kaboom was led by Lang with 6 kills, 2 blocks, 3 aces.

Kaboom

Djimitri Celestin, Quincy Chan, Danny Chin, Matthew Eng, Jonathan Kou,
Tru Lang, Sean Wilmot, Michael Wong