Girl’s Varsity Volleyball

FALL 2017 

First Row: (Right to Left) Lauren Johnson, Lauren Mendenis, Abi Johnson, Madison Brown, Alex Lopez Second Row: Meredith Mason, Sophia Hebda, Kali Plattner, Adrienne Boynes Third Row: Chad Sutton, Lauren Shinn, Dalton Judge, Anna Klemeyer, Butch Klemeyer


Tuesday August 15 Preseason Classic Indian Rocks TBA V
Thursday August 17 Preseason Classic Indian Rocks TBA V
Tuesday August 22 Charlotte Away 7:00 pm
Jv/v L 1,3
Tuesday August 29 Berkeley Prep Home 6/7 Jv/v L 0,3
Thursday August 31 Lakewood Ranch
Lakewood Ranch 7:00 pm
Jv/v L 1,3
Tuesday September 5 Clearwater Catholic CCC 5:30/7 Jv/v W 3,2
Wednesday September 6 Sarasota Military Home 6/7 Jv/v W 3,0
Friday September 8 Maclay Away 5:30 pm
V Cxl
Saturday September 9 John Paul II Away TBA V Cxl
Tuesday September 12 Brooks DeBartolo home 7:00 pm
V W 3,0
Thursday September 14 Bradenton Christian Away 7:30 pm
V W 3,1
Tuesday September 19 Cypress Creek Away 6/7 Jv/v W 3,0
Thursday September 21 Braden River Home TBA Jv/v L 1,3
Wednesday September 27 Brooks DeBartolo
Home 7:00 pm V W 3,0
Thursday September 28 Tampa Catholic
Away 7:00 pm V W 3,0
Friday September 29 Cougar Encounter vs. Lakewood Ranch
LRHS 5 V W 2,1
Tuesday October 3 Academy of Holy Name Away 6/7 Jv/v W 3,0
Wednesday October 4 Venice Away 6/7 Jv/v L 0,3
Thursday October 5 ODA Home TBA W 3,0
Saturday October 7 GENE GORMAN invitational CHS 8:00 am V
Tuesday October 10 Charlotte Home 6,7 Jv/v
Wednesday October 11 North Port Home 6 V W 3,0
Thursday October 12 Bradenton Christian BCHS 6,7 Jv/v W 3,1
Monday October 16 Districts vs. Cypress Creek Cypress Creek
6:00 pm V W 3,0
Tuesday October 17 Districts vs. Academy of Holy Names Tampa Catholic 5:00 pm V W 3,2
Thursday October 19 Districts vs. Berkeley Prep Tampa Catholic 7:00 pm V L 3,1
Wednesday October 25 Regional Semi-Final vs. Bishop Verot Bishop Verot
7:00 pm
V L 3,1


1 Sophia Hebda 11 OH
2 Madison Brown 10 DS/OH
3 Dalton Judge 11 OPP/MB
5 Alex Lopez 9 S
6 Kalin Plattner 11 OH/OPP
7 Lauren Johnson 11 DS
8 Lauren Medenis 12 S
9 Abi Johnson 11 OH
10 Adriene Boynes 9 MB
11 Anna Klemeyer 10 MB/OH/OPP
12 Meredith Mason 10 DS/OPP
13 Lauren Shinn 10 MB/OPP

Game Highlights

9/6/17  Congratulations  to our Cougar Volleyball team!  The team beat Clearwater Central Catholic last night with a final score of 3-2.  The team was led by  #6 Kali Plattner  with 18 kills, 20 digs, 3 aces, #11 Anna Klemeyer  with 15 kills, 15 digs, 4 aces and #5 Alex Lopez  with 45 assists, 12 digs, 5 aces.   Way to go ladies!  Tonight, the team hosts SMA at  6:00 JV and 7:00 Varsity.  Come out and support.

10/4/17 Congratulations to the Cougar Volleyball team!  Last night our lady cougars defeated the Academy of the Holy Names 3-0.  The team was led by Kali Plattner, Adrienne Boynes, Dalton Judge and Anna Klemeyer.  Mooney is now 6-1 in the District and will be seeded at 2nd in the playoffs.  On Thursday the team plays ODA at home.  It is Senior Night.  Please come out and support your Volleyball Team.
Their will be a Freshman game at 5, JV at 6 and Varsity at 7:00.  Good Luck to our Cougar Volleyball Players!

10/6/17 Congratulations to the Cougar Volleyball team!Last night the Freshman, JV and Varsity teams beat ODA.  The Varsity team won 3-0 and the team was led by senior Lauren Medenis, as well as Kali Plattner and Anna Klemeyer.  Great job Volleyball players!
Thank you to all who came out to support the Cardinal Mooney Volleyball team last night.

10/9/17 Congratulations to the Varsity Cougar Volleyball team.  This weekend they played in the Gene Gorman Invitational and went 3-1.  The Cougars beat Braden River in the 3rd place game…a team they lost to earlier in the season.  Kali Plattner, Anna Klemeyer, Lauren Medenis and Adrienne Boynes led the way for the Cougars during the tournament.  The Volleyball Team is back in action at home tomorrow against Charlotte at 6 for JV  and 7:00 for Varsity.  Hope to see you all there.  Good Luck to the both teams!

10/17/17  On Monday night, our lady Cougar Volleyball team defeated Cypress Creek 3-0 in the first round of the district game. The team was led by Kali Plattner Anna Klemeyer, Dalton Judge and Lauren Johnson. The team now advances to play Academy of the Holy Names tonight at Tampa Catholic.  Best of luck to the Cougar Volleyball Team!

10/18/17  Congratulations to the Volleyball team on a fantastic win last night in the semi-finals of District Championships.  The team defeated Academy of the Holy Names in 5 exciting games.  The team was led by juniors Kali Plattner, Sophia Hebda and senior, Lauren Medenis. As well as key performances by Abi Johnson and Maddie Brown.  The team will now advance to the  District Championship Finals tomorrow night at Tampa Catholic.  Good Luck to our volleyball team!

Season Recap

The Varsity Volleyball team finished their season with a 19-9 record.  The girls were runners up in the District Tournament with victories over Cypress Creek (3-0) in the District Play-off and Academy of the Holy Names (3-2) in the district semi-finals.  The team advanced to Regionals but lost in the first round.  The team was led all season long by senior Lauren Medenis as well as consistent performances from Kali Plattner, Sophia Hebda, Lauren Johnson, Abi Johnson, Dalton Judge and Anna Klemeyer. 

The JV Volleyball team also had a very successful and winning season.  The team hosted the All Futures Tournament in September and finished in first.  They also were victorious in several critical match-ups including local rivals Venice, ODA and Braden River.

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Varsity Volleyball Coach Chad Sutton

This is Chad Sutton’s second year as Cardinal Mooney’s head coach. He is Physical Education Teacher at Booker Middle School. Chad graduated from Palmetto High School in 2005 and earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management at Florida State University  in 2009. He has coached in the Sarasota County for six years and has been awarded “HT Preps Coach of the Year” in 2013 and 2015. He is the Director and Owner of Wave Volleyball Alliance. Chad married Brittany who will be assisting him coaching volleyball at Cardinal Mooney.

Assistant Coach Brittany Sutton

Brittany grew up in Sarasota and played volleyball at Riverview High School. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from the University of South Florida. She also played volleyball as libero at Indian River State College Brittany has coached High School Volleyball for nine years.