The Grant Park varsity girls’ volleyball team took Zone 1 for the first time in 37 years. The last time the Pirates won was in 1977. Coach Donna Alexander credits hard work and being on the court up to six days a week. The Pirates entered the Boston Pizza "AAAA" girls provincials seeded 12th in the province despite going 10-0 in the regular season. The championships run until Mon., Dec. 2.