Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports/Volleyball’ Category

Pavan, Humana-Paredes fall in beach volleyball worlds bronze match

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

The Canadian duo of Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes fell to Brazil in the bronze-medal match at the beach volleyball world championships in Vienna, Austria, on Saturday.

Canada’s Saxton, Schalk stun Olympic champions at beach volleyball worlds

Friday, August 4th, 2017

Canadians Ben Saxton and Chaim Schalk delivered the biggest upset of the beach volleyball world championships, stunning Olympic and world champions Alison Cerutti and Bruno Oscar Schmidt of Brazil Friday.

Canadians Pavan, Bansley on possible collision course at beach volleyball worlds

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

They had high hopes for an Olympic medal but decided to break up the partnership after a disappointing performance in Rio. Now, almost a year later, Canadians Sarah Pavan and Heather Bansley could be squaring off against each other with their new partners in the semifinals at the beach volleyball world championships in Vienna.

Canadian duo advances at beach volleyball worlds

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

Canadians Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan eliminated a strong Brazilian duo on a sweltering Wednesday in Vienna, Austria at the FIVB beach volleyball world championships.

Trio of Canadian women’s beach volleyball teams advance at worlds

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Three Canadian women’s teams advanced to the elimination round at the FIVB Beach Volleyball world championships in Vienna on Tuesday, but the top contender got a tough draw.

Canada’s men’s volleyball team finishes just off the podium at Pan Am Cup

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Cuba defeated Canada 3-1 on Sunday to claim bronze at the Pan American Cup in Gatineau, Que.

Pavan, Humana-Paredes in fine form at beach volleyball world championships

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes improved to 2-0 in the preliminary round of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in Austria with a win over Italy on Sunday.

Canada’s volleyball team to battle for bronze at the Pan Am Cup

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Canada will be going for back-to-back bronze medals at the Pan American Cup.

Canada cruises past Dominican to move into Pan Am Cup volleyball semis

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Canada worked their way into the semifinals of the Pan American Cup with a four-set victory over the Dominican Republic on Friday. Set scores were 25-20, 16-25, 25-21 and 25-23.

Pavan, Humana-Paredes off to positive start at beach world championships

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes opened the FIVB Beach World Championships in Vienna on Friday with a big win.