Canada’s drops opener to U.S., at women’s Pan Am CupCIUDAD JUÁREZ, México (July 12, 2012) – The United States defeated Canada 25-15, 25-22, 25-15 in the opening round robin match Thursday for both teams at the 12-country Pan American Cup women’s volleyball tournament.
Lauren Gibbemeyer and Nancy Metcalf were the best scorers for the
It was the first match as Team Canada captain for Brittney Page of Vernon, B.C., following the retirement last month of Tammy Mahon.
“This is my first match as captain and also the first one with the new group of players so we are trying to find our rhythm,” Page stated.
Despite this result,
Canadian team for the Pan Am Cup women’s volleyball tournament
Jaimie Thibeault, Full-Time Training Centre (
Jaclyn Ellis, Univeristy of
Brittney Page, Sollentuna VK, (
Marie-Pier Murray-Methot, Val-de-Travers (
Sarah Pavan, Villa Cortese (
Janie Guimond, Sport Club Municpal Craiova (
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