Canada vs. Cuba Women's Super-Series: October 5 to 8The Team Canada Volleyball Centre is excited to announce that the National Women’s Volleyball Team will be hosting world powerhouse Cuba, for a three game Super-Series in Winnipeg this October. The three Super-Series matches are scheduled to take place Tuesday October 5th, Thursday October 7th and Friday October 8th at the University of Manitoba’s Investors Group Athletic Centre. Tickets to all three matches are now on sale for only $10 and available at www.ticketweb.ca or though the Team Canada Volleyball Centre at 474-7227.
The Super-Series will offer local fans a rare opportunity to see Team Canada’s top line up face internationally top-ranked Cuba in Winnipeg for multiple matches. Both the Canadian (ranked 24th in the world) and Cuban (ranked 6th) National teams will be showing off their A-Squads as the Super-Series will be acting as part of their preparations and lead up to the World Championships taking place a few weeks later in Japan.
The opening match to the Super-Series on Tuesday, October 5th, will be a 12noon matinee slot, and will also act as the Centre’s annual ‘Schools Game’. School groups are invited to attend the game where lunch and numerous contests and prizes will be provided for all students in attendance.
The second feature match on Thursday October 7th will take place at 7:30pm, and also act as ‘Teams Night’ where discounted tickets and numerous prizes including Volleyballs, Travel Bags and equipment will be up for grabs for all volleyball teams in attendance.
School Groups or Teams interested in attending either of the two themed games can contact Kevin Parsons at 474-6645 for additional information, or visit www.volleyball.ca. The final Match of the Series will take place Friday October 8th at 7:30pm.
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