FIVB World Grand Prix 2014

 

 

About World Grand Prix

Canada is ready to take the court in Grand Prix action for the first time since 2003. The premier international women’s volleyball tournament kicks off July 25th and Canada’s women will begin their campaign in Lima, Peru. From July 25th to August 10th they will travel to Peru, Belgium, and Argentina to compete in the intercontinental round of Group 2 along with seven other countries. The final four of Group 2 will be held August 15th and 16th in Koszalin, Poland.

 

Schedule & TV Coverage

Date

Time (ET)

Game

Venue

Sportsnet ONE

Sportsnet E/O/W/P

Fri, 07/25/14

20:00

CAN vs. Peru

Lima, Peru

22:00 (RD)

 

Sat, 07/26/14

16:30

CAN vs. Poland

Lima, Peru

16:30 (L)

 

Sun, 07/27/14

16:30

CAN vs. Belgium

Lima, Peru

19:00 (TD)

 

Fri, 08/01/14

14:00

CAN vs. Belgium

Leuven, Belgium

1:00 (TD)

14:00 (L)

Sat, 08/02/14

10:00

CAN vs. Argentina

Leuven, Belgium

10:00 (L)

 

Sun, 08/03/14

8:00

CAN vs. Netherlands

Leuven, Belgium

08:00 (L)

 

Fri, 08/08/14

17:30

CAN vs. Cuba

Buenos Aires, Argentina

23:00 (TD)

 

Sat, 08/09/14

19:30

CAN vs. Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina

19:30 (L)

 

Sun, 08/10/14

17:00

CAN vs. Peru

Buenos Aires, Argentina

17:00 (L)

 

For complete tournament schedule click here.

Results

Week #1

07/25/14: Canada vs. Peru 1-3 (25-21, 25-18, 25-27, 25-16)

07/26/14: Canada vs. Poland 1-3 (25-15, 14-25, 25-21, 25-11)

07/27/14: Canada vs. Belgium 0-3 (25-13, 25-19, 28-26)

Week #2

08/01/14: Canada vs. Belgium 0-3 (25-17, 25-20, 25-19)

08/02/14: Canada vs. Argentina 3-2 (23-25, 22-25, 26-24, 25-22, 15-13) 

08/03/04: Canada vs. Netherlands 2-3 (15-25, 25-20, 25-19, 21-25, 15-9)

Week#3

08/08/14: Canada vs. Cuba 0-3 (27-25, 25-18, 25-22)

08/09/14: Canada vs. Argentina 1-3 (25-22, 23-25, 25-21, 25-16)

08/10/14:Canada vs. Peru 3-0 (25-21, 25-20, 25-22)

 

Stats

For stats and results click here.

 

Team Roster

Outside hitters:

Tabi Love:  Dauphin, MB

Lisa Barclay:  Brandon, MB

Brittney Page (Captain):  Vernon, BC

Kyla Richey:  Robert's Creek, BC

Shanice Marcelle: Victoria, BC

Marie-Pier Murray-Methot:  Baie-Comeau, QC

Dana Cranston:  Fort St. John, BC

 

Middles:

Lucy Charuk: Tsawwassen, BC 

Becky Pavan:  Kitchener, ON

Jaimie Thibeault:  Sylvan Lake, AB

Marisa Field: Kelowna, BC

 

Setters:

Jennifer Lundquist:   Surrey, BC

Megan Cyr:  St Andrews, MB

 

Liberos:

Janie Guimond: Becancour, QC
Tesca Andrew-Wasylik, Unionville, ON (joining the team later due to medical reasons)

 

More Info

For more information on the FIVB World Grand Prix click here.