Canada’s ladies’s volleyball workforce misplaced 3-1 to Germany in an important Volleyball Nations League preliminary match in Calgary on Saturday.
The visiting facet took the primary set 25–19, with Canada claiming the second body with the identical rating. The Canadian ladies fought onerous to make a comeback, however the German workforce gained the third and fourth units with slim scores of 27-25 and 25-23 respectively.
Enjoying in her hometown, Alexa Grey led Canada (4–7) with 26 factors. Kiara Van Rik of Surrey, BC, added 22. Hanna Orthmann scored 21 runs to steer Germany (4–7).
Canada will take to the court docket on Sunday to face the Netherlands of their closing preliminary spherical sport at 7 p.m.
The match will likely be accessible to stream by way of CBCsports.ca, the CBC Sports activities app, and CBC Gem.
Watch the WIVB Girls’s Volleyball Nations League: Canada vs. Germany: