Dominicans defeat Canada and head to volleyball finals
Morelia, Mexico – The Dominican Republic foiled Canada’s quest for a NORCECA women’s continental championship on Thursday after falling in four sets to in semifinal action.
Timescolonist.com reports that the Dominican Republic defeated Canada 18-25, 25-20, 25-23, 25-20 to reach the gold-medal match and will face the United States, which beat Puerto Rico in the other semi.
“Canada had an early 6-2 lead in the first set with good blocking and scoring on Dominican Republic errors. The Dominicans pushed hard with serves to tie 8-8, but Canada kept up its effective blocking to go ahead 14-10, before taking the first set 25-18,” the outlet said.
“After that, however, the Canadian side couldn’t find any consistency in their game and gave up the next three sets.”
Oct 2, 2015
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