Killarney’s Rylie Dickson, Brandon University Bobcat recruit Nikki Majewski and Team Manitoba improved to 2-0 at the National Team Challenge Cup women’s volleyball tournament in Winnipeg on Thursday with a 3-1 (24-26, 25-23, 25-12, 25-22) win over Quebec.
Manitoba closes out the round robin today with matches against Ontario 1 and Alberta 2.
Meanwhile, at the men’s nationals in Gatineau, Que., the Manitoba team — which includes Bobcat recruit Bruce Akubukaka — improved to 2-0 in its group with a 3-0 (25-17, 25-23, 33-31) win over Quebec 1.
Bobcat middle Ty Moorman and B.C. swept Nova Scotia 3-0 (25-15, 25-22, 25-22).
Manitoba and B.C. both play a pair of matches today to close out the round robin.
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Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition July 18, 2014