Canada evened its record at 2-2 in Pool A 

TOKYO, Japan, July 30, 2021 – Canada evened up its record at 2-2 in the men’s volleyball tournament of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after defeating Venezuela 3-0 (25-13, 25-22, 25-13) on Friday. 

The North Americans outscored the South Americans in every facet of the game, including attacks (37-25), blocks (12-4), aces (6-2) and errors (16-20). Venezuela dropped to 0-4. 

Nicholas Hoag and Stephen Timothy Maar were the two best scorers for Canada with 16 and 15 points, respectively. Sharone Vernon-Evans and Lukas Van Berkel each contributed 5 points in the victory. 

Ronald Fayola topped Venezuela with 9 points, followed by Emerson Rodriguez with 8 tallies.