Canadian Men to meet in Boca Chica semifinals
BOCA CHICA, Dominican Republic, October 6, 2018 – Teams of
Canada will face each other in the men’s semifinals of the Boca
Chica Beach Volleyball Tournament on Sunday morning.
Top-seeded Ben Saxton and Grant O’Gorman will be pitted against
fellow Canadians and second-seeded Sam Pedlow and Sam Schachter
in the final four round of the competition.
The other semifinal will present the match between Mexicans
Josué Gaxiola and José Luis Rubio and William Allen and Ryan
Saxton and O’ Gorman survived a tough quarterfinal battle
against Guatemala’s Andy Leonardo and Luis García winning 2-1
(21-15, 19-21, 15-10) in 48 minutes.
Pedlow and Schachter eliminated Erick Zaun and Avery Drost of
United States 2-0 (21-15, 21-17) in 37 minutes.
Gaxiola and Rubio knocked out Nicaragua’s Rubén Mora and Dany
Lopez 2-0 (21-12, 21-17), while Allen and Doherty just needed 29
minutes to finish Cubans Karell Peña and Luis Enrique Reyes by
scores of 2-0 (21-19, 21-17).