USA Men defeated

Canada 3-0   

RIMINI, Italy, May 28, 2021 – USA defeated Canada 3-0 in a battle between neighbor countries in the opening day of the FIVB Men’s Volleyball Nations League.

Torey Defalco and Kyle Ensing scored 15 and 13 points, respectively, in leading the 25-17, 26-24, 25-20 victory. Taylor Averill chipped in with 9 points.

Stephen Maar led Canada with 9 points, followed by Sharone Vernon-Evans with 7.

The two teams had similar numbers in the different categories except for attack where United States led 43-30.

The Americans next play Brazil while the Canadians go against Argentina on Saturday.