There aren’t many things better than seeing a familiar face when you’re away from home. But ask four female former Maverick Volleyball Club players and they’ll tell you there really is nothing else better than having three familiar faces on your team when competing for a gold medal at the Canada Summer Games.
Canadian comeback kids earn breakthrough 5th in World League
Updated On: August 5, 2013
Don’t count out the Canadians. That was the message Ottawa native Adam Simac and his national men’s volleyball team delivered in FIVB World League 2013 play this June and July.
Simac & Canadian volleyball team reach World League finals
Updated On: July 10, 2013
Argentina will be up next for global volleyball traveller Adam Simac as he and the Canadian men's volleyball team earned a trip to the final round of World League play by winning Pool C.
Volleyball world traveller set for Canada’s big trip
Updated On: June 14, 2013
With the FIVB World League being contested over the course of June and July across the globe, Canada’s men’s national team has a grueling, three-country campaign ahead of them – one that will test the mental and physical endurance of our country’s volleyball elite.
Mavericks capture volleyball national bronze
Created On: June 14, 2013
The Maverick Mustangs followed up their Ontario silver medal victory with a national bronze medal at May's 18U national volleyball championships in Edmonton.
Mavs match 2012 national silver at OVAs
Updated On: May 11, 2013
The Maverick Mustangs 18-and-under boys scored the city’s best result at the Ontario volleyball championships, winning a silver medal in Waterloo on the last weekend of April.
1st-time teammates, brothers share CIS title
Created On: April 13, 2013
Despite their competitive nature, Jérémie and Bruno Lortie are brothers who call each other best friends. And they can also now call one another national champions.
Titans top OFSAA volleyball, Ottawa claims 3 of top-4 spots
Created On: March 19, 2013
Led by the Gisèle-Lalonde Titans’ third consecutive ‘AAA’ title, local high school girls’ volleyball teams flexed their muscles to the max and achieved an almost unfathomable performance.
3 schools contenders at home OFSAA
Updated On: February 7, 2013
It’s a three-horse race down the stretch of the national capital high school ‘AA’ girls’ volleyball season, and with the type of exceptional results local teams have produced provincially in recent years, those three schools all stand as gold medal threats when the OFSAA championships come to town March 4-6.
3 local schools earn OFSAA boys’ volleyball medals
Created On: December 10, 2012
The Louis-Riel Rebelles were the unlikeliest medalists of the bunch as three of the five Ottawa OFSAA entries came away with podium finishes at their respective Ontario high school boys’ volleyball championships Nov. 22-24.