by Barbara Mitchell on May 3, 2012
Decisive win puts Canada in semis at women’s volleyball Olympic qualifierTIJUANA, Mexico (May 2, 2012) – Sarah Pavan of Kitchener, Ont., scored 21 points to lead Canada to a decisive 25-17, 25-18, 25-18 quarterfinal wi...
by Brynn Murphy on April 30, 2012
Hello everyone!I have had a lot of first's this past month. My first trip to Baku Azerbaijan, my first ever hockey game, and my first time competing in the Final Four of Champions League. Here is a quick recap on my exciting month.After I had last updated I had just returned back to Kazan from London. Boy what a great trip that was. Our next Champions league match was going to be held in Baku Azerbaijan. I had never been there and did not know what to expect. Many other American players play in this league and I had heard nothing but good things about this city. When we ar...
by Brynn Murphy on April 5, 2012
One of the best days of the year is always the day that you are heading to the airport to go home after a long season overseas. This season was no different. Playing in Russia was good for a number of reasons, but nothing beats being at home with your family and loved ones. Luckily the way my contract was set up, I got to leave Russia earlier than everyone else and I was able to get back to with Team USA much earlier than usual.
by Brynn Murphy on April 2, 2012
It's playoff time here in Poland!! We just finished the semifinals against a team called Dabrowa. The series was best 3 out of 5. We tied the series 2-2 and played the fifth match at home. It was a crazy match. We came out really strong in the first set and killed them, they came back and won the next two sets. They were close but they came out on top. The tide had turned, a lot!! We had to keep the hopes of getting to the finals, so although we were down in the fourth, we battled back and made it go to the fifth set. We were optimistic until it...