Best World Tour result for Schalk/Saxton


Louis Daignault (ISN)

June 14, 2013, THE HAGUE, The Netherlands (ISN) – First-year teammates Chaim Schalk of Red Deer, Alta., and Ben Saxton of Calgary posted their best result this season on the FIVB World Tour circuit finishing 17th overall.

On Friday, Schalk and Saxton lost their opening knockout round match falling to seventh seeds Grzehorz Fijalek and Mariusz Prudel of Poland, who have three fifth place finishes this season, 21-19, 21-18.

The Canadians posted a 2-3 record this week at the tournament and advanced to the main draw of the first time this season. and