Canada won it's opening match at the NORCECA Junior Women's Volleyball Championship in Tijuana, Mexico. The Tri-Star Storm of Brandon swept Costa Rico 26-24, 25-18, 25-21. Left side hitter Lisa Barclay led the Canadian attack with 14 points while Jennifer Dixon added 11 and middle Erika Buchanan had 10. Barclay also led all players with seven digs while Brittany Habing and Samantha Hutcheson produced three service aces each. Canada's second and final round robin match is Wednesday against the Dominican Republic. The top-two teams in each of the three pools advance to the playoffs.