2019

Canada Cup

First EVER Canada Cup Finals

In an epic East vs West showdown, the Champions from the Calgary Premier League faced the Champions of the Toronto Premier League during the FIVB 3-Star Event in Edmonton on July 19-20th.

The Toronto Champions, Galaxy Volleyball All-Stars and the Madawaska Madness, secured their spots to the Canada Cup only the night before on July 18th and had an early flight to Edmonton the following morning! They arrived full of energy and spent the day (and weekend) supporting Beach Volleyball in Canada.


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On Friday night, July 19th, the Women’s teams hit the court at NAIT. The Cold Garden Tropikills, the back-to-back champions of the Calgary League took on the Galaxy Volleyball All-Stars.

In this 5 set thriller of a match, the Cold Garden Tropikills claimed the first Canada Cup and the title of the BEST Women’s team in the Premier Volleyball League. The final score was 3-2 (22-25, 25-16, 22-25, 27-25, 15-10).

Cold Garden Tropikills win the 2019 Canada Cup

Cold Garden Tropikills win the 2019 Canada Cup


On Saturday night, July 20th, the Men’s teams took to the court. The Madawaska Madness took on the GBE Dinos, both teams winning the Premier Cup for the first time in their respective League’s and each team looking for the ultimate bragging rights of being the BEST Men’s team in the Premier League.

The men also took 5 sets to decide the Champion and in the end, the Madawaska Madness took it home after a nail-biting final set! The final score was 3-2 (14-25, 25-21, 27-25, 25-27, 19-17).

Madawaska Madness take home the 2019 Canada Cup

Madawaska Madness take home the 2019 Canada Cup

What a great finish to end the 2019 season of the Premier Volleyball League! Join us next year to find out who makes it to the Canada Cup in 2020!

Toronto

2019 Toronto Premier Cup Champions

In an incredible final night of Volleyball, the Final Four teams battled it out on the Coca Cola courts at Ryerson where the first ever Premier Cup was awarded in 2017.


Women

The Galaxy Volleyball All-Stars faced off against the Q2 Panthers in this seasons Premier Cup Finals. Both teams advanced to the Finals for the first time since the inaugural 2017 season when the Q2 Panthers claimed the Cup and Galaxy Volleyball team took 2nd place.

The Galaxy Women made for a quick game, taking down the Panthers in 3 straight set (15-12, 15-9, 15-12) and claimed the Premier Cup for the first time in the Premier League!

Galaxy Volleyball All-Stars

Galaxy Volleyball All-Stars

Men

The Madawaska Madness faced off against the reigning 2017 and 2018 Champs, Beach Brewing Co. Beach Hops (nee Bounce United). The Madness made their first appearance in the Premier Cup Finals and took the top of the leaderboard after winning every single game this season!

The Madness went undefeated as they took home the 2019 Premier Cup, upsetting the Beach Hops in an epic 5 set battle (12-15, 15-11, 11-15, 16-14, 15-9) to take the title.

Madawaska Madness

Madawaska Madness

What an amazing season in Toronto it has been!

Thanks to all the teams, athletes, fans and volunteers for your support! We truly could not achieve the growth of professional Volleyball in Canada without your help.

Thank you to our Sponsors - KONNO, Molten, and Boston Pizza for your support!

We can’t wait to see you in 2020 for the next season of the Premier Volleyball League!

Calgary

2019 Calgary Premier Cup Champions

On Wednesday, July 17 at SAIT in Calgary, the 2019 season of the Calgary Premier League wrapped up. The Final Four teams faced off for one last epic night.

Women

The 2018 Champs, the Cold Garden Tropikills, once again advanced to the Premier Cup finals after an impressive season. They faced off against the Trolley 5 Storm who advanced to the Premier Cup finals for the first time after being defeated in the 2018 Semi Finals by the Tropikills.

Both teams played excellent but unfortunately for the Storm women, the Tropikills were unable to be defeated. The Cold Garden Tropikills took down Trolley 5 Storm in 3 sets (15-12, 16-14, 15-13).

Cold Garden Tropikills take home the 2019 Premier Cup and defend their title

Cold Garden Tropikills take home the 2019 Premier Cup and defend their title

Men

In a rematch of the 2018 Premier Cup, the JVC Timberjacks faced off against the GBE Dinos Volleyball for the 2019 Premier Cup!! In the end, the Dinos got their sweet, sweet revenge and took the Premier Cup from the Timberjacks who were looking to defend their title with back to back wins.

In another close game, the Dinos defeated the Timberjacks in 3 sets (15-11, 15-12, 21-19). The Dinos took home the well deserved Cup, after only losing 1 regular season game.

GBE Dinos Volleyball take home the 2019 Premier Cup

GBE Dinos Volleyball take home the 2019 Premier Cup

An amazing season from all the teams and athletes!! We can hardly believe the 2019 Calgary Premier League is over. We are excited for what 2020 holds at the Premier League!

A big thank you to all our volunteers, staff and of course, the fans who showed up every week to give their support - we couldn’t do this without your help!!

Thank you to our Sponsors - KONNO, Molten, Timbertown, Smoke N Fusion.

Toronto

Toronto Draft orders announced!

On Saturday May 11th, the Toronto Athlete Showcase was hosted at Ryerson University, Mattamy Athletic Centre.

The Premier League pulled names through a Draft Lottery to unveil the 2019 Draft Pick Order:


Men’s Draft Lottery

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Picking 1st overall: Madawaska Madness Men
2nd overall: Magnes Spartans
3rd: Soul Machine Men
4th: Beach Hops


Women’s Draft Lottery

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Picking 1st overall: Q2 Panthers
2nd overall: Galaxy All-Stars
3rd: Soul Machine Women
4th: Madawaska Madness Women


WATCH THE LIVE DRAFT IN PERSON!

Don’t miss the live KONNO Athlete Draft and Official Kick-Off party happening May 16th at The Hideout - tickets only $10, must be of legal age to enter.