Team Profile

Sarah Pavan
1

Sarah Pavan

  • Birth Date: 16/08/1986
  • Birth Place: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
  • Height: 196 cm
  • Weight: 75 kg
Career Results
Melissa Humana-Paredes
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Melissa Humana-Paredes

  • Birth Date: 10/10/1992
  • Birth Place: Toronto
  • Height: 175 cm
  • Weight: 63 kg
Career Results

Seed
7

World Tour Ranking
2

Participations
2

Medals
1 0 1

Team info

After qualifying two women’s teams for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the top three Canadian pairs on the 2016 FIVB World Tour split with Pavan joining forces with Humana-Paredes to gain a spot in the 2017 FIVB World Championships via their international ranking.  The new partnership as produced results with a first, second, third, fourth and ninth in their first five FIVB events in 2017.  Pavan will be competing in her third world championship after placing 17th and fifth in the previous two editions in 2013 and 2015 with Heather Bansley.  Humana-Paredes and Taylor Pischke were ninth in the 2015 worlds in The Netherlands.  Despite being the younger of the two, Humana-Paredes started competing in FIVB events in 2009 and captured a silver medal at the 2011 under-21 world championships with Victoria Altomare   Pavan began competing on the FIVB World Tour in 2013 with Bansley as the pair placed fifth at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.