BC’s Berna and Prevost got Canada’s Men’s 7s team off to a flying start in their opening match against Germany on Day 1, scoring the first two tries in the 24-5 rout. Josiah Morra’s double added gloss to the score line, while Prevost converted twice for a comfortable win.
Canada’s Men’s second fixture against Chile was a tight clash, with the hosts edging a 19-14 victory. Andrew Coe opened the scoring for Canada, before tries from BC’s Thiel and Percillier were converted by Prevost to secure victory.
Canada faced USA in the final fixture of the day, with first place in Pool C on the line. BC trio Percillier, Ngongo and Carson all scored tries but it was the United States who clinched top spot with a 29-19 win.
Canada’s Men’s 7s team faced Great Britain in Sunday’s quarterfinal, but lost out 31-5 with Carson scoring Canada’s only try. Canada’s Men bounced back strongly for a 33-19 win against Spain in the fifth-place semifinal, with tries from Allen, Ergas, Breen and Prevost.
Canada was pitted against old rivals USA in the fifth-place play-off but, despite Carson’s second try of the day, the hosts fell 26-7.