(FREDERICTON, NB) The Winnipeg Wesmen scored a 3-0 exhibition win over the UNB Reds on Wednesday night.
The Wesmen won with scores of 25-21, 25-15 and 25-12.
The match was the first of two exhibition contests between the sides.
Things started on even terms, both sides trading points through most of the first set.
Winnipeg led 16-13 at the technical time-out, but UNB rebounded following the break to take an 18-16 lead.
After a time-out, the Wesmen rallied on route to winning the first set 25-21.
The second set saw some even play to start before the Wesmen pulled away for the 25-15 victory.
Winnipeg dominated the third set, winning 25-12.
Daniel Thiessen (Winnipeg, MB) led the Wesmen with nine kills and seven blocks, while Darian Picklyk (Birds Hill, MB) had 10 digs.
The Wesmen and Reds play the re-match on Thursday, at 7:00pm, at UNB's Richard J. Currie Center.
RECAP AND PHOTOS: Andy Campbell/UNB Athletics