Daniel Lewis (volleyball)

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Daniel Lewis
Personal information
Full name Daniel Lewis
Nickname Dan
Nationality Canadian
Born (1976-04-03) April 3, 1976 (age 42)
Oakville, Ontario
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 88 kg (194 lb)
Spike 339 cm (133 in)
Block 315 cm (124 in)
Volleyball information
Position Libero/Receiver
Number 6
Career
YearsTeams
2002–2003
2005–2006
2006–2008
2008–2009
2009–2013
2013–2014
2015–2015
2015–2016
Toulouse Volley-Ball
Montpellier VC
PGE Skra Bełchatów
ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle
ACH Volley
ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle
Rennes Volley 35
BBTS Bielsko-Biała
National team
2001–2016 Canada
Last updated: 16 October 2016

Daniel Lewis (born April 3, 1976) is a former Canadian volleyball player, a member of Canada men's national volleyball team, bronze medalist at the 2011 NORCECA Championship, bronze medalist at the 2015 Pan American Games, as well as a double Polish Champion, four-time Slovenian Champion.

Career[edit]

Lewis played at the University of Manitoba,[1] winning CIS championships with them in 1995-96, when he was named the Championship MVP and Rookie of the Year.[2]

Lewis played beach volleyball at the 1999 Pan American Games, finishing in seventh place alongside Brian Gatzke.

In season 2013/2014, Lewis played for ZAKSA Kędzierzyn-Koźle.[3] ZAKSA, including Lewis, achieved silver medal of Polish Cup. In January 2015 went to French club Rennes Volley 35.[4]

He ended up his sporting career in April 2017.[5][6]

Sporting achievements[edit]

Clubs[edit]

CEV Champions League[edit]

National championships[edit]

National team[edit]

NORCECA Championship[edit]

Individually[edit]

  • 1995-96 U SPORTS Championship MVP
  • 1995-96 U SPORTS Rookie of the Year
  • 2010 CEV Champions League – Best Receiver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Volleyball Canada. "Daniel Lewis - A legendary playing career to respected leader". SIRC. SIRC. Retrieved 2 May 2017. 
  2. ^ "Past Awards - U SPORTS". U SPORTS. U SPORTS. Retrieved 2 May 2017. 
  3. ^ Dan Lewis w ZAKSIE – plusliga.pl – 19-07-2013
  4. ^ Ligue B : Dan Lewis nouveau libero du Rennes Volley – ouest-france.fr – 02-01-2015
  5. ^ Dan Lewis zakończył karierę - wp.pl - 28-04-2017
  6. ^ Volleyball Canada. "Daniel Lewis - A legendary playing career to respected leader". SIRC. SIRC. Retrieved 2 May 2017. 

External links[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
Bulgaria Plamen Konstantinov
Best Receiver of
CEV Champions League

2009/2010
Succeeded by
Hungary Péter Veres