Canadian beach volleyball duo Heather Bansley, left, and Brandie Wilkerson celebrate after advancing to the quarter-finals at Tokyo 2020 with an upset win over Americans Kelly Claes and Sarah Sponcil. (Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)What happened to Bansley and Wilkerson?
Bansley and Wilkerson improved to 2-2 in the tournament following the upset victory, and they will face Latvia's Tina Graudina and Anastasija Kravcenoka on Tuesday at 8 a.m. ET. The Canadians regained composure and focused on their gameplan after losing a set that was initially going their way.How old is Brandie Wilkerson now?
Brandie Wilkerson (born July 1, 1992) is a Canadian beach volleyball player who plays as a right-side blocker. With teammate Heather Bansley, she achieved a career-high world ranking of No. 1 in November 2018. Wilkerson was born in Switzerland and moved to Canada when she was seven.Who is Kaitlyn Wilkerson?
In 2019, the duo earned two more World Tour podiums. In her Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, Wilkerson was a quarterfinalist alongside Bansley, matching Canada’s best ever Olympic result in women’s beach volleyball. Getting into the Sport: Started playing indoor volleyball at 17…