Brayelin and Jineiris lead victory over Venezuela
SANTA MARTA, Colombia, November 12, 2017 – Sisters Brayelin and
Jineiris Martinez led the victory of Dominican Republic over
Venezuela in straight sets 3-0 (25-15, 25-21, 25-17) in the
first match of the women’s volleyball tournament of the
Bolivarian Games on Sunday.
Brayelin led the Dominican charts with 16 points while Jineiris
followed with 12 and Gaila Gonzalez added 9 points.
Juliennys Regalado was the top scorer for Venezuela with 11
points followed by Winderlys Medina and Meriyen Serrano with 8
and 6 points, respectively.
The Dominicans outscored their opponents in attacks (36-24) and
blocks (11-7) while Venezuela held the slight 6-5 margin in aces
The Martinez sisters each scored with three blocks and Gonzalez
landed two aces.