Bricio joins Mexican Team for Group C Qualifier
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad & Tobago, October 10, 2017 – A very
close battle involving three teams closely positioned in the
NORCECA rankings is expected at the Final Qualification
Tournament Group C to the FIVB Women’s World Championship 2018
Teams of hosts Trinidad & Tobago, Mexico, Costa Rica and
Dominica will compete here from October 13 to 15.
The top two ranked teams of the competition will get tickets to
the 2018 FIVB Women’s World Championship in Japan.
Mexico has reinforced their squad with the addition of Samantha
Bricio, the outside hitter who last played for the team in 2013
at the Pan American Cup. She is currently under contract with
Imoco Volley Conegliano for her second year.
Mexico is ranked No. 6 within NORCECA Confederation while
Trinidad & Tobago and Costa Rica are next at 7th and 8th,
respectively. Dominica is ranked in the 17th position.
Teams will play a short round robin during the weekend with
Mexico challenging Costa Rica and Trinidad & Tobago playing
Dominica on Friday.
The complete competition schedule:
17:00 Mexico v Costa Rica
19:00 Trinidad & Tobago v Dominica
17:00 Dominica v Mexico}
19th Costa Rica v Trinidad & Tobago
17:00 Dominica v Trinidad & Tobago
19:00 Trinidad & Tobago v Mexico