Costa Rica-1 and Nicaragua-1 strong beginning at AFECAVOL U-21
PUERTO JIMENEZ, Costa Rica, September 1, 2017.- Vivian Hernández/Angel
Williams of Costa Rica-1 and Paola Montealto/Anielka Alonso of
Nicaragua-1 undefeated in two outings in day one of the tenth
AFECAVOL U-21 Women’s Beach Volleyball Central American
Vivian and Angel better known as “Macha” prevailed without
complications over their two opponents in pool B. The local team
first defeated Dana Funes and Alejandra Mariona of El Salvador
with huge advantage in set one 2-0 (21-8, 21-18). Their
following victory was against
Guatemala-2 of Laura Quiñones and Kimberly Cardona by a close
2-0 (21-18, 21-19).
In pool A, Paola Montealto alongside Anielka Alonso of
Nicaragua-1 beat resilient Laurens Alvarez and Xue Murillo of
Honduras-1 by 2-0 (21-15, 22-20). In their second outing, Paola
and Anielka worked hard to defeat Paola Alvarado and Maria
Fernanda Juarez of Guatemala-1 by 2-1 (21-11, 19-21, 15-13).
Guatemala-2 of Laura Quiñones and Kimberly Cardona, before
falling against Vivian and Angel “Macha” of Costa Rica-1 had
pocketed two important victories. The Guatemalan duo beat NCA-2
Lourdes Lugo/Guisell García by 2-0 (21-13, 21-5) and over HON-2
of Lois Pinnace/Cecille Johnson by a tight 2-0 (21-18, 21-19).
Pool play continues on Saturday and finishes with quarterfinals.
The event concludes on Sunday with consolation matches,
semifinals and finals.
Women’s Results Day 1 Friday Sep/1:
GUA1 d CRC2 2-0 (21-9, 21-14); NCA1 d HON1 2-0 (21-15, 22-20);
HON1 d CRC2 2-0 (21-17, 21-19); NCA1 d GUA1 2-1 (21-11, 19-21,
ESA d HON2 2-1 (21-18, 19-21); GUA2 d NCA2 2-0 (21-13, 21-5);
GUA2 d HON2 2-0 (21-18, 21-19); CRC1 d ESA 2-0 (21-8, 21-18);
CRC1 d GUA2 2-0 (21-18, 21-19); HON2 d NCA2 2-0 (21-15, 21-14)
Pool A: GUA-1
Paola Marie Alvarado/Maria Fernanda Juarez; NCA-1
Katherine Paola Montealto/Anielka Valeska Alonso; HON-1
Laurens Regina Alvarez/Xue Nicolle Murillo; CRC-2 María
Alex Mena/Kianny María Araya .
Pool B: CRC-1
Vivian Idannia Hernández/Angel Williams; ESA Dana Valeria
Funes/Alejandra María Mariona; GUA-2 Laura Paola Quiñonez/Kimberly
Dhominik Cardona; NCA-2 Lourdes Isabela Lugo/Guisell
Indira García; HON-2 Lois Terrylee Pinnace/Cecille Zuline
Johnson Hydes (HON-2)