Dominicans improve to 3-0 behind 20 points by Feliz
SANTA MARTA, Colombia, November 15, 2017 – Yanlis Feliz fired 20
points and Natalia Martínez added 17 as the Dominican Republic
beat Bolivia in a volleyball match of the women’s tournament at
the Bolivarian Games on Wednesday.
Relying mostly on reserve players, the Dominican team won 3-0
(25-17, 25-14, 25-12) establishing a big difference since the
It was the third victory in a row for the Dominican side in the
U23 volleyball contest. They will meet hosts Colombia in a
decisive match on Thursday.
The winners held a 44-19 overwhelming margin in attacks and
dominated also in blocks 5-2 and aces 9-6.
Vielka Peralta contributed 13 points in the victory. Fernanda
Rodríguez and Noelia Leon had 8 and 6 points for Bolivia.
The Dominican sisters Brayelin and Jineiris Martinez and
opposite Gaila Gonzalez were rested on Wednesday and setter
Yocaty Perez only played in the first set.