Easy victory for Dominicana over Guatemala
TRUJILLO, Peru, July 7, 2019 - Dominican Republic crushed
Guatemala in three sets (25-6, 25-8, 25-10), in the first game
of the second day of action of the Pan American Cup Senior
In one hour the Dominican team got the victory with the high
performance of Yonkaira Peña with 21 points and Marifranchi
Rodríguez with 12 points. Ruth Gómez was Guatemala´s best scorer
with 8 points.
Dominicana got 13 direct service points, with 8 points by Peña.
The Guatemalans had problems with their reception and
facilitated the offensive of the winning team that had advantage
in attack 32 to 12 and block 8 to 2.
Marcos Kwiek's team scored through 22 unforced errors of the
rival, reducing their own to 10.
Dominican coach, Marcos Kwiek: Today I was able to rotate my
starting players, now all the time have rhythm of the game and
we have the group ready for any eventuality.
Coach of Guatemala, David Aldana: Although Dominican Republic
did not present their regular team, all the group have a high
level and represent a difficult game; with a very powerful serve
that complicated us. Today I rescue the work of the youngest
girls of the team they responded with a lot of attitude and
Guatemala will return on Monday 08 at 4:00 p.m. to the Gran
Chimú Coliseum, to face Cuba. And at 6:00 pm, it will be the
Dominican turn to face the local team, Peru.