Guatemala wins to
keep on the run for a medal
September 8, 2017.- Guatemala won to Panama 3-0 (25-16, 25-18,
25-18) to keep on the run for a medal at the XVII AFECAVOL U-21
Men’s Central American Championship being held at the IND
Volleyball venue in Managua, Nicaragua.
all the actions from start to finish, with superiority in kills
(31-26) and 7 aces to none. In blocking both teams scored 6
Edgar Maldonado was
Guatemala’s best scorer with 14 points, helped by Sergy
Rodriguez with 12. Panama’s Jose Anguizola scored 14 points.
Lucas, Head coach of Guatemala said “we played much better
today, yesterday we committed too many errors; winning to Panama
3-0 was super important because that way we will only depend on
our own result for earning a medal. Later today we’ll face
Honduras and try to do the same”.
Eugenio Ortiz, Head
coach of Honduras commented “we played badly, the boys weren’t
coordinated enough, the reception was off; we must play better
in our next evening session if we pretend to win. We were
missing a couple of key players due to injuries and it also