Men’s Central American Cup in Guatemala
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala, January 31 2013 - The National
Federation of Guatemala officially announced the XVII Men’s
Central American Volleyball Cup to be held in Guatemala City
from February 2-9 at Teodoro Palacios Flores Gymnasium.
The participating teams are the reigning champions from Costa
Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Guatemala.
They will compete under a round-robin format with the winners
qualifying to the NORCECA Continental Championship.
The delegations will arrive on Saturday, with the preliminary
inquiry and technical meeting to take place on Sunday.
The schedule features three daily matches with opening match on
Monday between Costa Rica and Nicaragua at 14:00 (local time)
followed by El Salvador v Panama at 16:00. Hosts Guatemala will
close against Honduras at 19:00.
Enrique Santis, President of the Guatemalan Volleyball
Federation, led a press conference, accompanied by Mrs. Marta
Centeno, President of AFECAVOL and the Control Committee, as
well as members of the organizing committee and Guatemala’s team
captain and coach.
“This event had to be suspended past November as Guatemala
suffered an earthquake but we remained committed to organizing
the tournament” said Santis.
Costa Rica v Nicaragua
El Salvador v Panamá
Guatemala v Honduras
Costa Rica v El Salvador
Nicaragua v Honduras
Guatemala v Panamá
Costa Rica v Honduras
Nicaragua v Panamá
Guatemala v El Salvador
Costa Rica v Panamá
Honduras v El Salvador
Guatemala v Nicaragua
Honduras v Panamá
El Salvador v Nicaragua
Guatemala v Costa Rica