women teams reach semis in Chiapas
CHIAPAS, Mexico, May 15, 2010
- The fifth stop of NORCECA Beach Volleyball
Circuit, being placed at Puerto Arista, is
nearing its final and following the second day
we have the women pairs qualified to the semi
finals. They are: Canada 1 (Jamie Broter/Elizabeth
Cordonier), CanadA 2 (Heather Bansley/Elizabeth
Maloney), Cuba (Imara Estévez/Ion Canet) and
Puerto Rico (Yarleen Santiago/Dariam Acevedo).
Broter y Cordonier of CAN 1
reached this stage by defeating Costa Rica
(Ingrid Morales/Natalia Alfaro), by score of 2-0
(21-15 y 21-6). The other Canadian tandem of
Bansley and Maloney, beat Maria Jose Orellana
and Lourdes Ramírez of Guatemala by score of 2-0
(21-17, 21-11), in the quarterfinal’s losers
Puerto Rico (Santiago and
Acevedo) defeated Costa Rica (Ingrid Morales and
Natalia Alfaro) in the losers round by score of
2-0 (21-15, 21-16. Cuba (Canet and Estévez) made
it into the semi finals with a 2-0 (21-17,
21-16) victory over Guatemala.
The semi finals will be
played on Sunday, May 16, at the beach of Puerto
Arista, starting at 9:00 a. m. with the matches
CAN 1 vs. PUR y CAN 2 vs. CUB.
Saturday’s women results:
CAN 1 d. CRC (21-15,21-6), CUB d. GUA (21-17,
21-16), CAN 2 d. MEX 2 (21-12, 21-14), PUR d.
USA (19-21, 21-15, 19-17), CAN 2 d. GUA (21-17,
21-11) y PUR d. CRC (21-15, 21-16).