Puerto Rico sweeps Czech Republic
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, July 15, 2017 – Karina Ocasio led four
players in double figures as Puerto Rico swept Czech Republic
3-0 (25-20, 25-21, 25-17) for their second victory in as many
days in Group 2 on Saturday.
Ocasio had 16 points and was joined in the scoring by Daly
Santana, Alba Hernandez and Stephanie Enright with 12, 11 and 10
Mirosalva Paskova and Yuliya Stoyanova lead Bulgaria to a
pulsating 3-1 (15-25, 30-28, 31-29, 25-21) victory over Canada
in a Group 2 match in the FIVB World Grand Prix in Puerto Rico
Paskova scored 20 of Bulgaria’s points, while Stoyanova added
18. Canada’s Elizabeth Wendel was the top scorer in the match
with 24 points.
It was the third meeting between these two teams in the World
Grand Prix, having previously split two five-setters. And that
was the way this match was headed after long second and third