Argentina gets easy victory over TTO
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, July 4, 2016 – Argentina
defeated Trinidad & Tobago 3-0 (25-15, 25-12, 25-18) in a Pool B
match at Club San Carlos.
The Argentinean attack was led by the captain Yamila Nizetich
with 14 points, all via spikes; Tanya Acosta added 9, seven
spikes and two blocks. For Trinidad & Tobago the top scorer was
Krystle Esdelle with 10 points, 9 via attacks, and Channon
Thompson with 7.
Argentina’s coach Guillermo Orduna said to be satisfied for the
performance by his players and for attaining the goal of the
expected victory, with the only uncertainty how easy was going
to be achieved.
Yamile Nizetich, the captain of Argentina said to be glad for
the victory as the only task was to elevate the level of the
attack, especially after the tough match against Peru. At the
same time she was happy to see some of her teammates playing for
the first time in a match of the senior team.
Meanwhile, Francisco Cruz, coach of Trinidad & Tobago said his
team made a big effort to stay in the competition and also he
was able to use his injured middle blocker to evaluate her ahead
of the match against Costa Rica.
The captain of Trinidad & Tobago Renele Forde said to be
satisfied for the match, admitting that the Argentinean team is
superior by far. She also said that with the short time of
preparation, all the matches against strong opponents are seen
as preparation for the important match, the last of the
preliminary round, against Costa Rica.