RIMINI, Italy, June 2, 2021 – Dominican Republic
evened up its win-loss record to 3-3 at the FIVB
Women’s Volleyball Nations League following a
3-1 (22-25, 25-22, 28-26, 25-21) victory over
Poland to close the second phase of the 16-team
Bethania de la Cruz and Brayelin Martinez, the
two main weapons of the Dominican side, led the
winning attack with 25 and 21 points,
respectively. Prisilla Rivera contributed 12
points in the victory while middle blockers
Annerys Vargas and Jineiry Martínez chipped in
with 9 and 8.
Magdalena Stysiac had a match-high 26 points for
Poland, followed by Martyna Lukasic with 12.
Klaudia Alagierska and Agnieszka Kakolewska each
scored 9 points in the losing effort.
The Dominicans held the advantage in attacks
61-55 while the Polish led in blocks 12-10. Each
team scored via 5 aces and the winners gave away
22 points in errors to 23 by the losers.