SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, July 6, 2021
– Teams representing Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico,
Panama, Puerto Rico, Suriname and host Dominican
Republic will participate in the NORCECA U23
Volleyball Men’s Qualifier to the inaugural
Junior Pan American Games to be held in Cali,
Colombia from November 25 to December 5.
The competition will be disputed at Palacio del
Voleibol Ricardo Arias of Santo Domingo from
July 12-16 with the top four ranked teams
earning tickets to the continental multi-sport
Hosts Dominican Republic will play in Pool A
alongside Guatemala and Panama, while Cuba,
Mexico, Puerto Rico and Suriname will compete in
The top two teams from each pool will advance to
the semifinals and automatically will receive
the tickets to Cali.
The teams are scheduled to arrive in Santo
Domingo on Saturday 10 and will go through the
preliminary inquiry by the control committee on
Sunday with the competition starting on Monday.
The semifinals are scheduled on Thursday and the
medal matches on Friday 16.
The preliminary round schedule of competition is
13:00 CUB v SUR
14:00 MEX v PUR
17:00 DOM v PAN
13:00 MEX v SUR
15:00 PUR v CUB
17:00 GUA v DOM
13:00 PUR v SUR
15:00 PAN v GUA
17:00 CUB v MEX