GATINEAU, Canada, June 22, 2015 – Teams from seven countries
divided into two pools will compete at the U21 Men’s Pan
American Cup at the Centre Sportif de Gatineau from June 23 to
The teams taking part in the competition are hosts Canada, Chile
and Mexico in Pool A and Barbados, Brazil, El Salvador and
United States in Pool B.
A preliminary round-robin will be played from June 23 to 25 with
the top two teams from each pool advancing directly to the
semifinal phase. The quarterfinals will be disputed in crossed
matches between the teams placed second and third.
Inspection of team rosters, hotels, and playing and training
facilities by the members of the Control Committee are scheduled
on June 21 with the general technical meeting on June 22.
The inaugural U21 Men’s Pan American Cup took place at Roberto
Duran Arena in Panama City with Venezuela claiming the gold
medal by defeating Canada 3-1 (25-23, 16-25, 25-19, 25-22).
Chile took home the bronze medal after defeating Puerto Rico 3-1
(26-24, 19-25, 25-22, 25-19).
Preliminary Round Schedule:
16:00 El Salvador v Brazil
18:00 Barbados v United States
20:00 Mexico v Canada
16:00 El Salvador v Barbados
18:00 Chile v Mexico
20:00 Brazil v United States
16:00 Brazil v Barbados
18:00 United States v El Salvador
20:00 Canada v Chile