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NORCECA W: USA sweep neighbors, Dominicans also unbeaten

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source: norceca.net; Photo: twitter.com/Voleidominicano

United States beat Canada 3-0 (25-15, 25-17, 25-19) to remain undefeated in Pool A of the NORCECA Continental Championship in Morelia, Mexico.

Dominican R.

Dominican R.

The defending champions outscored Canada with a huge 42-22 margin in spikes, having a slight advantage in blocking as well (8-6).

United States kept perfect record (2-0) and six points, while Canada dropped to 1-1 with three points.

Jordan Larson-Burbach and Kelsey Robinson scored nine points in the US team, Tabitha Love had eight as Canada’s best scorer.

In same pool, Cubans were better than Costa Rica 3-0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-21).

Dominican Republic powered up against Trinidad and Tobago 3-0 (25-16, 25-14, 25-17) in Pool B for their second consecutive win at the tournament, having 2-0 score now. Trinidad and Tobago remained winless.

Dominican Republic took advantage of 32 Trinidad and Tobago errors, having a good margin in aces, too (6-1).

Dominican Republic’s top scorer was Yonkaira Peña (8). Channon Thompson led Trinidad and Tobago with 12 points.

Also in Pool B, Puerto Rico beat the hosts, Mexico, in a tough tiebreaker 3-2 (25-20, 23-25, 25-16, 18-25, 15-11).

Current standings.

Preliminary Round / Pool A / Day 2

Game Date/Time Teams Set Result per set Stats Videos
3rd game 28. 09. 2015 14:00 Cuba ( W ) VS Costa Rica ( W ) 3:0 25:14; 25:15; 25:21    
4th game 28. 09. 2015 18:00 USA ( W ) VS Canada ( W ) 3:0 25:15; 25:17; 25:19    

Preliminary Round / Pool B / Day 2

Game Date/Time Teams Set Result per set Stats Videos
3rd game 28. 09. 2015 16:00 Trinidad & Tobago ( W ) VS Dominican Republic ( W ) 0:3 16:25; 14:25; 17:25    
4th game 28. 09. 2015 20:00 Mexico ( W ) VS Puerto Rico ( W ) 2:3 20:25; 25:23; 16:25; 25:18; 11:15    

 

To see standings, results, stats, etc, visit our page Norceca Continental Championship 2015 W.

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