Lima welcomes the U20 Women’s Final Four Cup
LIMA, Peru, September 4, 2018 – The U20 Women’s Final Four
Volleyball Cup will take place in Lima, Peru from September 6 to
9 at Manuel Bonilla Coliseum in the Miraflores section of the
Argentina, Cuba, Dominican Republic and host Peru are the
countries represented in the invitational event.
The teams will compete for three days under a round-robin
format, followed by the medal matches. Teams placed first and
second will play for the gold medal and those in third and
fourth places will compete for the bronze medal.
This is the second edition of the event with the inaugural
competition held in 2014 won by Peru with setter Shiamara
Almeida elected as the most valuable player.
The same teams competed in the inaugural event when Peru claimed
the title following a 3-1 victory over Argentina (25-19, 25-21,
Maguilaura Frías was the best scorer for Peru with 17 points,
followed by Angela Leyva and Coraima Gomez each with 13.
The Dominicans won the bronze with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-16)
over Cuba behind Massiel Matos’ 19 points.
17: 00 Dominican Republic v Argentina
19:00 Peru v Cuba
17: 00 Cuba v Dominican Republic
19:00 Peru v Argentina
17: 00 Argentina v Cuba
19:00 Peru v Dominican Republic
18:00 Third Place v Fourth Place
20:00 First Place v Second Place