Mexico and USA with two teams in quarterfinals
SEVEN MILES BEACH, Grand Cayman, March 26, 2011 – Mexico and USA
will have their two women’s teams battling in the quarterfinals
of the Cayman Islands Beach Volleyball Tournament being played
at the beautiful Seven Miles Beach.
Martha Revuelta and Xitlali Herrera of Mexico-1 continued with
their impressive play on Saturday when they crushed Lolette
Rodriguez and Valeska Hernandez of Nicaragua 21-7, 21-13 to make
it into the round of the eight finalists.
Meanwhile, the team of Vanessa Virgen and Cinthia Cruz of
Mexico-2 advanced with a 21-17, 21-19 close victory over Gina
and Ginette Selmo del Rosario of Dominican Republic.
Brooke Hanson and Lauren Fenarick of USA-1 entered the
quarterfinals with 21-12, 21-4 demolition work against Beatriz
Rivera and Yaileen Torres of Puerto Rico-2 while Brittany
Hochevar and Jennifer Fopma edged Kacie MacTavish and Julie
Rodrigue of Canada-2 by score of 22-24, 25-23, 15-10 in a
Other teams still in competition are Guatemala with Maria
Orellana and Lourdes Ramirez, Costa Rica with Natalia Alfaro and
Ingrid Morales, Canada-1 with Heather Bansley and Elizabeth
Maloney and defending champions Yarleen Santiago and Dariam
Acevedo of Puerto Rico-1.
The matches of Sunday morning have Puerto Rico-1 v United
States-2, Mexico-1 v Costa Rica, Canada-1 v Guatemala and
Mexico-2 v United States-1.
Saturday’s Women Results:
MEX-2 d. CAY (21-13, 21-12), PUR-1 d. JAM (21-14, 21-10).
Pool B: USA-1 d. ESA (21-7, 21-7), CAN-2 d. NCA (21-9,
USA-2 d. SKN (21-13, 21-9), CAN-1 d. TRI (21-9, 21-17). Pool
D: CRC d. DOM (21-14, 21-13), HON d. ISV (21-0, 21-0).
Pool E: PUR-2 d. BAR (21-12, 21-12), MEX-1 d. GUA (21-14,
USA-2 d. CAN-2 (22-24, 25-23, 15-10), MEX-1 d. NCA (21-7,
21-13), CRC d. TRI (21-8, 21-14), CAN-1 d. HON (21-10, 21-5),
GUA d. JAM (21-12, 21-11), MEX-2 d. DOM (21-17, 21-19), USA-1 d.
PUR-2 (21-12, 21-4).