Teams of USA, CAN and PUR dominate the quarterfinals
SEVEN MILES BEACH, Grand Cayman, March 26, 2011 – USA, Canada
and Puerto Rico booked quarterfinals tickets for their two teams
at the Men’s Cayman Islands Beach Volleyball Tournament, the
first stage of the 2011 NORCECA Circuit.
William Strickland and Lucas Wisniakowski of USA-1 entered the
final-eight round following a 21-18, 21-14 victory over
Jamaica’s Mark Lewis and Dellan Brown while Jon Mesko and Paul
Baxter made their way through with a 21-11, 21-14 win against
Dany Lopez and Gerald Umaña of Nicaragua.
Martin Reader and Chaim Schalk of Canada-2 battled for a 21-12,
23-21 win over Esteban Escobar and Gilberto Villegas of Costa
Rica, and Josh Binstock and Richard Van Huizen of Canada-1
defeated Honduras’ Luis Baide and Wilfredo Vega by score of
Orlando Irizarry and Amaury Velasco of Puerto Rico-1 defeated
Shawn Seabrookes and St. Claire Hodge of St. Kitts & Nevis 21-8,
21-14 and Roberto Rodriguez and Christopher Underwood of Puerto
Rico-2 recorded a 21-17, 21-14 victory over Fabien Whitfield and
Daneil Williams of Trinidad 6 Tobago.
Also advancing to the quarterfinals were Mexico’s Ulises and
Lombardo Ontiveros and Dominican Republic’s Yewddy Perez and
The Sunday’s morning quarterfinals round features: Mexico v
United States-1, Canada-1 v United States-2, Puerto Rico-1 v
Puerto Rico-2, and Dominican Republic v Canada-2.
Saturday’s Men Results
MEX d. TRI (21-11, 21-12). Pool B: USA-1 d. ESA (21-19,
21-12), CAN-2 d. NCA (21-17, 21-18). Pool C: PUR-1 d. JAM
(22-20, 21-9), HON d. BAR (21-16, 22-20). Pool D: CAN-1
d. DOM (21-12, 21-15), SKN d. CAY-2 (21-13, 21-18). Pool E:
USA-2 d. PUR-2 (21-17, 21-19), CRC d. GUA (21-14, 21-8).
USA-1 d. JAM (21-18, 21-14), USA-2 d. NCA (21-11, 21-14), CAN-1
d. HON (21-9, 21-13), PUR-1 d. SKN (21-8, 21-14), PUR-2 d. TRI
(21-17, 21-14), DOM d. CAY-1 (21-15, 21-13), CAN-2 d. CRC