Pedlow/Schachter vs Gaxiola/Rubio for Boca Chica Men’s Title
BOCA CHICA, Dominican Republic, October 7, 2018 – Second-seeded
Sam Pedlow and Sam Schachter of Canada defeated top-seeded
compatriots Ben Saxton and Grant O’Gorman to reach the men’s
finals of the Boca Chica Beach Volleyball Tournament to be
contested on Sunday evening.
Pedlow and Schachter needed 38 minutes to defeat Saxton/O’Gorman
2-0 (21-19, 21-18).
The other semifinal match saw Josue Gaxiola and José Rubio of
Mexico winning 2-0 (21-18, 21-14) against William Allen and Ryan
Doherty of United States to earn the spot in the gold medal
The men’s final match will be contested at 19:00 with the bronze
medal match between Saxton/O’Gorman and Gaxiola/Rubio scheduled
In the match for fifth place, Cubans Karell Peña and Luis
Enrique Reyes will face Guatemala’s Andy Leonardo and Luis
Peña/Reyes beat Erick Zaun and Avery Drost of United States 2-0
(21-10, 23-21) while Leonardo/García won 2-0 (21-13, 21-15) over
Rubén Mora and Dany López of Costa Rica.