Sara Hughes/Kelly Claes claim second title in 2016
BOQUERON, Puerto Rico, August 7, 2016 -
Sara Hughes/Kelly Claes added his second title of the NORCECA
Beach Volleyball Circuit in 2016 season.
Hughes/Claes dominated in a quick match the Canadians Megan
Nagy/Marie Lapointe, 21-11, 21-15.
Hughes/Claes had won the stage in North Bay, Canada in July.
This is the sixth tournament in 2016 won by a USA
The USA’s Amanda Dowdy/Emily Stockman kept the third place by
defeating Idalia Andino/Yamaris Merced of Puerto Rico (21-12 ,
After the competition the award ceremony was attended by the
Honorable Mayor of Cabo Rojo, Roberto 'Bobby' Ramirez, Angel
Rivas, NORCECA delegate, Arnaldo Sanchez, technical delegate and
Jorge Sosa of Foundation 2010
Women’s Results Sunday
Hughes / Claes (USA) d. Nagy/Lapointe (CAN) 21-11, 21-15. 3rd
place: Dowdy / Stockman (USA) d. Andino / Merced (PUR)
21-12, 21-8. 5th place: Orellana/Orellana (GUA) d.
Veltman/Harnett (CAN) 21-18, 21-19.
7th place: González/Navas
(PUR) d. Mendoza/López (NCA) 21-10, 21-18. 9th place:
Morales/Avalos (ESA) d. Porrata/Acevedo (PUR) 21-11, 16-21,
Bennett/Valenciana (ISV) d. Charles/Bethamy (ISV) 21-17, 21-17.
Semifinals: Hughes/Claes (USA) d. Dowdy/Stockman (USA)
19-21, 21-15, 15-13; Nagy/Lapointe (CAN) d. Andino/Merced (PUR)
Consolation 5th-8th: Orellana
/Orellana (GUA) d. González/Navas (PUR) 13-21, 21-17, 15-10;
Veltman/Harnett (CAN) d. Mendoza/López (NCA) 21-14, 21-19.
1-USA1 2-CAN1 3-CAN2 4-PUR2 5-GUA 6-CAN 2 7-PUR 3 8 – NCA
9-ESA 10-PUR1 11- ISA 1 12-ISV 2