Five setters were the story of the day in Pool B on Monday as both Trinidad & Tobago and the United States rallied to force tiebreak sets, but neither could finish the comeback, falling to Puerto Rico and Cuba respectively.
Puerto Rico took down Canada for the gold while Cuba won bronze at the Challenge Cup.
Canada and Puerto Rico both earned sweeps to set up a meeting for Gold; NORCECA Women’s Challenge Cup (Day 3).
Although both teams had already punched their tickets to the 2018 World Championships, the battle for supremacy in Group A went the distance with Mexico surviving for the five-set win.
Mexico and Trinidad & Tobago each won in sweeps on Saturday to set up a final showdown for group supremacy after both secured tickets to the 2018 World Championships.
Mexico and Trinidad & Tobago took the first steps toward qualifying for the 2018 World Championships with Day 1 victories at the NORCECA Group C tournament.
NORCECA Pan-American Cup 2017 June 15-26, 2017 Lima, Peru Schedule/Results Group B Trinidad & Tobago 3, Chile 0 (26-24, 25-22,…
Peru and the Dominican Republic look to be setting up a battle of the unbeatens in the group finale on Wednesday.
Peru cruised past Chile and Cuba downed a wounded Canadian side on Saturday to kick off Group B action.