SAN VICENTE DE CAÑETE, Peru, September 25, 2016 – The Dominican Republic won their third consecutive title at the U23 Women’s Pan American Cup with a sweeping victory over Argentina 3-0 (25-21, 25-19, 25-19) in front of a crowd of more than 4,000 fans at Lolo Fernandez Coliseum on Sunday.
The Dominicans now have defeated Brazil, Colombia and Peru in the finals of the three editions of the event that has taken place in Perú in all the occasions.
Brayelin Martinez finished the match with 20 points, followed by her sister Jineiry Martinez who had 13, including three blocks.
Daniela Bulaich had 10 points for Argentina, while Sol Piccolo and Candelaria Herrera finished with 9 and 8 points, respectively, in the loss.
The winners held advantages in attacks (36-32), blocks (9-5) and aces (4-3). They also made 19 unforced errors to 26 by the losers.