Dominicans Jeneiry Rosario and Yari Cleto won the silver medal of the women’s beach volleyball NORCECA Tour U-23 Los Corales de Punta Cana Tour U-23 tournament, held here.
Rosario and Cleto lost two sets to zero (21-9, 21-10) to Puerto Ricans Allanis Nava and Maria Gonzalez, who took the gold medal of the event. The Puerto Ricans showed a great level of play in the gold medal match.
While the Canadian duo of Sophia Hladyniuk and Emma Braticevic defeated the Dominican Republic’s Ruth Martinez and Crismil Paniagua 2-0 (21-14, 21-15) to take the bronze medal.
In the fifth place match of the event, Ximena Nuñez and Kianny Quesada of Costa Rica defeated Naomi Monney and Andrea Godoy of Guatemala 2-0 (21-15, 21-14).
Maryn McCoombs and Lucia Finlason of Cayman Islands took seventh place after Costa Rica’s Sofi/Molina doubles team failed to show up for the match.
In ninth place was the team of Nahima Silva/Ella Resau of Nicaragua, who contested three sets 2-1 (21-16, 18-21, 15-5) to defeat Daniela Vigil and Karla Tovar of, El Salvador.