U.S. women get volleyball gold, Dominicans silver in Peru
Lima, Peru.- Defending champion United States defeated Dominican Republic 25-12, 25-20, 25-18, for the gold medal in the Pan American Women’s Volleyball Movistar Cup night in Lima on Sunday.
The Americans’ performance was powerful show of big serves and consistent blocking.
Nicole Fawcett led the U.S. scoring with 15 points, including 6 blocks and 3 aces; Lauren Gibbemeyer added 11 with 3 blocks and Kristin Hildebrand contributed 9 and Megan Hodge 8.
Dominicans Annerys Vargas, Yonkaira Peña and Prisilla Rivera had 8 points each in the losing cause.
Source” Dominican Today
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