NORCECA Press Release
Fort McMurray, Canada, May 12, 2017 – The U21 Men’s Pan American Cup, a qualifier to the age-group FIVB World Championship in Czech Republic, features seven countries battling from May 16 to 21.
The top ranked team from NORCECA and the top team from South America will earn tickets from this event to the age-group FIVB World Championship to take place in the cities of Brno and Ceske Budejovice from June 23 to July 2.
Cuba, Chile and Puerto Rico will compete in Pool A while defending champions Brazil, Barbados, Guatemala and hosts Canada will battle in Pool B. The pool winners will receive direct passes to the semifinal round with the second and third placed teams competing in the quarterfinals phase. Opening day on May 16 features the matches of Cuba v Chile, Brazil v Barbados and Canada v Guatemala.