Peru’s national volleyball team beat Guatemala 25-9, 25-13, 25-15 to reach the quarterfinals of the Eighth Women’s Pan American Cup, currently held in Miami, USA.
The Peruvian team (placed in 17th position of FIVB ranking) will meet the loser of the match between Brazil and Dominican Republic to be played on Thursday.
The Women’s Pan American Cup is a qualifying tournament into the 2010 FIVB World Grand Prix and the 2009 Women’s Final Four.
After the preliminary pool round which ended yesterday, the Pan American Cup quarterfinal and classification matches are set for July 2nd, followed by semifinal matches and additional classification matches on July 3rd.
The championship match and final classification round matches are scheduled for July 4th.
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