TEPIC, Nayarit, Mexico, July 8, 2022.- Teams from Canada, Cuba, Dominican Republic, United States and defending champion, as well as host Mexico, will be competing in the Men’s Final Six Pan American Cup to be held at the Amado Nervo Auditorium of Tepic, Nayarit, from July 11 to 17.
The Pan American Cup Final Six is a competition in route to qualify for the 2023 NORCECA Continental Championship, the 2023 Pan American Games of Santiago and the 2023 Central American and Caribbean Games.
The current Pan Am Cup champion Mexico and Dominican Republic are already qualified to Santiago 2023.
Members of the Control Committee held a joint meeting with the organizing committee presided by Carolina Lugo, general director of the Sports Institute of Nayarit on Friday to evaluate and carry out a first inspection at the Amado Nervo Auditorium.
Manuel Calderon of the Mexican Volleyball National Federation presented a report of all the facilities prepared for the competition, to which Ariel Saiz, competition director said to be satisfied pointing out the positive disposition of the sports authorities of Nayarit and of the Mexican Volleyball National Federation.
The competition starts on Monday with a preliminary round robin to determine the four teams moving into semifinals. The fifth and sixth seeded teams will meet for the decision of the last two places before the semifinals between the first seeded facing the fourth seeded and the third against the second. The winners will play for the gold medal and the losers for the bronze medal.
Monday July 11
16:00 Cuba v Dominican Republic
18:00 United States v Canada
20:00 Mexico v Puerto Rico
Tuesday July 12
16:00 Puerto Rico v Dominican Republic
18:00 United States v Cuba
20:00 Mexico v Canada
Wednesday July 13
16:00 United States v Puerto Rico
18:00 Canada v Cuba
20:00 Mexico v Dominican Republic
Thursday July 14
16:00 Canada v Dominican Republic
18:00 Cuba v Puerto Rico
20:00 Mexico v United States
Friday July 15
16:00 Puerto Rico v Canada
18:00 United States v Dominican Republic
20:00 Mexico v Cuba
Saturday July 16
16:00 Fifth v Sixth
18:00 Second v Third
20:00 First v Fourth
Sunday July 17
17:00 Bronze Medal
19:00 Gold Medal