New record for highest scoring match

LA PAZ, Baja California Sur, June 7, 2022 – A new record for the highest scoring match was the result of the traditional duel between Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic to start the U21 Women’s Junior Pan American Cup at Arena La Paz on Tuesday.

The five-set battle won by Puerto Rico 3-2 (25-23, 27-29, 25-22, 24-26, 16-14) totaled 231 points erasing the previous mark of 216 set on May 14, 2019 when Puerto Rico defeated Chile 3-2 (26-24, 19-25, 27-25, 17-25, 15-13).

Roosevelt Comarazamy, NORCECA Press Officer, made the announcement from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, the site of the organization’s headquarters.