NORCECA U21 Men’s Championship Set to Begin in Nogales

NOGALES, Mexico, June 9, 2024. – NORCECA and the organizing committee of the NORCECA U21 Men’s Continental Championship conducted several inspections ahead of the competition set to start on Tuesday, June 11.

In a joint effort, the Mexican Volleyball Federation, the Municipal Sports Institute of Nogales, and the Government of the City of Nogales welcomed the NORCECA Control Committee members to carry out the inspection of the competition hall, Carlos Hernández Gymnasium.

The Director of Competition, Alberto Arreola, led the inspections to ensure that all facilities meet the competition regulations established by the NORCECA Volleyball Confederation.

The organizing committee confirmed that the event will be streamed on Facebook Live  Federación Mexicana de Voleibol, A.C.

The NORCECA U21 Men’s Continental Championship is part of the qualification system for the 2025 FIVB U21 World Championship.

The 2024 edition will feature eight teams divided into two groups: Group A includes Nicaragua, Mexico, Suriname, and the United States; while Group B consists of Canada, Cuba, Guatemala, and Puerto Rico.

The top team from each group will advance directly to the semifinals, scheduled for Saturday, June 15, while the second and third-place teams will compete in the quarterfinals to complete the semifinal lineup.

Preliminary Round Schedule

June 11

2:00 pm   Cuba vs Guatemala

4:00 pm   Nicaragua vs United States

6:00 pm   Canada vs Puerto Rico

8:00 pm   Mexico vs Suriname

June 12

2:00 pm   Canada vs Guatemala

4:00 pm   Suriname vs United States

6:00 pm   Cuba vs Puerto Rico

8:00 pm   Nicaragua vs Mexico

June 13

2:00 pm   Guatemala vs Puerto Rico

4:00 pm   Suriname vs Nicaragua

6:00 pm   Cuba vs Canada

8:00 pm   Mexico vs United States