U21 Pan American Cup pool-play match results from Sunday

Photo courtesy of the FIVB and NORCECA

The U21 Pan American Cup began on Sunday with pool-play matches. Check out the opening-day match results and the updated standings from this qualification tournament for the FIVB U21 World Championship.

Pool A matches
Puerto Rico def. United States 27-25, 27-25, 21-25, 25-20
Cuba def. Dominican Republic 25-19, 25-18, 25-23

Pool B matches
Canada def. Chile 25-17, 25-12, 22-25, 25-15
Colombia def. Peru 25-23, 25-21, 25-17

Off the Block Top NCAA Player of the Day
Brett Wildman, Penn State — Wildman led the United States with both 15 kills and three aces in a four-game loss to Puerto Rico

Pool A standings

Team Record Points
1. Cuba 1-0 5
2. Puerto Rico 1-0 4
3. United States 0-1 1
4. Dominican Republic 0-1 1

Pool B standings

Team Record Points
1. Colombia 1-0 5
2. Canada 1-0 4
3. Chile 0-1 1
4. Peru 0-1 1