Olympics qualification men’s volleyball match results from Saturday

Photo courtesy of NORCECA and the FIVB

Check out the final scores from the Olympic men’s volleyball qualification matches that took place on Saturday and the updated tournament standings. The top team at each continental tournament will clinch the final berths to the 2020 Olympics.

AVC Asian Tournament semifinals
Iran def. South Korea 22-25, 25-21, 25-18, 22-25, 15-13
China def. Qatar 25-22, 25-18, 23-25, 25-20

CSV South American Tournament
Colombia def. Venezuela 23-25, 25-22, 25-19, 24-26, 15-10
Chile def. Peru 36-34, 24-26, 25-21, 25-21

NORCECA North American Tournament
Puerto Rico def. Mexico 26-24, 25-23, 25-23
Canada def. Cuba 22-25, 22-25, 25-12, 25-21, 15-9

Performances form current college players

Tomas Gago, Purdue Fort Wayne — Gago led Chile with three blocks and added two kills in a four-game victory against Peru.

Pelegrin Vargas, Purdue Fort Wayne — Vargas finished with 11 kills on a 55 percent offensive efficiency and added an ace to help Puerto Rico sweep Mexico.

Vicente Mardones, Limestone — Did not play in Chile’s victory against Peru.

NORCECA Tournament standings

Team Records Points
1. Canada 2-0 5
2. Cuba 1-1 4
3. Puerto Rico 1-1 3
4. Mexico 0-2 0

CSV Tournament standings

Team Records Points
1. Colombia 2-0 5
2. Venezuela 1-1 4
3. Chile 1-1 3
4. Peru 0-2 0