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Once more the Juniors' and the Youth's face each other

General Alvear, Argentina, September 14 - The final match of the four-teams friendly competition held at the city of General Alvear, that the two grass-root teams use as part of their preparation for the South American Championships, will be very peculiar with both light blue - white teams facing each other. This Friday at the semi-finals, the Seniors' and the Youth's won each their matches 3-0 and therefore they will play the final match to decide the champion in the beautiful Mendoza scenery.

The first national team to qualify for the final match was the Juniors'. The team coached by Fabian Muraco defeated in straight sets, the Seniors' Province team of Mendoza 25-23, 25-19, 25-19. Once more, Gonzalo Quiroga topped the score with 20 points well sparred by the middle player Maruo Llanos that scored 14.

Them the Youth's, coached by Julian Alvarez also repeated the result of the preliminary round facing the Seniors' San Juan team, also a 3-0 (25-22, 25-23, 25-23) being Bruno Lima the top scorer of the light blue - white team with 14 points followed by Germán Johansen with 13. But the top scorer, was another Argentine Senior's player, this time with San Juan jersey, Federico Pereyra with 18 points followed by Marrcos Quinteros, another National team player with 12 points.

This Saturday it will end and outstanding organized competition in a state-of-the-arts stadium at General Alvear city, first with the duel between San Juan and Mendoza at 15.00 for the Bronze Medal and then, at 17.00 the Juniors' and the Youth's will go for the gold medal.

(Photos - National Men & Boys teams)