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Hidalgo, Mexico, June 15,2015 - In its third presentation, the Argentine Seniors' obtained its second victory overcoming Colombia 3-0 (29-27, 25-17, 25-15) with one more match go on Pool B of the the preliminary round of the 13h Pan-American Women's Cup held at Carlos Martinez Balmari Sport Centre at the University of Hidalgo. Argentina scored 43 spikes against 31 and also added 12 blockings against 6 finishing giving away 19 mistakes against he 23 received by the Colombian team.

The top scorer of the match were Josefina Fernandez (12) and Leticia Boscacci (11) while Emilse Sosa added 10 ralies to the winning team as Diana Arrechea, top scorer of Colombia followed by Ivone Montano with 9.

Press conference:

Guillermo Orduna, Argentine coach: Colombia presented a good team while we tried some other players winning confidence on some other players. It was good to improve along the match and find our own patch even though we look forward to a better match".

Yamila Nizetich, Argentine : They (the Colombian players) fought each ball and that is very good, we were not concentrated but on the second set we stared very seriously about the work we had to do".

Mauro Marasciulo, Colombia coach: "It is with pride to play a match like today against one of the strongest South American Tea, Argentina, mainly in the first set, we were very concentrated but we could not win like with USA. These are great opportunities to develop our goals for a good future great Seniors' Women Team"

Maria Alejandra Marin, Colombia captain : "We could have done a better match but our rivals are great experienced players and we are just getting it, now we wait the match v Puerto Rico".

(Photos 13th Pan-American Women's Cup)