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14-09-2014

AT THE YOUTH'S SOUTH AMERICAN CHAMP ARGENTINA WON THE GOLD MEDAL

Argentina had its revange match after losing the first one v Brazil

Paipa, Colombia, September 14, 2014 - The Argentine Youth's Boys Team - that qualified for the World Championship 2015 on Friday winning their semi-final match - this Saturday overcame their "classical" and strong rival, Brazil 3-0 (25-21, 25-23, 25-23) with Felipe Benavidez, Sergio Soria and Rodrigo Michelon winning the best outputs.

Argentina faced previously Brazil at the preliminary round and after winning the first two sets lost in an incredible coming back from Brazil 2-3. But then playing v Chile it qualified for the World Champ 2015 and this Saturday celebrated overcoming Brazil 3-0 and winning the continental championship at the most important match.

Even though the results show a tied match, Argentina led on all sets, showing a stronger performance of the whole team, recovering the title they won for the last time in 2010 (and 2008 too). Argentina also won with the same players coached by Gimenez the U Youth's South American Championship 2013.

The winners roster include: Ignacio Roberts, Matías Giraudo, Lucas Sferrayo, Juan Bucciarelli, Sergio Soria, Liam Arrecha, Agustin Loser, Jan Martínez, Felipe Benavídez, Luciano Coto, Jose Graffigna and Rodrigo Michelon.

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