Continental Qualifier for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games, Nanjing, China
|4 February 2014|
|06||Round-Robin||6:30pm||ARG - PUR||16 - 0||Final||x 2|
The 6th match of the Men’s Youth Pan Am Championships 2014 featured Argentina vs. Puerto Rico. Argentina scored their 1st item of the match in the 3rd minute with a powerful hit from the half by their captain, # 7, M. Casella, beating the Puerto Rican keeper. Argentina scored their 2nd item. With quick passing and endless attack by Argentina in the 1st period the score races to 4-0 in favor of Argentina.
2 quick goals in the first 2 minutes of the 2nd period saw the score climb to 6-0. #7 for Argentina, M. Casella scores a very skilful reverse stick deflection to bring the score to 7-0. Within less than a minute Argentina scored again off of a defensive blunder, to bring the score to 8-0. At the end of the 2nd period the score climbed to 11-0 in favor of Argentina.
With rapid ball movement and clinical finishing the score raced on to ARG 12 – PUR 0 in the first few minutes of the 3rd period. Continuing their dominance of the match, Argentina wrap up proceedings with a score line of 16-0 in their favor, stamping their authority as the top scoring team on the day.
|PUR||21||10||ESPINOSA SOTO Gilberto||Yellow|