Goalball: The quarterfinals are getting shape in Santiago 2023
Date: November 20, 2023
The stage group of the Goalball tournament in the Para PanAmerican Games – Santiago 2023 is coming to its closure and, by so, defining the road to the finals.
The men’s national teams of Brazil, Chile, and the USA, and the women’s national teams of Brazil and the USA, continue to be unbeatable in Santiago now that Day 3 has come to an end.
Regarding the women’s competition, spotlights are on the Brazil and USA teams for their outstanding numbers in today’s matches. Brazil defeated Guatemala by 11-1, with goals from Jessica Gomes Vitorino (4), Moniza de Lima (3), Ana Carolina (2), Ana Brito, and Katia Ferreira.
The USA squad defeated the host national team of Chile by 9-1, with goals from Amanda Dennis (5), Lisa Marie Czechowski (2), Asya Daniel Miller, and Mindy Cook.
Tomorrow, all the groups will meet their final standings, shaping the quarterfinals for all four groups, men and women.
Check out the results of the day and the standings so far, as well as the matches for tomorrow:
(w) Argentina vs Mexico: 9-7
(m) Venezuela vs USA: 5-15
(w) Canada vs Peru: 11-1
(w) Guatemala vs Brazil: 1-11
(m) Canada vs Argentina: 4-5
(w) USA vs Chile: 9-1
1.30pm – Brazil vs Mexico (w)
2.45pm – Argentina vs Venezuela (m)
4pm – Chile vs Canada (w)
7.15pm – Colombia vs Mexico (m)
8.30pm – USA vs Peru (w)
9.45pm – Chile vs Brazil (m)
Photo credit: Douglas Magno/Brazilian Paralympic Committee