Next Gen Men’s Team to Compete at Pan Am Cup
August 14, 2023: This week the NORCECA Men’s Pan American Cup begins at the Astros Arena in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Teams have been divided into three groups (two groups of three and one group of four teams), the top two group winners with the highest ranking will move directly into the semifinals, and the third-ranked group winner along with the second-place teams from each group will compete in the quarterfinals.
Group A consists of the United States, Puerto Rico and Chile. Brazil, Dominican Republic and Canada are in Group B, while Group C is composed of reigning champion Cuba, Mexico, Colombia and Peru.
The preliminary round will take place from Tuesday, August 15, to Thursday, August 17, with four daily matches starting at 2:00 pm (local time).
Canada’s first match is Wednesday against Brazil at 4 pm local time. Canada was the 2022 silver medalist; Cuba is the defending champion.
- Event web site: www.norceca.net\
Jordan Canham, Avonmore ON
Jesse Elser, Calgary AB
Evan Falardeau, Stratford ON
Isaac Heslinga, Orangeville ON
Zachary Hollands, Victoriaville QC
Logan House, Barrie ON
Jackson Howe, Calgary AB
Byron Keturakis, Surrey BC
Liam Kristjanson, Oak River MB
Fynn McCarthy, Lake Country BC
Matthew Neaves, Calgary AB
Darian Picklyk, Winnipeg MB
Jonathan Portelance, Châteauguay QC
James Vincett, Calgary AB
Dan Lewis, head coach
Dan Ota, assistant coach
Chris Voth, assistant coach
Lionel Bonnaure, performance analyst
Ashley Hiscock, athletic therapist
Louis-Jean Tremblay, strength & conditioning coach
Georges Laplante, team manager
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