THE TT men duo of Daynte Stewart and Marlon Phillip were beaten in all three of their Pool D matches, during the fourth leg of the 2019 NORCECA (North, Central America and the Caribbean) Beach Volleyball Tour at Varadero, Cuba.
On the opening day on Friday, Stewart and Phillip were beaten 21-11, 21-19 by the USA II team of Troy Field and Ty Loomis in their first Pool D fixture.
On Friday night, Stewart and Phillip got another setback, after they fell to a 21-19, 21-17 to the Cuba II duo of Yosvany Carrasco and Karell Pina.
Yesterday morning, the Stewart-Phillip tandem lost 21-17, 21-17 to the Canada I pair of Ivan Reka and Simon Fecteau.
The TT pair were due to face the El Salvador duo of Tato Escobar and Pepe Vargas last evening, in the ‘quarterfinals loser’ stage.
In other matches in Pool D, on Friday, Field and Loomis got past the Canada I pair of Ivan Reka and Simon Fecteau 21-14 and 21-17, while Carrasco and Pina overcame Reka and Fecteau 19-21, 21-19, 15-6.
Yesterday, Carrasco and Pina teamed up to beat Field and Loomis 21-17, 21-17.