Puerto Rico at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

Puerto Rico will compete at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics, in Nanjing, China from 16 August to 28 August 2014.

Puerto Rico at the
2014 Summer Youth Olympics
Flag of Puerto Rico.svg
IOC codePUR
NOCPuerto Rico Olympic Committee
in Nanjing
Competitors23 in 10 sports
Summer Youth Olympics appearances

AthleticsEdit

Puerto Rico qualified six athletes.[1]

Qualification Legend: Q=Final A (medal); qB=Final B (non-medal); qC=Final C (non-medal); qD=Final D (non-medal); qE=Final E (non-medal)

Boys
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Jorge Ely Sanchez Davila 200 m DNF qC DNS
Ezequiel Suarez Hidalgo 400 m 48.53 PB 10 qB 49.27 13
Dangel Cotto Serrano 400 m hurdles 53.99 13 qB 52.50 PB 10
Field Events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Edilberto González Shot put 16.67 14 qB 16.90 6
Girls
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Keysha Dumeng 400 m hurdles 1:02.21 PB 13 qB 1:02.63 5
Alondra Negron 2000 m steeplechase 6:46.98 PB 7 Q 6:44.46 PB 6

BasketballEdit

Puerto Rico qualified a boys' team based on the 1 June 2014 FIBA 3x3 National Federation Rankings.[2][3]

Skills Competition
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Round 1 Round 2 Total Rank Round 1 Round 2 Total Rank
Albert Roque Baez Boys' Dunk Contest 0 17 17 17 Did not advance
Pedro Villaman Pastrano Boys' Dunk Contest 22 25 47 8 Did not advance

Boys' TournamentEdit

Roster
Group Stage
Qualified for the round of 16
Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Lithuania 9 9 0 165 129 +36 18
  Slovenia 9 7 2 152 120 +32 16
  China 9 6 3 164 143 +21 15
  Puerto Rico 9 6 3 152 136 +16 15
  Poland 9 5 4 153 127 +26 14
  France 9 4 5 151 126 +24 13
  Hungary 9 3 6 158 165 −7 12
  Uruguay 9 2 7 103 154 −49 11
  Germany 9 2 7 118 149 –31 11
  Indonesia 9 1 8 86 152 −66 10
18 August 2014
18:00
Lithuania   17–14   Puerto Rico

18 August 2014
20:40
Puerto Rico   22–20   Poland

19 August 2014
20:00
France   15–8   Puerto Rico

20 August 2014
17:40
Slovenia   12–16   Puerto Rico

20 August 2014
21:40
Puerto Rico   '15–13   Indonesia

22 August 2014
19:00
China   19–18   Puerto Rico

23 August 2014
18:00
Puerto Rico   19–15   Hungary

23 August 2014
21:00
Germany   12–19   Puerto Rico

24 August 2014
18:40
Puerto Rico   21–13   Uruguay
Knockout Stage
Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Venezuela
L 18-20
Did not advance 13

Beach VolleyballEdit

Puerto Rico qualified a boys' and girls' team by their performance at the NORCECA Final YOG Qualifier.[4][5]

Athletes Event Preliminary round Standing Round of 24 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Sergio Figueroa Velez
Daniel Rivera Aparicio
Boys'   SahnehShobeiri (IRI)
W 2 - 0
Q Bye   BerntsenMol (NOR)
W 2 - 0
  Gomez – Hernandez (VEN)
L 1 - 2
Did not advance 9
  AmissahTetteh (GHA)
W 2 - 0
  BramontHeredia (PER)
  GauthierLoiseau (FRA)
W 2 - 1
  RosaSweeney (ISV)
W 2 - 0
Lina Bernier Colon
Valeria Cajigas Medina
Girls'   DanielJoe (VAN)
W 2-0 (21-16, 21-14)
3 Q   AndrianiRagillia (INA)
W 2 - 0 (21-15, 21-11)
  RamosLisboa (BRA)
L 0 - 2 (16-21, 12-21)
Did not advance 17
  MakroguzovaRugykh (RUS)
  MukantambaraUwimbabazi (RWA)
  HiruelaVerasio (ARG)
L 1-2 (21-23, 21-10, 11-15)
  BellKendall (AUS)
W 2-1 (19-21, 21-14, 15-11)

FencingEdit

Puerto Rico qualified one athlete based on its performance at the 2014 FIE Cadet World Championships[6]

Girls
Athlete Event Pool Round Seed Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Marie Colon Sabre

  Záhonyi (HUN)

  Crovari (ITA)

  Jeon (KOR)

  Toledo (MEX)

  Boungab (ALG)

Mixed Team
Athletes Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals / PM Final / PM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Americas 2
  Dylan French (CAN)
  Gabriela Cecchini (BRA)
  Karol Metryka (USA)
  Tia Simms-Lymn (JAM)
  Pedro Marostega (BRA)
  Aydill-Marie Colon Quinones (PUR)
Mixed Team Africa
W 30–20
Europe 1
L 29–30
Europe 3
W 30–29
Europe 4
W 30–28
5

GymnasticsEdit

Artistic GymnasticsEdit

Puerto Rico qualified two athletes based on its performance at the 2014 Junior Pan American Artistic Gymnastics Championships.[7]

Boys
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
F PH R V PB HB
Andres Perez Gines Qualification 12.150 36 11.100 31 10.850 37 13.950 17 12.675 19 12.900 15 73.625 30
Girls
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
V UB BB F
Paola Moreira Irizarry Qualification 13.500 18 10.500 24 11.700 26 12.100 17 47.800 22

JudoEdit

Puerto Rico qualified two athletes based on its performance at the 2013 Cadet World Judo Championships.[8]

Individual
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Rep 1 Rep 2 Rep 3 Rep 4 Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Adrian Gandia Boys' -66 kg   Zadro (BIH)
W 010-000
  Iadov (UKR)
L 000-001
Did not advance   Dermishyan (ARM)
L 001-100
Did not advance 17
Paola Acevedo Girls' -52 kg   Mondelly (HAI)
W 101-000
  Janashvili (GEO)
L 000-100
Did not advance   Tseregbaatar (MGL)
L 000-000
Did not advance 11
Team
Athletes Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Team Rouge
  Morgane Duchene (FRA)
  Ayelén Elizeche (ARG)
  Adrian Gandia (PUR)
  Mikhail Igolnikov (RUS)
  Lisa Millenberg (NED)
  Maria Siderot (POR)
  Sukhrob Tursunov (UZB)
Mixed Team   Team Kano (MIX)
W 5-2
  Team Ruska (MIX)
W 5-2
  Team Xian (MIX)
W 4-3
  Team Geesink (MIX)
W 4-2
 
Team Van De Walle
  Paola Acevedo (PUR)
  Leyla Aliyeva (AZE)
  Nokutula Banda (ZAM)
  Marco Montoya (COL)
  Ivan Silva Morales (CUB)
  Unelle Snyman (RSA)
  Peta Zadro (BIH)
Mixed Team Bye   Team Geesink (MIX)
L 3 – 4
Did not advance 5

SailingEdit

Puerto Rico was given a reallocation boat based on being a top ranked nation not yet qualified.[9]

Athlete Event Race Net
Points
Final
Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 M*
Lucas Miranda Martinez Boys' Techno 293 19 16 19 16 17 (20) 16 Cancelled 123.00 103.00 19

SwimmingEdit

Puerto Rico qualified one swimmer.[10]

Boys
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Yeziel Morales Miranda 100 m backstroke 57.79 23 Did not advance
200 m backstroke 2:08.92 27 Did not advance
200 m butterfly 2:05.99 18 Did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:09.97 20 Did not advance

Table TennisEdit

Puerto Rico qualified one athlete based on its performance at the Latin American Qualification Event.[11]

Singles
Athlete Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Brian Afanador Boys Group A

  Fan (CHN)
L 1 - 3

2 Q   Muramatsu (JPN)
L 0 - 4
Did not advance 16
  Bienatiki (CGO)
W 3 – 0
  Szudi (HUN)
W
Team
Athletes Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Intercontinental 1
  Anqi Luo (CAN)
  Brian Afanador (PUR)
Mixed Africa 3
  Salah (DJI)
  Alassani (TOG)
W 3 - 0
2 Q China
  Liu (CHN)
  Fan (CHN)
L 0 - 2
Did not advance 9
Japan
  Kato (JPN)
  Muramatsu (JPN)
L
India
  Mukherjee (IND)
  Yadav (IND)
W 2 - 1

Qualification Legend: Q=Main Bracket (medal); qB=Consolation Bracket (non-medal)

TaekwondoEdit

Puerto Rico qualified one athlete based on its performance at the Taekwondo Qualification Tournament.[12]

Girls
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Crystal Weekes Gonzalez +63 kg

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "3x3 basketball". FIBA. 24 June 2014. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
  3. ^ "3x3 - Pools unveiled for 3x3 event at 2014 Youth Olympic Games". FIBA. 24 June 2014. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
  4. ^ "Puerto Rican and American boys ticketed to Nanjing". FIVB. 13 April 2014. Retrieved 20 April 2014.
  5. ^ "Puerto Rican and Canadian girls grab spots to Nanjing". FIVB. 13 April 2014. Retrieved 20 April 2014.
  6. ^ "2014 Youth Olympic Games - Nanjing FIE Qualifications" (PDF). FIE. 10 July 2014. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
  7. ^ "2nd Youth Olympic Games Qualifiers - Gymnastics". FIG. 8 July 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2014.
  8. ^ "2014 YOG IJF Athlete List" (PDF). International Judo Federation. 18 July 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 August 2014. Retrieved 4 August 2014.
  9. ^ "2014 YOG Qualification Techno 293". International Sailing Federation. 5 July 2014. Retrieved 5 July 2014.
  10. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Swimming". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2014.
  11. ^ "Players Qualified for the 2014 Youth Olympic Gammes" (PDF). ITTF. 16 April 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 9 March 2014. Retrieved 20 April 2014.
  12. ^ "WTF Qualification Tournament for Nanjing 2014 – Day 2" (PDF). World Taekwondo Federation. 21 March 2014. Retrieved 22 March 2014.[permanent dead link]