The team led by Santiago Gómez Cora won the gold medal undefeated and two strong wins in the playoffs, 31-7 to the United States in the semifinal and 33-10 to Canada in the final.
In the group stage, they had surpassed 52-0 to Jamaica , 32-0 to Uruguay and 12-17 to Canada . It should be noted, they received only three tries against in the entire contest.
The Pumas 7s add their third Pan-American medal and the first gold medal, after the two silvers won in Guadalajara 2011 and Toronto 2015 . In addition, they took revenge with Canada , his executioner in both last finals.
The champion team is made up of Felipe Del Mestre, Luciano Gonzalez, Matías Osadczuk, Lautaro Bazán Velez, Gaston Revol, German Schultz, Santiago Mare, Tomás Vanni, Santiago Alvarez, Francisco Ulloa, Fernando Luna and Franco Sábato.
Despite the fact that their goal was the podium, the Women's Team completed a good performance today in Lima. With the wide-ranging 32-7 victories against Mexico and 34-12 against Peru, the team led by Daniel Villén said goodbye in 5th place. In the qualifying stage, they had fallen 24-14 to Colombia, 49-0 against the United States, and beat 46-0 to Trinidad and Tobago.
The team is composed of Mayra Aguilar, Florencia Moreno, Jaqueline Corzo, Gimena Mattus, Andrea Moreno, Mayra Genghini, Yamila Otero, Josefina Padellaro, Maria Laura Pedrozo, Valeria Casas, Valeria Montero and Brisa Trigo.
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