RIO DE JANEIRO (Pan American Games) - The Brazilian Olympic Committee (COB) has revealed the women's squad for the Pan American Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The women's team, managed by Antonio Carlos Barbosa, were drawn in Group A and will play Jamaica, Mexico and Canada between July 20 and 24.
The team, captained by veteran Janeth in her last official tournament before retirement, includes three new faces in center Isis de Melo Nascimento, guard Palmira Marcal and forward Tayara Pesenti.
Brazil women's squad for Pan American Games: Adriana Moises Pinto, Graziane Coelho, Janeth Arcain, Kelly da Silva Santos, Isis de Melo Nascimento, Jucimara Dantas, Karen Gustavo, Micaela Jacintho, Palmira Marcal, Patricia de Oliveira Ferreira, Soeli Garvao, Tayara Pesenti.
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