Each team plays three pool-play matches in the 32-team main draw before 16 teams advance to a single-elimination bracket. On Tuesday, the women played two pool-play matches and the men played one.
Summer Ross and Emily Day beat Italy and Canada in other women’s matches, and Jennifer Fopma and Brooke Sweat defeated Canada. Whitney Pavlik and Annett “Nettie” Davis, filling in for
On the men’s side, No. 4-seeded
Stafford Slick and Casey Jennings were the only U.S. pairing to lose their tournament opener, falling to Latvia.
Matches continue Wednesday at 8 a.m. The women will conclude pool play and open the round of 16. The men will play their second pool-play matches.