Five teams confirmed for PATHF Division I tournament

Nov. 11, 2008, 12 a.m. (ET)
Five teams have officially been confirmed for the Pan American Team Handball Federation Division I tournament: Chile, El Salvador, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the United States. The five teams will face off Nov. 22 to Nov. 26 in Mexico City. The top two teams will advance to the Pan American Elite Championships, scheduled for the second week of June 2009. USA Team Handball's women's national team will be preparing next week in Chicago for the competition.