Caceres, Contreras fire Technocrats to gold medal
ST AUGUSTINE, Trinidad, June 2, 2013: Dominican Republic duo,
Jose Caceres and Elvin Contreras were once again the main
scorers as Technocrats went one victory better than last year by
beating Toco Youths in the Men’s Open Division final of the
Second Caribbean Volleyball League at the University of the West
Indies, Sports and Physical Educational Centre, St Augustine.
Caceres ended with 14 points, 11 of which were kills while
Contreras had nine kills in his 11 points as Technocrats led by
Sean Morrison coasted to a 25-20, 25-19, 25-22 triumph in 72
For Toco Youths, which was on debut in the four-team
competition, Puerto Rico’s Pablo Guzman had a team-high 12
points while St Lucian Joseph Clercent got nine and Colin
Bernard five in the loss.
Earlier on in the bronze medal contest, Suriname’s Gino Naarden
and Keven Sporkslede were both in double-figures as BIG South
East Port-of-Spain ended on a high by sweeping past last year’s
winner Glamorgan 25-22, 25-20, 25-23.
Naarden tallied 14 points, all kills, while Sporkslede had 12
kills in his 13 points contribution for SEPoS which was without
coach, Gideon Dickson due to work commitments.
Barbadian Fabian Cox, Akim Bushe and Alleyne London also chipped
in with nine, eight and five points for SEPoS in the 72 minutes
On the other side of the net, USA’s Jordan Du Fault was the lone
player in double-figures for Glamorgan, with 13 points while
Bahamian Byron Ferguson (nine), Ryan Stewart (seven), Bahamian
Prince’tanique Wilson (six) and Jamaica’s Dellan Brown (five)
also chipped in, in the loser effort.