Contreras, Thompson voted CVL Most Valuable Players
ST AUGUSTINE, Trinidad, June 2, 2013: Dominican Republic Elvis
Contreras of Technocrats and University of T&T’s Channon
Thompson were voted as the Menn and Women Open Division “Most
Valuable Player” after leading their respective clubs to the
title in the Second Caribbean Volleyball League at the
University of the West Indies, Sports and Physical Educational
Centre, St Augustine.
Contreras, competing for the first time in the tournament led
Technocrats to the Men’s Open Division title with a 25-20,
25-19, 25-22 defeat of Toco Youths in the final while Thompson
inspired UTT past bitter rival Glamorgan 25-17, 23-25, 10-25,
27-25, 15-7 to repeat as Women’s Open Division champions in the
winner-take-all US$5,000 deciders.
Contreras also walked away with the “Best Scorer”, “Best Server”
and “Best Spiker” awards while team-mate Richard Chong of
Jamaica copped the “Best Digger” accolade and Portugal-based
T&T Professional, Marc-Anthony Honore, the “Best Blocker” award.
The other award recipients were Barbadian Alleyne London of Big
South East Port-of-Spain “Best Setter”, Glamorgan’s Ryan Mahadeo
“Best Receiver” and Toco Youths’ Abraham Eccles, “Best Libero”.
.In addition to Thompson, two of her team-mates also copped
individual awards in Sinead Jack “Best Blocker” and Courtnee-Mae
Clifford, the “Best Digger” and ‘Best Libero” awards.
import, Kim Tucker-Willoughby captured the most accolades on
the night, four, the “Best Scorer”, “Best Spiker”, ‘Best Server”
and “Best Receiver” while her compatriot and club-mate, Kayle
Mannis was named ‘Best Setter”.
Caribbean Volleyball League individual awards:
Men’s Open Division:
Best Scorer: Elvis Contreras (Technocrats)
Best Spiker: Elvin Contreras (Technocrats)
Best Blocker: Marc-Anthony Honore (Technocrats)
Best Server: Elvis Contreras (Technocrats)
Best Digger: Ricardo Chong (Technocrats)
Best Setter: Alleyne London (BIG SEPoS)
Best Receiver: Ryan Mahadeo (Glamorgan)
Best Libero: Abraham Eccles (Toco Youths)
Most Valuable Player: Elvis Contreras (Technocrats)
Women’s Open Division:
Best Scorer: Kim Tucker-Willoughby (Glamorgan)
Best Spiker: Kim Tucker-Willoughby (Glamorgan)
Best Blocker: Sinead Jack (UTT)
Best Server: Kim Tucker-Willoughby (Glamorgan)
Best Digger: Courtnee-Mae Clifford (UTT)
Best Setter: Kayle Mannis (Glamorgan)
Best Receiver: Kim Tucker-Willoughby (Glamorgan)
Best Libero: Courtnee-Mae Clifford (UTT)
Most Valuable Player: Channon Thompson (UTT)