Dominican Republic repeats as NORCECA U-18 champions
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, September 7, 2016 - Dominican Republic
achieved its second consecutive U-18 continental title by
defeating the United States in dramatic fashion.
The Dominicans rallied from a 0-2 deficit to beat the United
States in five sets by scores of 18-25, 17-25, 25-22, 25-20,
"I am thrilled to achieve this second consecutive title. It was
great match and we managed to recover to achieve victory" said
Alexandre Ceccato, coach of Dominican Republic.
Natalie Martinez was the best scorer with 29 points and Madeline
Guillen contributed 22.