Edya Espinoza MVP of AFECAVOL U20
BELIZE CITY, July 22, 2017 – Edya Espinoza of Costa Rica was
recipient of the award as Most Valuable Player of the XVII U20
Women’s Volleyball Championship.
The captain of Costa Rica won her second consecutive crown and
also took home the awards as best spiker and best receiver.
Paola Alvarado of Guatemala was the second best spiker.
Ruth Aguilar of Honduras was the best server. Nathaly Pérez was
the best scorer with 99 points besides being the best blocker
along with Adriana Dubon of El Salvador.
The best digger was Maria Castro of Costa Rica and Carmen Gomez
of Guatemala the best setter. Leonela Carcache of Nicaragua was
the best libero and teammate María Campos was the best opposite.
“In spite we didn’t come in our best shape we won the
championship. We did our best, the best from everyone and at the
end the attitude in each game earned us the crown,” Espinoza
“We were well motivated and didn’t want to let the title escape
and the character in each game, despite the loss to Guatemala,
kept us together,” commented Edya who also won the U18 crown of
AFECAVOL in 2015.