Kathia Sánchez: MVP Week 10 in Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, April 3, 2019 – Kathia Sánchez, the
setter of Indias de Mayaguez, had another good week in spreading
the ball for her side only that this time she added her best
offensive performance to win the honors as Most Valuable Player
of Week 10 in the Puerto Rican Women’s Superior League.
In two matches during the week, Sánchez had 22 points (8
attacks, 7 blocks and 7 aces) to go with 19 digs and 39 assists.
She is also leads the league with 458 assists.
The setter of Indias was also included in the Ideal Team of the
Week along attackers Vanessa Velez (Trujillo Alto) and Karina
Ocasio (Caguas), the middle blockers
Ivonessa García (Juncos) and Paola Rivera (Naranjito), the
opposite Aida Bauza (Trujillo Alto) and Xaimara Colón (Juncos)
The battle for the scoring title continues to be a very close
one between Paulina Prieto (442), Andrea Rangel (438) and Karina
Prieto has a comfortable lead in attacks with 395 while Neira
Ortiz dominates in blocks with 80. Rangel is tops in aces with
The defensive triple-crown is still under the control of Debora
Seilhamer who has 531 defenses and 431 receptions and an
effectiveness percentage of 11.29 as libero.