HAVANA, July 7, 2015 – Lisvel Eve Mejia, was named the Most
Valuable Player of the NORCECA Women’s Final Four Cup held at
the Sports City Coliseum where her Dominican Republic team and
Cuba clinched the two tickets available for the World Cup in
Cuban Melissa Vargas, the top scorer of the competition, and
Puerto Rican Aurea Cruz were the two Best Outside Hitters while
Cuban Daymara Lescay and Canadian Lucille Charuk made the
All-Star Team as the two Middle Blockers.
Puerto Rican Karina Ocasio was named the Best Opposite while her
sister Sheila Ocasio finished as Best Server.
Canada’s Jennifer Lundquist and Janie Guimod were selected as
Best Setter and Best Libero while Dominican Brenda Castillo and
Cuban Emily Borrel were Best Digger and Best Receiver,
Dominican Republic, Cuba and Puerto Rico ended with identical
number of wins and losses (2-1), while Canada finished winless.
While the Dominicans totalled 10 points, Cuba and Puerto Rico
both finished with 9 points and second place was decided by
point-ratio with Cuba besting Puerto Rico 1.06 to 1.06.