Llaneras return with victory to PR Superior League


TOA BAJA, Puerto Rico January 24, 2019 - The Llaneras of Toa Baja made their return to the Senior Women's Volleyball League with a victory in four sets against the Amazonas of Trujillo Alto.

 Las Llaneras dominated with scores of 25-14, 19-25, 25-17, 25-15.


Rookie, Kanisha Jiménez and the center, Dulce María Téllez lead with 16 points each. For the Amazonas, Adriana Viña - Joy scored 17 points.


The setter of Toa Baja, Jizzyan Gesualdo accumulated 18 assists, added four points and made 13 defenses. Her counterpart in Trujillo Alto, Wilmarie Rivera made 11 assists in the set-up.


In the other two matches of the inaugural night of the LVSF, the Changas de Naranjito defeated Valencianas de Juncos (25-18, 25-14, 26-24).


Andrea Rangel raked up 23 points and Legna Hernández added 15 points for the Changas while the best for Juncos was Paulina Prieto with 18 points.


In Aibonito, the visitors, Indias de Mayagüez, achieved their first three points in the standings by beating the Polluelas 3-1 (22-25, 25-21, 2518, 25-20).


Sarai Álvarez contributed 26 points in the triumph of Indias.