Nicaragua remains undefeated
MANAGUA, Nicaragua, September 9, 2017.- Nicaragua remains
undefeated after defeating Belize 3-0 (25-15, 25-16, 25-14)
moving forward to win the XVII AFECAVOL U-21 Men’s Central
American Championship at IND Volleyball venue in Managua,
During the entire event, Nicaragua has balanced its offence and
against Belize it was not the exception; Denis Lopez led with 17
points, Byron Hernandez scored 9, Jonny Zeledon added 6 and four
other players chipped in with 4 points each. Francis Hauze of
Belize scored 21 points on a match-high.
Delio Arruebarrena, head coach of Belize said “this was a good
tournament for us, the boys played a lot and won international
experience; all this helps our players to develop more”.
Osman Hernández, head coach of Nicaragua indicated “my team is
still improving; today we used two bench players that helped us
win set two. The team has a lot of energy and we have players
with good height. The boys want to finish strong tonight”.