St Lucia edges Antigua & Barbuda in CC Beach Volleyball

BOCA CHICA October 6, 2019 – St Lucia defeated Antigua & Barbuda 2-1 as the elimination process of the NORCECA Beach Volleyball Continental Cup continued in Boca Chica on Sunday.

The Continental Cup of NORCECA grants one ticket per gender to the beach volleyball tournament of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Kerin Neptune and Noel Dala of St Lucia-B defeated Rosermarie Simon and Mali Nyota Peters of Antigua & Barbuda-A 15-7 in the decisive golden set of the best-of-three country versus country contest.

In the first match, Rosie and Peters beat Jamilla Lansiquot and Yosherbel Emmanuel of St Lucia-A 2-0 (21-13, 21-12) but Neptune and Noel answered back with a 2-0 (21-12, 21-13) win over Sharon Payne and Joelle Thomas of Antigua & Barbuda-B.