Vincent finishes third in Group K
ST CROIX, Virgin
Islands, May 26, 2013 – St Vincent and Grenadines defeated
British Virgin Islands 25-19, 25-23, 25-17 on Sunday evening in
the match for third place at the NORCECA Second Round Group K
Tournament, a qualifier to the FIVB 2014 Women’s World
Championship in Italy.
It was the second
victory for St Vincent and Grenadines both in consecutive sets
off the winless British Virgin Islands.
Ralph and Bretisha Gregg concluded the match with double digits
in the scoring charts with 13 and 12 respectively for the
winners. St Vincent held a 10-5 advantage in aces while British
Virgin Islands had a 9-3 margin in blocks.
The best positioned
team in NORCECA Rankings as of January 1, 2014 among those that
finish in third place in all the six tournaments of the year
also will make it to the third round.