TTO and Suriname top Girls’ Pools in Aruba
ORANJESTAD, Aruba, July 07, 2018 - The CAZOVA (Caribbean Zonal
Volleyball Association) Youth Olympic Beach Volleyball Qualifier
kicked off, Eagle Beach Oranjestad, Aruba.
Tysan Selvon and Britney Choon of Trinidad and Tobago won Group
A; qualifying for the Semi-finals with two matches going to
three sets. Their first match was against Rose Etienne and
Carolina Richard of Haiti. 21-12, 13-21 and 15-11. They also
played the host in the final match of the day 17-21, 21-16 and
15-10 lasting fifty five minutes. Aruba represented by Kayla
Arends and Mali Rafini defeated the Haitians earlier in the day
22-20 and 21-10 to finish second in the group.
Group B was closed as the three teams all won one game and lost
the other. Suriname finished on top with a point coefficient off
1.2361, Suriname lost to Jamaica 21-10, 14-21 and 12-15 and
defeated US Virgin Island in a difficult match 21-7 and 21-19.
Jamaica then fell to the pressure of the US Virgin Island 21-16
US Virgin Islands vs Haiti
Aruba vs Jamaica