UNAPEC and UNEV win Volleyball medals at University Games
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, October 7, 2017 – UNAPEC and
Nacional Evangelica won the women’s and men’s gold medals in the
volleyball Tournament of the National University Games in the
UNAPEC claimed the women’s title by sweeping Autonomous of Santo
Domingo (UASD) 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-18).
Gaila González led the winners with 25 points while Julibeth
Payano contributed 11 points in the second crown won by APEC.
Jeoselyna Rodríguez and Marifranchi Rodríguez were the best for
UASD with 11 and 9 points, respectively.
UNEV claimed the bronze medal after a 3-0 (25-10, 25-17, 25-6)
victory over UNICARIBE with 18 points from Erasma Moreno and 9
by Junet Josif Con el bronce femenino se quedó la UNEV, que
doblegó en tres sets (25-10, 25-17, 25-06) a UNICARIBE, con 18
puntos de Erasma Moreno y nueve de Junet Jossif.
UNEV won their twelfth title following a five-set battle with
Technologic of Santiago (UTESA) that finished 25-15, 21-25,
30-32, 25-13, 15-7.
Francis Hilario had 27 points in the victory followed by José
Adames with 19 points. Janderlis Baldera and Jose G. Garcia
finished with 15 and 14 points, respectively, for the silver
UNAPEC claimed the men’s bronze medal with a 25-16, 25-21, 27-25
victory over ISFODOSU.
Mario Frías had 14 points for the winners while Manuel Hungría
added 11 in the victory. Melvin Jimenez had 18 for the losers
while Victor Castillo finished with 16.