USA’s Rhamat Alhassan the MVP at Women’s U-20 NORCECA


GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala, July 13, 2014.-  USA’s Middle Blocker Rhamat Alhassan was selected as the Most Valuable Player of the Women’s NORCECA Continental Championship whose effectiveness over the net played an important role for the Americans Gold Medal.


Alhassan Rhamat was joined in the awarding ceremony by teammates Courtney Schawan as the Best Spiker, Jordyn Poulter as the Best Setter and Molly Sauer who was appointed as Best Receiver and Best Digger.


From Cuba, Melissa Vargas received the awards for Best Scorer and Best Server. Dayessi Luis was awarded as the Best Libero.


The awards also included an All Star Team:



Outside Hitter: Courtney Schwan, USA

Outside Hitter: Diaris Perez, CUB

Middle Blocker: Rhamat Alhassan, USA

Middle Blocker: Patricia Valle, MEX

Opposite: Gaila Gonzalez, DOM


The awarding ceremony was presided by Cristobal Marte Hoffiz, President of NORCECA, Marta Centeno de Sajche, President of AFECAVOL and Enrique Santis, President of the Guatemalan Volleyball Federation accompanied by members of his Executive Committee.