Nicaraguan Federation replaces resigning members
MANAGUA, Nicaragua, August 24, 2020 – Marlon Narvaéz and Norma
Vásquez were elected as Secretary and Treasurer, respectively,
as part of the Executive Committee of the Nicaraguan Volleyball
Federation (FNVB) following the Extraordinary Assembly held on
August 22 at the premises of the Nicaraguan Olympic Committee
The Assembly had as main item the election of these two new
members after the vacancies created by the resigning of
Magdalena Sandoval (Secretary) and Martha Morales (Treasurer).
The Assembly had the presence of 15 persons among president and
representatives of the Volleyball Department Associations, and
members of the Executive Committee of the FNVB, 13 of them with
right to vote in the election.
Narvaez, president of the Association of Carazo and Yenil Lopez,
president of the Associaton of Los Minas, were proposed as
candidate for Secretary. In the election, Narvaez received 10
votes in favor against three by Lopez.
Meanwhile, Vásquez, vice president of the Jinoteca Association,
was the only one proposed for the position as Treasurer,
receiving 12 votes in favor and one abstention.
The Executive Committee of the FNVB is composed now by Bertha
Cuadra (President), Aarón Silva (Vice President), Marlon Narváez
(Secretary), Norma Vásquez (Treasurer) and René Quintana
Schedule of national events
Among other topics, the Assembly discussed the calendar and
hosts of the national events of volleyball for the rest of the
For the time being, Granada remains as site for the U20 National
Female on September 26-27 while the RACCS will receive the U21
Male event on October 24-25.
The U23 Male National will take place in Managua on Octobe
31-November 1, National Selective Men’s on November 14 and the
National Selective Women’s on November 21 and the U23 Female
National on December 5-6.