CORDOBA, Mexico, October 10, 2015 - Nicholas Hoag of Canada was
recognized as the Most Valuable Player of the Norceca Men’s
Hoag was also recognized as Best Server of the competition that
finished on Saturday after his team beat Cuba 3-1 (25-23, 19-25,
25-18, 25-17) in the finals.
“It feels amazing, I owe it everything to my team. I think they
did a tremendous job helping me at change position in the middle
of the tournament. So it was really hard for me. They helped me.
I think my team is the MVP of this tournament. I’m glad we won
it all together,” said Hoag.
The Best Scorer Award was given to Richard Smith Hall of Costa
Rica, while the Best First Outside Hitter was won by John Gordon
Perrin of Canada and the Second Best Outside Hitter was awarded
by Mexico’s Jorge Barajas.
Luis Tomas Sosa of Cuba was the First Best Middleblocker while
Daniel Jansen Vandoorn of Canada was the Second Best
Middleblocker. The Best Digger was Puerto Rican Dennis del
Valle, who also received the honors as Best Libero.
The Best Receiver of the Competition was Yonder Garcia of Cuba,
while Cuban captain Rolando Cepeda was recognized as Best
Opposite and Pedro Rangel of Mexico was the Best Setter.