Bethania De la Cruz was selected the MVP
CAGUAS, Puerto Rico, September 17, 2011 – Dominican Bethania De
la Cruz was selected as the Most Valuable Player of the NORCECA
Women’s Volleyball Championship after leading her team to the
silver medal and also to a berth in the upcoming FIVB World Cup
in Japan next November 4-17.
De la Cruz’s teammate Brenda Castillo took home the trophies as
best digger, best receiver and best libero.
Veterans Logan Tom and Lindsay Berg, of gold medal winners USA,
received the awards as Best Server and Best Setter respectively.
Canadians Sarah Pavan and Marisa Field won the recognition as
Best Scorer and Best Blocker while Cuba’s Yanelis Santos was the
Hugh McCutcheon, the coach of USA, received the Eugenio George
Lafitta Award as the best coach.
MVP: Bethania De la Cruz (DOM)
Best Scorer: Sarah Pavan (CAN)
Best Spiker: Yanelis Santos (CUB)
Best Blocker: Marisa Field (CAN)
Best Server: Logan Tom (USA)
Best Setter: Lindsay Berg (USA)
Best Digger: Brenda Castillo (DOM)
Best Receiver: Brenda Castillo (DOM)
Best Libero: Brenda Castillo (DOM)
Eugenio George Award: Coach Hugh McCutcheon (USA)
1. United States
2. Dominican Republic
4. Puerto Rico
7. Trinidad and Tobago
8. Costa Rica