Brenda stands out as best libero in Brazilian League
BAURU, Brazil, March 10, 2017 – Stellar Brenda Castillo of
Dominican Republic continues to show her outstanding defensive
abilities as the diminutive athlete leads all libero players in
the Brazilian Women’s Super League 2016-17.
Playing for Genter Volei Bauru and coached by Marcos Kwiek his
mentor in the Dominican Republic team, Castillo ranks as the
defensive queen with a 57.05 percentage of defenses.
Brenda, who is considered the heart and soul of the Dominican
squad, leads the category by a wide margin as Thasia Silva of
Dentil/Praia Clube is a distant second with an average of 42.8.
Camila Brait of Sollys/Osasco and Leia Silva of Minas Clube are
next with 38.0 and 37.0, respectively.
The Dominican Castillo, who has excelled as best libero in the
Azerbaijan League, many NORCECA and Pan American competitions,
the CEV Champions League and the London Olympic Games, has also
the best percentage in receptions with a 59.0 percentage.