Cuban Roamy Alonso MVP of Challenger in Havana

HAVANA, Cuba, June 1, 2019 - Roamy Alonso of Cuba was named the Most Valuable Player of the Norceca Challenger Men's Volleyball Tournament, which concluded tonight with the victory of the local team and a seat in the World Qualifying Final the League of Nations.

Alonso himself, who turns just 22 next month, was the best blocker and in that position his partner Javier Concepción was second.

Also from the home team, left-hander Jaime Herrera won the most outstanding opposite; Marlon Yang in the service and reception, and Adrián Goide as a setter.

From Puerto Rico, the top scorer award was claimed by the opposite Javier Rodríguez (36 points), and the defender and libero went to Amel Cabrera.

In the attack the most distinguished in this order were the Cuban Miguel Ángel López and the Mexican Gonzalo Ruiz.

Cuba concluded with records of two victories, Puerto Rico 1-1 and Mexico 0-2.