NORCECA continues to aid in Volleyball development in St.
SINT MARTEEN, February 21, 2017 - NORCECA Volleyball
Confederation continues on its mission of improving volleyball
within its member territories, by recently giving the St.
Maarten Volleyball Association (SIMVA) a new indoor court.
This new facility will, by extension, aid in the development of
Volleyball and all indoor sports on the island. This new court
has been installed at the L.B. Scott Auditorium by SIMVA.
The official handing over ceremony occurred on Wednesday 15th
February, 2017. Present were Minister of Education, Culture,
Youth and Sports, Silveria Jacobs, SIMVA President Raymond
Jacobs and other sports officials.
Sports Minister Jacobs and SIMVA President Jacobs expressed
their gratitude to NORCECA, the Eastern Caribbean Volleyball
Association, President Glen Quinlan (ECVA) and President
Cristobal Marte Hoffiz (NORCECA) for their efforts in securing
the court for the island.
Minister Jacobs and president Jacobs were also of the view that
this facility will aid in the further growth in the sport of
Volleyball on the island.