Sequiel Sanchez of Puerto Rico with MVP Award at CACG
BARRANQUILLA, Colombia, August 2, 2018. - Puerto Rican Sequiel
Sanchez received the Most Valuable Player - MVP - Award at the
2018 XXIII Central American and Caribbean Games at Humberto
Sequiel Sanchez obtained the award after Puerto Rico won the
Gold Medal match to Colombia in straight sets 3-0 (25-14, 25-21,
25-14) with a remarkable performance, winning their fifth gold
medal in the history of the event, having played a total of nine
Sanchez was also granted with the Second Best Wing Spiker award.
Also from the gold medalist team, Maurice Torres received the
recognitions of Best Opposite and Beset Server, along with Arnel
Cabrera, named the Best Receiver.
The Best Scorer of the tournament was handed to Liberman Agamez
of Colombia, whose team won the silver medal in their first ever
podium at Central American and Caribbean Games.
Mexico’s Pedro Rangel was recognized as the Best Setter and Marc
Honore of Trinidad and Tobago the First Best Blocker.
Cuban Yonder Garcia was the Best Libero and Best Digger. Also
from Cuba, Manuel Lopez was the First Best Wing Spiker and Livan
Osoria the Second Best Blocker.
1. Puerto Rico; 2. Colombia; 3. Mexico; 4. Cuba; 5. Venezuela;
6. Dominican Republic; 7. Guatemala; 8. Trinidad and Tobago.