GROS ISLET, St. Lucia, April 19, 2009.- St. Vincent and Grenadines closed out its participation in the Norceca-A first round tournament of the FIVB Men’s World Volleyball Championship with a victory over Bermuda by score of 25-11, 25-12, 21-25, 25-14. The winners ended the competition with a 2-2 win-loss record and the losers finished with a 1-3 mark.
Adolf Davis and Marlon Williams topped the scoring of the winners with 16 and 13 points respectively and Dominic White had 11. Brian Meindersma led Bermuda with 14 points.
“This tournament has been very important for the volleyball in St. Vincent because it is our comeback playing at this level. I am satisfied with the result of today and to leave the competition with a victory,” said Shaun Young, the captain of St. Vincent.
“It was a bad game for us as we expected to play better. But in general we feel good with our participation and because we know about the good job of our women team in St. Martin,” said Bill Bucci, the coach of Bermuda.