PLEASANTVILLE, San Fernando, Trinidad, July 10, 2022: Suriname’s Anakaba Meson captured the ‘Most Valuable Player’ award among his three individual honours after helping his country to a 2-0 win over host Trinidad and Tobago in the 2021 Caribbean Zonal Volleyball Association(CAZOVA) Youth Men (Under-19) Championship at the Southern Regional Indoor Sports Arena (SRISA).
In addition to the most prestigious individual award, ,Meson also walked away with the “Best Scorer” and “Best Opposite Player” accolades as his team secured a spot at the NORCECA Continental Championships next year.
The individual awards were dominated by Suriname with nine of the 12 going the visitors way.
For Suriname Rowensly Sibendi captured two awards, the “Best Server” and “Middle Blocker #2” awards while Brendan Hiwat (Best Setter), Nalam Bruce (Outside Hitter #1), Anfernee Lee A Leong (Outside Hitter #2), and Robert Benschop (Best LIbero) also picked up accolades.
The trio of Dejaun Williams (Middle Blocker #1), Mikael Ash (Best Digger) and Jedaiah Sanoir (Best Receiver) were the Trinidad and Tobago players taking home individual honours.
Best Server: # 12 – Rowensly Sibendi (Suriname)
Best Setter: #6 – Brendan Hiwat (Suriname)
Best Opposite Player: #18 – Anakaba Meson (Suriname)
Outside Hitter #1: #15 – Nalam Bruce (Suriname)
Outside Hitter #2: #16 – Anfernee Lee A Leong (Suriname)
Middle Blocker #1: #6 – Dejaun Williams (TTO)
Middle Blocker #2: #12 – Rowensly Sibendi (Suriname)
Best Digger: #16 – Mikael ash (TTO)
Best Receiver: #10 – Jedaiah Sanoir (TTO)
Best Libero: #12 – Robert Benschop (Suriname)
Best Scorer: #18 – Anakaba Meson (Suriname)
Most Valuable Player (MVP): #18 – Anakaba Meson (Suriname)