SANTIAGO, Chile, November 4, 2023.- Enrique Honorato was awarded the Most Valuable Player award of the Men’s Volleyball tournament at the 19th Pan American Games Santiago 2023 after leading Brazil to the gold medal in the Arena Parque O’Higgins.
Brazil claimed their fifth gold in the history of the Pan American. The last time Brazil won the Pan Am Games title was twelve years ago in Guadalajara 2011.
Joining Honorato during the awarding ceremony were his teammates Darlan Ferreira as Best Opposite and Best Server, Matheus Silva the Best Setter of the tournament and Maique Nascimento the Best Receiver.
From Argentina, Mauro Zelayeta was awarded the Second Best Spiker and Gustavo Maciel the Second Best Blocker.
Bronze medalist, Leandro Mejía of Colombia, was handed the award for Best Blocker.
Cuban Miguel López was recognized as the Best Spiker and Best Scorer. And Dominican Enger Mieses was named the Best Libero and Best Digger.