ROAD TOWN, Tortola, October 13, 2023. — Dominica overwhelmed host British Virgin Islands in three straight sets to add another victory to their tally. The match 8 win was the culminating match of day 2 at the Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association (ECVA) U23 Male Championship. The final scores were 25 13, 25 7 and 25 13.
Nester James, with his 11 points, led four players from Dominica who had double digit totals in points.
This was also Dominica’s second win in as many games.
Captain Kymal Panchoo was the only attacker of the British Virgin Islands who troubled the Dominica defense. He had six points.
The British Virgin Islands were undone by aggressive serves, quick attacks and formidable blocking.
Dominica’s captain Keaun Reefe expressed his joy at a second win and noted that it was critical to build momentum as the tournament progresses.
Captain Panchoo of the British Virgin Islands, though humbled by the loss, gave the assurance that his team will muster the energy to rebound for their next game.
Dominica plays St. Maarten this morning, October 13. The British Virgin Islands come up against Grenada later this afternoon.