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NORCECA 2017 M: Ninth title for USA, Christenson MVP

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USA won the NORCECA Championship with a 3-0 (25-17, 25-10, 25-12) victory over the Dominican Republic.



USA finished the tournament with a 5-0 record and won their ninth title. USA opposite Matt Anderson led all scorers with 12 points followed by middle blocker David Smith who scored 10 points. 

Canada secured their spot in the FIVB World Championship with a 21-25, 25-13, 27-25, 25-18 win over Mexico in the third-place match.



Tournament Awards

Most Valuable Player: Micah Christenson (USA)

Best scorer: Alberto Blanco (CRC)

Best spikers: Aaron Russell (USA) – Stephen Maar (CAN)

Best middle blockers: Jose Martinez (MEX) – Leonel Antonio Aragon (GUA)

Best setter: Pedro Rangel (MEX)

Best opposite: Sharone Vernon-Evans (CAN)

Best libero: Luis Chavez (CRC)

Best receiver: Jorge Barajas (MEX)

Best digger: Luis Chavez (CRC)

Best server: Joann Breleur (MQE)


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