Wednesday, August 28, 2013 - Barbados Juniors scored a tremendous upset by defeating defending champions Sandy Crest Medical Centre Deacons in five sets when the Goddard Enterprises Limited senior volleyball knockouts continued last night at the Wildey Gym.
The Juniors soared to a record 4/0 by stopping Deacons 17-25, 25-14, 25-23, 19-25, 15-12. Tremendous attack from Jabarry Goodridge, Ammuniki Wood and Andriy Stapleton proved too potent for Deacons with only Kyle Browne countering with any degree of consistency.
While the Juniors seemed to conjure up winners in every substitution, Deacons’ coach Ewlyn Oxley never made the best choice of suiting up and inserting himself to try to stop the rampaging Juniors.
Last year’s losing finalists Chargers advanced to 3/0 by defeating Foundation United 25-20, 25-16, 25-17 with Jamaican Mark Lewis being unstoppable for Chargers.
The women’s games ended in straight sets with league queens Warrens Jaguars moving to 3/0 by dumping Club United 25-20, 25-12, 25-19. Flow Sentry Brokers Deacons crushed Toners, 25-21, 25-11, 25-12.