[www.inewsguyana.com] – Port Mourant Training Centre 1 (PMTC 1) carted off the first place trophy in the third annual Balram Shane Memorial Volleyball Competition on Sunday.
The side maintained their unbeaten record in the sport for the year with wins at the Albion Sports Complex Volleyball Court.
Ian Bagot, Mcrae, Quacy Matheson and Jason Seelochan were in brilliant form for PMTC 1 and they easily brushed aside Port Mourant Jaguars in straight sets, 21-16, 25-16, and 25-20, despite good plays from Buddy Motie Persaud, Javed Motie Persaud and Safraz Hussain.
The competition which was played on a round robin basis saw the teams battling in intense heat in the preliminary rounds, which were played on a two-best-of-three format.
The competition was organized by the Berbice Volleyball Association (BVA) and sponsored by Balram Shane General Store of Rose Hall, in memory of the late Balram Shane.
At the presentation ceremony held after the competition, PMTC 1 Captain, Jason Seelochan received the Balram Shane memorial volleyball trophy and $25,000 cash prize while the losing finalist received $15,000 cash.