Nicole Fawcett Shines In First Start For Uberlândia. Superliga Recap.

  0 Liam Smith | November 05th, 2017 | Brazilian League, Brazilian Volleyball, International Volleyball, News, Pro Indoor, South American Volleyball

2017-2018 BRAZILIAN WOMEN’S SUPERLIGA

Nicole Fawcett delivered on her first start of the season as Dentil Praia Clube/Uberlândia beat Fluminense 3-0 (25/17 25/15 25/20). After starting Uberlândia‘s first four games on the bench, as she slowly improved her physical shape, she was the game’s highest scorer with 13 points (12 of 24 in attacks, one block). Arianne Tolentinho had 7 points in the losing effort. Fluminense was out-blocked 12 to 4 by Uberlândia.

Below, you’ll find all results from this round’s match-ups:

Team of the week: Dentil Praia Clube/Uberlândia

Uberlândia is dominating its competition early into the season. After five games, the team is yet to lose a set. With such a star studded roster, it looks like its chemistry is getting better as each game goes by.

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A equipe Dentil/Praia Clube conquistou, na noite deste feriado de 02 de novembro, a quinta vitória consecutiva na Superliga Feminina 2017/2018!! 🏆🙌🏽 O jogo da noite foi contra o Fluminense (RJ), na Arena Praia, em duelo válido pela quarta rodada do campeonato nacional. Em 1h18min de partida, as praianas deram um show em quadra e derrotaram as visitantes por 3 sets a 0, parciais de 25/17, 25/15 e 25/20 💪🏽 Com o resultado, o grupo comandado pelo técnico Paulo Coco continua na liderança da tabela somando 15 pontos em cinco embates realizados, sem perder nenhum set. Boa, meninas!! 🥇🏐👏🏽😊 Notícia completa e fotos no nosso site 📲💻#VaiPraCimaDentil #praiaclube #dentil #vôlei #vitória

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Player of the Week: Nicole Fawcett

After starting all of Uberlândia‘s previous games on the bench, as the team took its time to build her fitness levels up to playing standards, Nicole didn’t disappoint the thousands of fans at Praia Clube’s Arena. She delivered a very solid, controlled performance that left the fans wanting to see more, as this game in particular only went to three quick sets. When all was finished, she finished the contest with 13 points (12 of 24 hitting, plus one block) in Uberlândia‘s quick win over Fluminense.

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SUPER EXCITED to be going back to play in Brazil again! Dentil/Praia Clube- can't wait!!! 🙌🏻💃🏼💛😁 #happycheesysmile

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Standings

Rk. Team Points
1 DENTIL PRAIA 15
2 SESC RJ 11
3 VOLEI NESTLE 11
4 CAMPONESA/MINAS 7
5 HINODE BARUERI 7
6 VOLEI BAURU 7
7 ESPORTE CLUBE PINHEIROS 5
8 BRB/BRASILIA VOLEI 4
9 FLUMINENSE F.C. 3
10 SAO CRISTOVAO SAUDE/SAO CAETANO 3
11 SESI-SP 1
12 RENATA VALINHOS/COUNTRY 1

 

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