Windwards U-19 Cricket Series
THE St.Lucia National Cricket Association has released the names of thirteen Under – 19 cricketers to represent the island at the upcoming Windward Islands tournament scheduled for St. Vincent and the Grenadines from June 20.
According to the SLNCA Operation Manager Brian Calixte the players were selected following training sessions over the last two months.
The squad includes prolific youth opening batsman and the youngest cricketer to make it on the St. Lucia senior cricket team at the recently held Windward Islands Goodwill Tournament played in Grenada Kimani Melius of Gros Islet. Kimani will have alongside him the run machine Vernillius Gabriel also of Gros Islet the inform Kester Charlemagne – South Castries, the stylish top order batsman Johnnel Eugene (vice-captain) of Babonneau and hard hitting middle order batsman Denzel James from Mabouya Valley.
The reminder of the squad reads – Christian Charlery (Captain) – Mon Repos, Collinus Calendar – South Castries, , Shadrack Descartes Mon Repos; Dane Edward, Gros Islet; VeronPreville, Gros Islet; Shervin George, Laborie; Joshua Mann, Central Castries and Keegan Patrick, Babonneau.
The reserves – Jard Goodman – Gros Islet; Simeon Gerson – Gros Islet; Zachary Edmund – Mabouya Valley, Kevyn Arnold – Babonneau, Stuart Calderon Babonneau and Julian Sylvester – Soufriere.
In SVG, the team will be under the watchful eyes of Head Coach Walter Emmanuel and Manager Tyrone Harris.