Jamaica teams for Florida netball tourney
Senior 'A' Business House netball winners and defending champion Scotiabank 'A' along with Senior 'B' winners Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) will be among 16 Jamaican teams participating in this year's Florida Netball Classic International Tournament, to be held tomorrow and Sunday at the Coral Spring Gymnasium in Fort Lauderdale.
Intermediate 'A' league winners National Commercial Bank (NBC) will also be making the trip this year. The two-day event has hosted up to 50 teams from countries such as Jamaica, Australia, New Zealand, England, Canada, Antigua, The Bahamas, Trinidad & Tobago, and The Cayman Islands.
Rollington Town All Stars, CARICOM Netball Team of Florida, JUTC, and Appliance Traders Limited are expected to give defending champion Scotiabank a strong challenge this year.
Rollington Town, the beaten 2014 finalist, includes Frrench sisters Nadine, Sade, and Jodi-Ann Ffrench-Kentish, who are all former Sunshine Girls, as well as Camille Henry.
The CARICOM team included ex-national players Carla Williams Borrego and Measha Brown.
FLOW, the 2014 consolation winners, and ICD, the mixed winners, will return to defend th titles.
The star-studded Scotiabank 'A' team will have former Sunshine Girls captain Naudia Brown, Marsha Murphy-Dawkins, Sateva Taylor-Barnes, Kameika Sherwood, Patricia McCalla, and former captain Malysha Kelly in their line-up.