The Antigua and Barbuda Netball Association (ABNA) has named a 12-member team and two reserves as they finalise preparations for the country’s participation in the Netball World Cup Qualifiers slated for October 15-22 in Jamaica.
Included on the team are the experienced Seymone Parkes, Amey Lake and Patara Davis. Also selected are Jamila Fitz, Tashana Bloomfield, Sanchez Martin, Shermaine Reifer, Sharifa Simmons, Kianna Simmons, Tanya Green, Laureen Lockhart, and Saska Diamond.
The two reserve players are Naomi Ephraim and Tricia Headley.
The team is coached by Lisa Smith with Lauren Smith as her assistant. Gregory Matthew will travel as the team’s physiotherapist.
The team has been in preparation for some months now and will be hoping to qualify for the Netball World Cup slated for Cape Town, South Africa from July 28 to August 6 next year.