RCI St. Lucia
posted on May 23, 2014 07:34
In an effort to boost preparations for participation in the upcoming Commonwealth Games, Saint Lucia's National Netball team will undertake a tour of Barbados for a three match practice series.
A 20 member delegation including 15 players are expected to make the tour which runs from May 27-31. Following the tour, the final squad for the Commonwealth Games will be announced.
Indira Roachford a volleyballer and netball shooter based in the United States of America will join the team in Saint Lucia after assignment for the Volleyball Association in Peurto Rico. She arrives here on May 26 and will also travel to Barbaods for the duration of the tour.
The tour by the team is being co-ordinated and funded by the Saint Lucia Olympic Committee and the Barbados Olympic Committee, with assistance from the Ministry of Youth Development and Sports.
Matches in the series are expected to start at 8:00 pm on May 28, 29 and 30.