By: Curtis Morton
The Nevis selectors last evening ratified the two teams that will represent the island in upcoming tournaments.
The senior Nevis team has been finalized after completing their final trial match on Sunday 23rd June.
The team reads:
Nevis Senior Team
Tonito Willett – Captain
Javier Liburd – Vice Captain
Dewan Phillip (will be considered after recovery from injury)
**No Manager or Coach selected as yet.
Nevis is due to engage St.Kitts at the ET Willet Park from the 5th to 7th July.
Meanwhile, the under 19 Nevis team was also ratified and released. The Nevis under 19 team is set to play against their Kittitian counterparts on Wednesday 26th June at the ET Willet Park starting at 10.00 am. Another one day match will be played between the two teams on Thursday 27th June at the same venue. This as a part of the Leeward Islands under 19 tournament.
Dymon Parris – Captain
Theron Bussue – Vice Captain
Coach – Gerard Charles
Manager – Ralph Allen
Notably missing from the line up are Ross Powell, Colin Archibald; Saeed Williams and Philo Wallace who are currently in St.Kitts trying out for the Leewards under 17 team which is due to be selected shortly to participate in the WICB under 17 tournament which bowls off on the 29th June. Word out of St.Kitts indicates that Ross Powell struck 38 and 55 in the trial match on the weekend; Saeed Williams got 21 and Colin Archibald and Philo Wallace got among the wickets.