After months of intense preparation for the 2017 U20 Male Leeward Islands Basketball Association (LIBA) Tournament, the Antigua and Barbuda Basketball Association (ABBA) is pleased to announce the final squad due to participate in the upcoming competition.
Selected were Ahmani Browne, Alexis Jackson, Danny Perez, De-lornje Jules, Ezekiel Francois, Javon Simon, Judah Ferris, Kellony Tonge, Lincoln Weekes, Michael Florian, Mico Scotland, and Tavarus Benta.(See Photos Below)
This year’s youth competition will feature five neighbouring countries, namely, Anguilla, Montserrat, St. Kitts, St. Maarten, Nevis, and host country, Antigua.
The competition commences on Wednesday 23rd and culminates on Sunday 27th August 2017.
On the opening day, the first game, featuring Anguilla vs St.Maarten, will be played at 3:00PM to facilitate an Opening Ceremony slated for5:00PM.
Subsequently, two games, St. Kitts vs Montserrat, and Antigua vs Nevis, will be played at 6:00PM and 8:00PM respectively.
Thereafter, three games will be played daily, with matchups at4:00PM, 6:00PM, and 8:00PM at the JSC Sports Complex.
ABBA extends special commendations to the parents and guardians, the team’s coaching and management staff, well-wishers, and all other stakeholders for their invaluable contribution and support in preparing the team over the last few months.