Team named for Carifta Games
The Bermuda National Athletics Association today announced a squad of 19 athletes to represent the island at the Carifta Games in Curaçao from April 15 to 17.
Included in the squad is four-times Carifta medal-winner Sakari Famous, who won the bronze in the under-18 girls high jump, the island's only medal at last year's games in Grenada.
Famous is also among eight survivors from last year's Carifta squad.
“We, the BNAA, are pleased to announce the 2017 Carifta Team,” Donna Raynor, the BNAA president, said.
“We have a total of 19 athletes who will be traveling with us to Curaçao with four officials and myself as president.
“We are very pleased with this selection which was proposed by our coaching staff and we look forward to some great performances at the Games.”
The full squad is as follows:
Teliah Wears - 200m
Lyndsey Palmer - 3000m
Sakari Famous - HJ
Inshanne Smith - HJ
Zekiah Lewis - LJ
Tiara DeRosa - SP, Discus
Brianna Mendes - 3000m
Deneo Brangman - 400m, 4X100m, 4X400m
Johndell Cumberbarch - 3000m 1500m
Aaron Jacobs - 800m
Quincy Kuzyk - 3000m
Ryan Outerbridge - 1500m
Suresh Black - 200m, 4X100, 4X400m
Lejuan Matthews - 400m, 4X100m
Clevonte Lodge - 200m, 4X100m 4X400m
Mycal Dill - 4X100m, LJ
Kevin Miller - HJ
Elisha Darrell - HJ, LJ
Stephan Dill - 100m
Isaiah Bell-Phillips - 800m