National Pre-Cadet TT Team off to Jamaica
The National Pre-Cadet Table Tennis team left Guyana today for the Seventh Caribbean Pre-Cadet Table Tennis Championships that will start tomorrow at the University of the West Indies Campus UTECH Auditorium and concludes on July 25.
Guyana’s quest for regional honors would come from the brightest and most prominent table tennis players of the next generation.
The team departed early this morning aboard Caribbean Airlines.
Countries already confirmed for the Championships include Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, St Kitts, Aruba, St Maarten, Puerto Rico and French Guiana.
The Guyana team has been in training for the last two months and word emanating from the coaching personnel is that Guyana’s medal chances are solid given the pool of talent selected.
The team comprises:
13-Years-and-Under Boys: Elishaba Johnson, Kyle Edghill, Rajiv Muneshwer, Miguel Wong
13-Years-and-Under Girls: Jamaali Homer, Priscilla Greaves, Kristie Lopes
11-Years-and-Under Girls: Jeremey Singh, Tyriq Saunders, Terrence Rausch, Niron Bissu
11-Years-and-Under Girls: Neveah Clarkson, Salanas Jackman, Abigale Martin, Simran Bissu
Management and Coaching Staff: Hopkinson Harold (Manager), Coaches: Linden Johnson,
Colin France, Idi Lewis, Mooniram Persaud