Holly Ann Duncan, Captain
T&Ts Under-21 netballers suffered
another defeat in the World Youth Netball Championship (WYNC)
at Broward Convention Centre in Fort Lauderdale, Florida,
The Calypso Girls had rebounded from defeat
on Saturday to the lowly ranked Samoa 36-48, to beat Barbados
by 11 goals (46-35) on Sunday.The team had a higher shooting
accuracy of 80 per cent to Barbados 66.The quarter scores
read 9-8, 22-14 and 28-32 all in favour of T&T.
Goal-shooter Candace Nelson (82% ) scored 31 goals from
38 tries and her goal-attacker Afeisha Noel connected 15 off
Cassandra Cutting (20/33), Leanne Greenidge (13/17) and
Nikita Piggott (2/3) were the shooters for Barbados.
T&T will play England today in its final match of pool
The current preliminary round continues for another three
days, after which teams are re-ranked and a new Pool Round
will take place.
Twenty teams are contesting the 10-day championships, with
Australia the current champion.
T&T 45 vs Fiji 50
Malaysia 60 vs Cook Islands 43
Jamaica 79 vs Canada 16
St Lucia 35 vs Malaysia 50
Cook Islands 44 vs Scotland 31
Canada 34 vs USA 32
South Africa 71 vs Bermuda 13
Antigua & Barbuda 44 vs Wales 61
Northern Ireland 54 vs Botswana 37
Barbados 35 vs T&T 46
Fiji 37 vs Samoa 62