Barbados on top in shooting competition
BARBADOS HAVE TAKEN two of the top three prizes in this year’s shooting competition at the Caribbean Netball Association Jean Pierre Under-16 Netball tournament.
Earlier this evening, Barbados won the team competition in Antigua and shooter Alyssa Bynoe won the individual competition.
The Barbados team of Bynoe, who scored 43 goals, Sheniqua Thomas with 40 and Shakeillia Smith (27), were first overall with 110 goals. Trinidad and Tobago were second with 109 and Jamaica third with 94.
Bynoe’s 43 were good enough for the individual segment, just edging Aqiyla Obryan (42) from Trinidad and Tobago and 41 from Jamaica’s Simone Gordon who was most accurate (73 per cent).
Bynoe was second overall with 68 per cent accuracy, making 63 attempts and Yanneisha Scipio of St Kitts third with 66 per cent.
Barbados will play Jamaica at 7 p.m. in the match which will decide the title. (SAT)