Jamaica Under-19 rugby team went down 12-8 to Mexico in its second game of the North America West Indies Rugby Association’s Under 19 Rugby Championships at the Garrison Savannah in Barbados yesterday.
Seven Under 21 players have been named to Jamaica’s senior netball squad for the Americas Federation of Netball Associations’ Caribbean Championships in St. Vincent and the Grenadines from July 18 to 26.
11 year old Ivah Wilmot of Bull Bay in St. Andrew and 17 year old Shane Simmonds of Boston Bay in Portland won the opening event of the Jamaica Surfing Association’s 2008 National Junior Championship series at the weekend.
Kennar Lewis, smashed 106 and John Ross-Campbell, hit an unbeaten 100, as Jamaica took first innings points in a drawn encounter against Trinidad and Tobago in their first round TCL Group Under-19 match yesterday.
Simone Facey of Texas A&M is the only surprise in Jamaica’s 51-member track and field squad named by the Jamaica Amateur Athletics Association (JAAA) yesterday for the Olympic Games in Beijing, China next month.