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ATHLETICS: Jamaica's squad for CAC Championships named

Published:Tuesday | July 2, 2013 | 8:35 AM

Nickiesha Wilson, Natoya Goule and Isa Phillips are among a 46-member Jamaican squad named for the 2013 CAC Senior Championships from July 5-7 in Morelia, Mexico.



All three athletes have recently qualified to represent Jamaica at this summer’s World Championships in Russia.



Goule achieved the qualifying World Championships ‘A’ standard at the Jamaican trial to book her spot on the team for Russia.



Goule, who is based at Louisiana State, won the women’s 800 metres in a personal-best one minute 59.93, ahead of the ‘A’ standard of two minutes flat.



The CAC Senior Championships squad also includes veteran sprinter Aleen Bailey, Sheri-Ann Brooks, Dexter Lee and Ricardo Chambers.



The squad comprises 21 females and 25 males are scheduled to depart tomorrow.



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