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Vincentians dominating US Cricket League

Vincentians dominating US Cricket League


by Dawn Miller Fri, Sept 28, 2012

United Islanders Cricket Club have advanced to the finals of Mid-Atlantic Cricket Conference, thanks to the efforts of three Vincentians living in Norfolk, Virginia area.{{more}}

Michael Neverson, former SVG and Windwards batsman, who is also the league’s leading run scorer, with a score of 161 in the semi-finals; Nigel Gibson and Captain Haniff Miller are Vincentians who played over 12 regular season games in a three-state area, with over 30 teams, to advance their cricket club to the finals for the first time.

Gibson also scored 151 against TACC and Miller made 150 runs against CVCC. Mid-Atlantic Cricket Club has talent compared to First Division leagues found across the world. All three will play in the finals this Sunday in Richmond, Virginia against a local team, watched by US Senator Henry Marsh and Delegate Betsy Carr who will present the winning team with prizes and trophies.