Six teams in firms and industrial netball tournament
Six teams, three fewer than in 2017, will contest the 2018 Firms and Industrial Netball tournament, which gets going tomorrow at the Kingstown Netball Centre.
The competing teams are Ministry of Tourism, Sports and Culture, Massy Stores, AIA Strikers, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Demerara Future Stars , RSVG Police and Ministry of Foreign Affairs,
Notably absent from this year’s lot, are four times winner of the tournament NBC Radio 705, last year’s beaten finalist, and 2017 champion, Teachers.
Tomorrow’s opening ceremony, which includes a march past by the teams, would hear addresses from first vice-president of the St Vincent and the Grenadines Netball Association Natasha Sandy-Stapleton, Minister of Tourism, Sports and Culture Cecil “Ces” Mc Kie and Minister of Agriculture and Industry Saboto Caesar.
Following the formalities, the tournament serves off in earnest with the Ministry of Tourism, Sports and Culture plays RSVG Police.
Tomorrow’s proceedings are scheduled to commence at 5:15 p.m.