The Trinidad and Tobago women’s basketball team got their Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) Championships campaign off to a winning start when they defeated St Vincent and the Grenadines 57-43 on Tuesday night before thrashing Guyana 96-33 on Wednesday to confirm their place in the semi-finals.
The championships are taking place in Tortola, British Virgin Islands, and concludes on Sunday. The local team was scheduled to take on Group B leaders Jamaica last night to determine
who would top the group.
In T&T’s first game, Samantha Wallace scored 11 points and had
11 rebounds to lead her team to victory. On Wednesday, Rhea Laurene Codio led the charge for T&T, scoring 15 points, while Ronda John Davis and Joelisa Cooper contributed 13 each.
Group A comprises US Virgin Islands, Bahamas, Barbados and the Dominican Republic.