Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Lasco to sponsor Sunshine Girls home series against T&T and England

Sports Minister Olivia Grange (3rd left) poses for a picture with Sunshine Girl goal attacker Shanice Beckford (left), Lasco Beverages Marketing Manager Danielle Cunningham (2nd left) and Brand Manager of Sunshine Cereals Keisha Prince (right) at the launch of the Lasco Sunshine Series on Wednesday October 3, 2018 at the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment & Sports.

Sports Minister Olivia Grange (3rd left) poses for a picture with Sunshine Girl goal attacker Shanice Beckford (left), Lasco Beverages Marketing Manager Danielle Cunningham (2nd left) and Brand Manager of Sunshine Cereals Keisha Prince (right) at the launch of the Lasco Sunshine Series on Wednesday October 3, 2018 at the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment & Sports.

Netball Jamaica 60th Anniversary 2018 home series received a big boost on Wednesday with Lasco signing as title sponsors.

This was announced during the launch of the series at the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment & Sports on Wednesday.

The home series serves off with two test matches between Jamaica and Caribbean rivals Trinidad and Tobago.

The two test series against Trinidad and Tobago is set for October 7 and 9 at the National Indoor Sports Centre. Immediately following that series, the Sunshine Girls will entertain England in a three test series on October 11, 13 and 15.

Lasco will sponsor the home series through its flagship iCool Water brand along with iDrade isotonic beverage and Curves feminine napkins. 

Three newcommers have been named in the Jamaica's 15-member squad for the series against Trinidad and Tobago. 

Centre-court player Latanya Wilson of Gaynstead High, goal-shooter Gezelle Allison of GC Foster College and Dhanyel Johnson are the debutants in the senior netball squad.

Experienced goal-shooter Thristina Harwood has been recalled to the squad.

The squad is completed by Jhaniele Fowler-Reid, Shimona Nelson, Shanice Beckford, Adean Thomas, Nicole Dixon, Jodi-Ann Ward, Khadijah Williams, Vangelee Williams, Shamera Sterling, Stacian Facey and Kadie-Ann Dehaney.

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