Netball

Jamaica's netball coach McCracken resigns

JERMAINE Allison-McCracken, head coach of Jamaica's senior netball team, and Netball Jamaica (NJ), the local governing body, have parted aways. Read More

Sunshine Girls opt out of Caribbean showpiece over ranking concerns
KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) — Jamaica have withdrawn from the Senior Caribbean Netball Championships scheduled for St Lucia later this month, amidst concerns their participation will hurt their international ranking.... Read More

Scotiabank 'A' beat ATL to retain Business House Open League netball title
DEFENDING champions Scotiabank 'A' registered a resounding 44-16 win over Appliance Traders Limited (ATL) in the 2017 Business House Netball Association Open League final at the Leila Robinson Courts last Saturday night.... Read More

ATL face champions Scotiabank 'A' in Open League final
APPLIANCE Traders Limited (ATL) and defending champions Scotiabank 'A' will be in a keenly contested battle in the 2017 Business House Netball Association (BHNA) Open League final this evening at the Leila Robinson Courts, beginning at 7:15 pm.... Read More

Champs Scotiabank 'A' to face bubbly ATL in netball final

Thursday, July, 27 2017    

DEFENDING champions Scotiabank 'A' held off National Housing Trust (NHT) 'A' to come out with a narrow and exciting 20-18 win in the 2017 Business House Netball Association (BHNA) Group 'B' play-off at the Leila Robinson Courts on Tuesday night. Read More

ATL, MOE 'A' in netball playoffs

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

MINISTRY Of Education (MOE) 'A' and Appliance Traders Limited (ATL) will face each other in the feature match of the 2017 Business House Netball Association (BHNA) Open League competition playoffs at the Leila Robinson Courts starting today at 7:00 pm Read More

Sunshine Girls close Netball Youth Cup with victory

Monday, July, 17 2017    

Jamaica's Under-21 Sunshine Girls campaign at the Netball World Youth Cup ended on a high as they registered a 52-47 win over South Africa to secure fifth spot in Gaborone, Botswana, yesterday. Read More

Sunshine Girls defeat Scotland for spot in fifth-place play-off match

Saturday, July, 15 2017    

Despite failing to secure an intended podium finish, Jamaica's Under-21 Sunshine Girls continued their battle to salvage pride at the Netball World Youth Cup, as they advanced to the fifth-place play-off with a 58-45 win over Scotland in Gaborone, Botswana,... Read More

PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS: Jamaica vs Scotland

Saturday, July, 15 2017    

Jamaica goal shooter Simone Gordon (right) reaches for ball as Scotland's Bethany Sutherland reacts during their Netball World Youth Cup at the University of Botswana in Gaborone, Botswana, yesterday. Jamaica won 58-45. (Photos: Collin Reid courtesy Courts, Dairy Industries and... Read More

Photo: Sunshine Girls rise

Thursday, July, 13 2017    

Jamaica goalshooter Shimona Nelson (right) goes high to collect the ball ahead of Uganda goal defence Joan Nampungu during their Netball World Youth Cup match at the University of Gabarone, Botswana, yesterday. Jamaica won 44-39 to move into the quarter-finals. (Photo: Collin Reid... Read More

Photo: 'Netballerina'

Wednesday, July, 12 2017    

Jamaica goal shooter Shimona Nelson (left) and Botswana goal defence Fatima Dino create poetry in motion as they battle for the ball in their Netball Youth World Cup match at the University of Gabarone in Botswana yesterday. Botswana won 48-46. (Photo: Collin Reid courtesy Courts, Dairy... Read More

Photos: Jamaica vs Malaysia

Tuesday, July, 11 2017    

Jamaica goal shooter Simone Gordon goes high to collect ball ahead of Malaysia defenders Che Yahya (left) and Kali Tass during their Netball Youth World Cup match in Gabarone, Botswana, yesterday. Jamaica won 70-21. Jamaica opened the tournament with a 43-41 win over the Cook Islands on... Read More

300 kids participate in annual INSPORTS Summer Camp

Tuesday, July, 11 2017    

Approximately 300 children have embarked on a month-long venture into the fundamentals of various sporting disciplines at this year's annual Institute of Sports (INSPORTS) Summer Camp. Read More

Photo: Botswana bound!

Wednesday, July, 5 2017    

Members of the National Under-21 netball team gather at the Norman Manley International Airport on Monday prior to their departure to Botswana, where they will participate in the World Youth Netball Championship from July 8-16. (Photo: Collin Reid courtesy Courts, Dairy Industries, and... Read More

Other sporting bosses say they were inspired by Captain Burrell

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, July, 3 2017    

By what they all say, it's clear that Captain Horace Burrell's excellence in sport and life in general has left an indelible mark. Read More



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