Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Saint Vincent Internationally
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Vincentian basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
We can help you

New executive for St Vincent basketball - May 24, 2016

E-mail Don:
Don's Articles

Wayne Williams (far left) addressing the meeting following the election of officers, with the rest of the executive standing to his left.

KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES - Wayne Williams is back at the helm of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Basketball Federation - SVGBF, following the Special General Meeting on Saturday night.

It was a tight race, which saw a second round of voting forced unto the delegates. In the first round, Wayne Williams and Rohan Providence each receiving 21 votes, and Karel Bramble 02.

When chairman of proceedings, Caribbean Basketball Federation president Glynne Clarke called for a second round, Bramble requested that his 'votes go to' but was not allowed to complete the sentence as a caphony

Sanjay Jiandani received 38 votes, Winfield Tannis 6, with 1 spoilt ballot in the voting for the Third vicepresident position.
Gailene Gordon was voted in as GeneralSecretary with 20 votes, while the other nominees receiving Ceophas Glynne 15 votes, Darron John 7, and Winfield Tannis 2 votes, respectively with one ballot.

Winston Snagg received 25 votes to be elected as the Treasurer, while his opponent former treasurer Rohan Providence received 19 votes with one spoilt ballot.

In the final voting of the night for the position of Assistant Secretary / Treasurer, Winfield Tannis was again unsuccessful receiving only 9 votes to Sonia Lewis 35, with one spoilt ballot.

Speaking during his acceptance speech, the newly elected president Wayne Williams called on persons to work together, with one aim, which is to develop holistically the Vincentian basketball product.

The new Executive Committee of the SVGBF are:
Wayne Williams - President
Gailene Gordon - General Secretary
Karel Bramble - 1st Vice President
Augustus John - 2nd Vice President
Sanjay Jiandani - 3rd Vice President
Winston Snagg - Treasurer
Sonia Lewis - Assistant Secretary / Treasurer
- See more at:   

Akeme Smart
Windsor Express waive Smart - 7 days ago
Windsor Express (NBL Canada) waived 26-year old Vincentian ex-international center Akeme Smart (221-104kg-91, college: McCook CC). Smart managed to play in three leagues in two countries this year. He also played earlier that season for Santfeliuenc in Spanish EBA where in four NBL Canada games he recorded 5.8ppg and 5.3rpg. The other team Smart played shortly was AEC Collblanc (EBA) in Spain. In 5 NBL Canada games he averaged just 2.4ppg and 2.8rpg. Another team he played briefly was Ol...   [read more]

Akeme Smart
Windsor Express add Smart to their roster - 13 days ago
Windsor Express (NBL Canada) added to their roster 26-year old Vincentian international center Akeme Smart (221-104kg-91, college: McCook CC). He just played at Santfeliuenc in Spanish EBA league. In four games he recorded 5.8ppg and 5.3rpg this season. Smart also played earlier that season for AEC Collblanc (also in EBA) where in 5 games he averaged only 2.4ppg and 2.8rpg. The other team he played shortly was Olimpic in Romanian Liga Nationala. In two EBA games he had 7.0ppg, 8.5rpg and...   [read more]

Al Arabi tabs John Gardiner !! - 1 month ago
Al Arabi (SBL) inked experienced 34-year old Vincentian ex-international center John Gardiner (203-83, college: Sam Houston State). He has a double citizenship as he also holds British V.Islands passport. Gardiner played in the summer at Quezaltepeque Biomedical in Salvadorean Liga MB. In 29 games he averaged impressive 17.2ppg, 14.4rpg, 4.0apg, 1.2spg and 1.9bpg. Gardiner helped them to end the regular season as a second best team in the league. A very good season in his career as he was...   [read more]

Site Map: Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.