Dominica places 4th in the Gillian Brazier Basketball Tournament
Dominica placed 4th in the Gillian Brazier Basketball Tournament while St. Vincent and the Grenadines captured the title after defeating the defending champions Chase Collegia by 61 points – 34points, on Sunday November 28th, 2010 at the JSC Sports Complex, in Antigua.
At the end of a keenly contested competition, an all tournament team was selected which included Delize Paul and Julia Bruno of Dominica, which was defeated by Lady Vipers by 75points – 34points settling for the 4th place position.
The 12-member female basketball team which was selected to represent the island included Delize Paul, Curnia John, Sawana John, Adel Francis, Bridgetta Bedminister, Lynah Bontiff, Julia Bruno, Mertha Williams, Gale Joseph, Tiffany Graham, Merle John and Julianna Fagan.
The Tournament which began on November 24th and culminated on November 29th,2010 saw participating teams from Dominica, St. Lucia, Guyana, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, the USA and host country, Antigua and Barbuda.
The team was coached by former NBA Center, Garth Joseph and national player, Bernard Mills.