Bahamas Basketball Names U17 Team

The Bahamas Basketball Federation ratified the U17 girls national team that will participate at CentroBasket, which will be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, from July 7th to July 11th.

The Bahamas was drawn into Pool B where they will take on El Salvador, Guatemala, and Host Puerto Rico.

Teams Finishing in the top 3 teams of the tournament will advance to the U18 Women’s Americas Championship.


Karolyn Baptiste – Co-Capitan
Michell Butler – Co-Capitan
Rhema Collins
Laverne Ambrister
Jade Brown
Antonicia Moultire
Denika Lightbourne
Veronaye Charlton
Kendi Outten
Khyla Shakespeare
Erin William
Danae Malcolm

Coaching Staff

Varel Clarke Davis – Head Coach
Anton Francis – Assistant Coach
Deven Johnson – Assistant Coach

Traveling Party

Shakira Farrington – Team Manager
Simone Beneby – BBF Delegate
Latoya Silver – Chief de Mission
Sasha Johnson Team – Medical Trainer
Shantel Penn – Team Chaperone
John Marc Nutt – Public Relations