CASTRIES, St Lucia, February 24, 2023.- St Lucia Team One, St Kitts and Nevis, along with Antigua and Barbuda, played unbeaten on Day One, in the Men’s segment of the Eastern Caribbean Volleyball Association (ECVA) Senior Beach Volleyball Tournament here at the Cul de Sac Bay.
Playing in Pool A, St Lucia Team One, composed of Sheldon Descartes and Joseph Clercent beat the Dominican duo of Yahn Florent and Keaun Reefe 2-0( 21-11, 21-15).
Likewise, in Pool B, St Kitts and Nevis, represented by St Clair Hodge and Shawn Seabrookes defeated Bermuda’s Ryan Davies and Brandon Sousa, also 2-0( 21-13, 21-13).
Meanwhile, in Pool C, Antigua’s duo of Adrian Constant and Jamarie James beat St Vincent and the Grenadines’ Asmond Franklyn and Jad Martin 2-0 (21-18, 21-14).
However, it was Franklyn and Martin who got the days proceedings going, as they beat St Lucia Team Three of Charles Blair and Mario Victor, 2-0 ( 21-12, 21-5). The Vincentians thus ended the day, with a 1-1 win/loss ratio.
Also registering one win and one loss were Dominica and Bermuda.
Dominica’s Florent and Reefe beat Grenada’s Isaac Nelson and Darron Oxford 2-0( 21-19, 21-19), with Bermuda’s Davies and Sousa overcoming St Lucia Team Two of Rio Victor and Anil Larcher 2-0 ( 21-16, 21-8).
On Day Two, Saturday, Pool play concludes with Antigua and Barbuda meeting St Lucia Team Three, St Kitts and Nevis plays St Lucia Team Two and St Lucia Team One opposes Grenada.
Also slated for Day Two are five matches in a Single Elimination round.