FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday 3rd January 2019 (St John’s, Antigua)…The Antigua and Barbuda Basketball Association (ABBA) is pleased to announce its nominees, in the various categories, for the 2018 National Sports Awards.

The nominees are as follows:

  • Sports Administrator of the Year – Carlton Brodie
  • Sports Official of the Year – Carl “Bowlie” Knight
  • Coach of the Year – George Hughes
  • Junior Sportswoman of the Year – Nia Coates
  • Junior Sportsman of the Year – Lincoln Weekes
  • Sportsman of the Year – Bryan “Hollywood” Matthew

To be recognized among some of the Nation’s top athletes is truly a great achievement, and the Association, under the directorship of its President, Miss Kebra Nanton, commends the athletes on this high accolade.

Each of the nominees, in their respective categories, demonstrated a high level of performance at all levels, and at the same time, showed commitment to the sport and its continued development, in Antigua and Barbuda.

The 2018 National Sports Awards will be held on Saturday 16th February 2019 under the auspices of the Ministry of Sports, Culture, National Festival and the Arts.