St. Lucia (pictured) will host the Windward Islands Men's Championship, May 12-16, 2015. (Photo: Allan V. Crane)
CASTRIES, St. Lucia – Defending-champion St. Lucia named on Friday a 20-man roster for the 2015 Windward Islands Men’s Championship, which it will host starting next week at the Philip Marcellin Grounds in Vieux Fort.
The selection is highlighted by the inclusion of defensive midfielder Sheldon Emmanuel, 35, who was named the country’s 2014 Footballer of the Year.
Joining the side for the first time are defenders Melanius Daniel Mullarkey and Dwight Degazon, who are based in the England and the United States, respectively.
St. Lucia opens its campaign on Tuesday against Dominica, before facing St. Vincent & the Grenadines (May 14) and Grenada (May 16).
ST. LUCIA ROSTER
(Windward Islands Men’s Championship: May 12-16, 2015, in Vieux Fort, St. Lucia)
GOALKEEPERS: Randy Poleon, Alton Roberts
DEFENDERS: Dwight Degazon, Emmery Edward, Kurt Frederick, Sabbatus Hunte, John Perry Joseph, Melanius Daniel Mullarkey
MIDFIELDERS: Sheldon Emmanuel, Romiel Felix, Jamil Joseph, Everton Lambert, Tremain Shayne Paul, Shervon Malik St. Prix
FORWARDS: Eden Charles, Tony Greenidge, David Henry, Lester Joseph, Zaccheus Polius, Erickson Reid