Photo: © Tipp FM Tipperary Senior Hurling boss Michael Ryan expects an interesting semi final in a fortnight’s time after they easily overcame Offaly to set up a last four clash with Wexford.Davy Fitzgerald side caused a major shock after beating Kilkenny with five points to spare yesterday while Tipp saw off the Faithful County by 4-28 to 3-13.Michael Ryan says it’s all to play for now.
The opening ceremony for the 2018 C.A.S.A. Masters and Super League with take place at the Lauderhill Sports Park on February 3, 2018.There will be a parade of the teams from both Master and Super LeaguesThere will be two exhibition games between Championship teams from Atlanta and CASA counterparts. They will be playing for Caribbean National Weekly Cups sponsored by the Caribbean National Weekly newspaper. The games and participating teams are: Master League Exhibition game (over 40s)OldTymers FC vs Cariblanta FCSuper League ExhibitionLauderdale Lakes Blazers vs Yardez FCNetball LeagueThe City of Lauderhill also has a very active netball league in the Netball Youth Sports Association (NYSA). The league is tasked with popularizing netball in the United States, and it is from this community of netballers that the United States netball team is composed.There will be netball games during the CASA/NYSA opening day celebrations.NYSA is led by its president, Radica Wright, “a fearless evangelist for netball in the USA.”The teams in the netball league are: following that list are the names of the USA National team players.TEAMS:7STRIKERSALROUNDAZCARICOMDYNASTYELITENYSA]NYSA JAX JAGSROCKERSMembers of the USA national team are: Alicia Crichton Alisi Carroll, Camara Gordon, Nyoka Jackson, Nichala Gibson Sashalee Washington, Sephen Cousins, Swasha Perkins, Tasha Morgan, Tyiesha Bennett, Yentl Swartz, Annette Payne Britney Shae, Camille Henry, Crystal Gordon, Damichell Hightower. Jannalle Norman, Kris-Ann Michelle Brown-Wright, Measha Brown, Natalie Hosang, Nikisha Tyndall, Oshina Graham Tonya Thomas, Tishawna Daley and Driana Akuetaire.The national team will be competing in a competition in Barbados in the summer.