Nassau, Bahamas – The Bahamas Football Association (BFA) proudly announces the women’s national soccer team’s participation in their final match of the Concacaf Road to W. Gold Cup series. This pivotal game against the U.S. Virgin Islands, set to unfold at the Roscow A.L. Davies Field, marks a significant milestone for both the team and the country. The match is scheduled for November 29th, 2023, at 3 PM and is free for all to attend.
Due to ongoing renovations at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium, the match will be held at the more intimate Roscow A.L. Davies Field. This venue shift presents a unique opportunity for fans, students, and the BFA community to rally behind the team, filling the stands to be the ’12th woman’ the team needs.
Following today’s press conference, we are excited to share the details of the upcoming match. The press conference, held at the Beach Soccer Stadium’s Junkanoo VVIP Room, featured insights from Head Coach Ricqea Bain, Deputy General Secretary Carl Lynch, Director of Sports Kelsie Johnson Sills, and key players Rachel Rolle and Diane Maillis.
The full team roster features a dynamic mix of experienced and emerging talent. Players include [Rokesia Sands, Dalexis Huyler, Samantha Ramirez, Jada Thelamour, Jade Thelamour, Meaghan Smith, Samina Moss, Karen Wert, Rachel Rolle, Janeka Edey, Kenyonique Thompson, Hadassah Knowles, Giselle Laing, Ashya Butler, Demitra Mcclure, Diane Maillis, Valtinique Simmons, Kyrah Miller, Kendi Outten, Raynia Russell]. The team, along with the dedicated support of Head Coach- Ricqea Bain, Assistant Coach- Codisha Brown, Team Manager- Charmaine Smith, and Equipment Manager- Courtnee Stevens, is primed to showcase their skills and determination in this pivotal match.
On Wednesday, November 29th, 2023, at 3 PM, join the Bahamas Football Association at the Roscow A.L. Davies Field for the final match of the Concacaf Road to W. Gold Cup series. This game, free and open to all, is more than just a competition; it’s a celebration of the strength, resilience, and spirit of Bahamian women’s soccer. Your presence and support are vital in propelling our team towards a memorable victory, embodying the essence of “Women who win!”
In preparation for the big game, official practice sessions are scheduled for tomorrow, November 28th, 2023. The Bahamas team will be practicing at the Roscow A.L. Davies Field starting at 3 PM, followed by the U.S. Virgin Islands team’s practice session at 4:30 PM at the same venue. These sessions are crucial for final preparations and strategy fine-tuning ahead of the eagerly anticipated match.
For more details about the event visit https://www.concacaf.com/concacaf-w-gold-cup/
For more information contact:
Office – 322 4343
About The Bahamas Football Association
The Bahamas Football Association (BFA) is the official governing body for the sport of Association football in The Bahamas, established in 1967 and headquartered in New Providence. As a full member of FIFA since 1968, the BFA oversees Bahamian football at every level, from international competitions to professional and amateur leagues. In addition to managing the Men’s and Women’s National teams, the BFA also oversees youth organizations, the BFA Senior League, and the national beach soccer teams, demonstrating a commitment to promoting and advancing football in The Bahamas at all levels of play.