Crawford unanimously retained to head GCU&SA


SHANNON Crawford was unanimously retained as President of the Georgetown Cricket Umpires and Scorers Association (GCU&SA) when the body held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) last Thursday evening at the Clerical and Commercial Workers Union in Quamina Street.International television umpire, Nigel Duguid, was returned unopposed as the Vice President while Arleigh Rutherford who was also unchallenged, will serve as Secretary for another term.
Former ICC umpire, Eddie Nicholls, and Montgomery Chester were retained as Treasurer and Assistant Secretary Treasurer respectively, while Zaheer Mohamed was elected as the Public Relations Officer (PRO), with Heuvel Cunha, Ryan Banwarie, Javed Persaud and Nolan Hawke as the Committee Members.
Speaking after being retained at the AGM for which Ronald Williams performed the duties of the returning officer and was ably assisted by Malcolm Peters, Crawford thanked the members for re-electing him and urged the young umpires to continue training for their remaining exams.
PRO Mohamed urged his fellow executive members to work collectively towards the development of the game and to maintain a high level of umpiring.