STAR PARTY Rentals has thrown their support behind the Georgetown Softball Cricket League Inc (GSCL Inc) inaugural Republic Cup which is slated to commence on February 14 and culminate two days later, carrying a first place prize of $1M to the Open category winner. The entity at their Craig Street, Campbellville location last Friday afternoon presented a cheque of an undisclosed amount to the GSCL Inc., in show of their support to the tournament which will feature some of the country’s best softball teams.
Speaking at the simple ceremony, supervisor Floyd Spenser said they are pleased to be associated with the tournament and extended best wishes to the participating teams, adding his wishes for the competition to be successful, even as he noted the rapid growth in the sport.
Upon receiving the cheque, Russell Jadbeer, Assistant Secretary/Treasurer of GSCL thanked the company for their support.
“Star Party Rentals have been assisting us over the years and we are happy to have them onboard once again.
The competition is expected to be keenly contested since some of the leading teams across the country have already registered and with your support we know it will be a successful one” said Jadbeer who called on softball fans to come out in their numbers and support the games.
The launching and draw will occur on Tuesday 11th February at the Guyana National Industrial Corporation Sports Club on Woolford Avenue, from 1700hrs, where Director of Sport within the National Sports Commission, Neil Kumar is expected to deliver the feature remarks.
Among the other sponsors so far are Trophy Stall, Five Star Minerals and Reuben General Store of Bartica, National Sports Commission (NSC), Everest Cricket Club, Memorex Enterprise, Regal Stationery and Computer Supplies and Romaine Car Wash.
The competition will be played in two categories, the open and masters. Memorex, Regal, Trophy Stall, Wolf Warriors, Speed Boat, Bartica, DVD Titans and Farm are some of the teams will vie for honuors in the open division while Frontline, Regal, Industry, Savage, Floodlights, Mike’s, Parika Defenders and Success Maters will do battle in the masters segment.