The St. Lucia Football Association (SLFA) hosted their annual National Awards at the Palm Haven Hotel on Saturday February 10th 2018.
Among the guests present at the ceremony were the Minister for Youth Development and Sports, Hon. Edmund Estephan, and Sen. Fortuna Belrose. Prior to the announcing of awardees, a special tribute was made to National Football player, Bradley Cyril who met his untimely death due to a motor vehicular accident last month.
The St. Lucia beach soccer team were highlighted as one of the stars of the evening, having brought home gold from the Commonwealth Youth Games in 2017.
The ceremony culminated with congratulatory messages going out to:
Vino Barclette – Senior Male Footballer Of The Year
Elissa Marquis- Senior Female Footballer Of The Year
Sebastian Coe- Junior Male Footballer Of The Year
Krysan St. Louis- Junior Female Footballer Of The Year
Emmanuel Bellas of the Vieux Fort South League- Administrator Of The Year
Vieux Fort South Football Laegue- League Of The Year
Chris Dermont – Coach Of The Year
Various media houses, including HTS were recognized and awarded with the Brian Mc Donald Media Aw