United States of America Cricket Umpires Association is proud to announce that celebrated Test Umpire and Past Secretary of WICUA, Mr. Johnny Gayle O.D will be inducted in the USA Cricket Hall of Fame in Hartford Connecticut on Saturday October 1, 2011.
USACUA President Mr. Fitzroy Hayles personally conveyed the exciting news to the WICUA membership and Mr. Johnny Gayle.
Congratulations to Mr. Johnny Gayle, who has been recognized for his distinguished service to Umpiring and the WICUA.
United States of America Cricket Umpires Association proudly represented USA at the 2011 West Indies Cricket Umpires Association Biennial Convention held in St. Lucia.
USACUA President Mr. Fitzroy Hayles and the USACUA Chairman of Training and Examinations, Mr. Mohammed N. Baksh served as delegates. The week long convention was full of cricketing and cultural exchanges among delegates and observers from the member countries.
Among other items of business that were conducted at the Convention, Cayman Islands was voted in as the newest full member of the Association. USA recognized Mr. Billy Doctrove from Dominica and Mr. Vivian Johnson of Jamaica for their dedicated and tireless services to WICUA and presented them with plaques of appreciation.
Mr. Fitzroy Hayles was successfully elected to serve as the Vice President of Area I, comprising of Jamaica, USA, Canada, Cayman Islands and Bermuda. He will hold this position for 2 years.
Area I Vice President Mr. Cecil Fletcher was elected to serve as the President of the WICUA.
USACUA extends its warm wishes and congratulations to the newly elected Leadership of WICUA.
The next WICUA 26th Biennial convention will be held in Trinidad.