Elliott, Noel

ELLIOTT, NOEL

Noel C. Elliott of Jamaica, W.I. came to the United States of America in the year 1944. In 1945 he started playing inter camp cricket against a team from New York led by none other than James (Jimmy) Gabriel.

He became a member of the West Indian Social Club of Hartford Inc. in 1950 and started playing for them against the Massachusetts Cricket League. He had the opportunity to represent the United States against Canada in 1952 and in 1958 with a combined team against a West Indian team with such notables as Alfred Valentine, Easton McMorris, Camie Smith, Prior Jones and many others.

Elliott played for West Indian Social Cricket Club for twenty two years (captained for ten years as well as vice captain, and manager).

ACHIEVEMENTS
Noel C. Elliott earned awards for Best Bowler, Best Batsman, Best All-round Player many times, also Honorary Life Time Member of United Athletic Association Cricket Club of Boston, Mass.