Shawn Pereira, a right-arm leg-spinner from Berbice, made his debut for, and captained, the Guyana Under-15 team in Trinidad & Tobago, in 2010. He made his debut for, and also captained, the Guyana Under-19 team in Barbados in 2012, and took 6 for 40 in his very first Under-19 match.
In Berbice cricket, Shawn plays for the Rose Hall Town Youth & Sports Club. In 2010 Shawn was the club's Assistant Public Relations Officer. At the club's annual awards in 2011, he was named Under-15 Bowler and Cricketer for 2010.