Almost 200 student runners from a wide age-range were on hand Wednesday at the University of the Virgin Islands on St. Croix for the opening of the 4H/V.I.Pace Runners Cross-Country Series.
The UVI Classic will feature Xavier University, Keiser University and the University of the Virgin Islands.
Fourteen St. Croix girls travelled to Puerto Rico for four days, Oct. 5 through 8, and got exposure and experience with competitive level soccer.
With the Virgin Islands high school football season kicking off Friday with a match between the Ivanna Eudora Kean and Charlotte Amalie high schools, those involved in the sport say its popularity is on the rise and local athletes need continued support.
In addition to his various accomplishments, Hall was a stand-out college basketball player, finishing his career with 1,007 points and 827 rebounds.
Garcia has been successfully making the transition from the track to road running over the past four years, including his successful career at the University of Florida where he joined fellow V.I. team member Eddie Lovett to lead the Gators to NCAA Division I National Championship titles
In time for another highly anticipated football season, Viya announces two new additions to its diverse Cable TV lineup: NFL Network and NFL RedZone.
Saturday will be the icing on the cake for fans of the Men’s Summer Flag Football League, as the league's two top teams will face off in the championship game. The undefeated Sharks and the Archers will kick off the league finale at 7 p.m. Saturday at Lionel Roberts Stadium.
“Diageo USVI is excited to offer up to $5,000 towards entry fees in the ‘Race to Rebuild’ for athletes who are residents of St. Croix, St. Thomas and St. John, ages 18 and over,” said Erica J. Johnson.
For Clayton Laurent, Jr., Saturday night’s fight at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn was just as much mental as it was physical. After an interminable wait, he dropped his opponent three times in two rounds en route to a TKO.