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Yashira Rhymer-Stuart Breaks V.I. National Record in High Jump

Yashira Rhymer-Stuart broke the V.I. National Record in the high jump for first place at the Indianapolis Winter Break Meet with a leap of 1.76m.

USVI Soccer Association Premier League Results for Weeks 6, 7, 8

These are the results of Week Six of the U.S. Virgin Islands Soccer Association Games that ended Nov. 25. Week Seven games are scheduled.
Clayton Laurent Jr. gets the upper hand on his opponent Friday night in Puerto Rico. Laurent won the bout against Kenny Cruz Carasquillo by majority decision and maintains his undefeated record. (Kyle Murphy photo)

Friday Night Win Puts Laurent at 3-0

It was less than two weeks ago that V.I. heavyweight boxer Clayton Laurent, Jr. received word of a potential fight in Puerto Rico. Wednesday, the 28-year old boarded a plane and prayed that he would be returning home to celebrate his third professional win.

Soccer Association U17 Female National Team to Host [email protected] Academy

The [email protected] Academy program offers the ultimate soccer experience aboard cruise ships worldwide. Participants get training and drills by professional coaches on board.

VITFF Holds First Development Meet, Focus Is on Skill Building

The meet was open to all age groups and included odd distances as it is early into the season with the focus on skill building. Nonetheless, a number of meet records were established.
Runners train for the St. Croix Triathlon, which returns to the island on Sunday.

St. Croix Hosts 30th Major Triathlon: Beauty and the Beast

St. Croix welcomed athletes from around the world for the Beauty and the Beast Triathlon that took place on Sunday, Dec. 2.
Clayton Laurent Jr.

V.I. Heavyweight Laurent Fights Friday in Puerto Rico

V.I. heavyweight boxer Clayton Laurent Jr. will return to the ring Friday when he fights Kenny Cruz Carasquillo Friday in Truillo Alto, Puerto Rico, in four, three-minute rounds.

USVI Soccer Association to Host Inter-Island Grassroots Festival on Dec. 15

There will be coaches teaching fundamental skills and drills. The event will also feature bounce houses, giftbags, refreshments and entertainment. There is no cost to participate.
Jamori Blash shares his tips for success with students Wednesday.

Baseball Pros Offer Free Youth Clinics to Aspiring Athletes

It's great to have a dream, but understanding how to set goals and being deliberate in achieving them are the keys to making that dream a reality, Joel Bellot of the Ball is Life Foundation told students Wednesday at Antilles School.
World champion pool player Mahkeal Parris lines up a shot.

Central High Teen Wins World Pool Championship

Mahkeal Parris, 16 years old, is a confident young man but not arrogant – despite being named the best nine-ball pool player in the world in his age group.

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