Virgin Islander Mahkeal Parris, 16 years-old, is the winner of the 2018 World Junior 9-Ball Championships held recently in Moscow, Russia.
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.
It attracted only a handfull of runners, all children representing Lew Muckle School and the St. Croix Track Club.
Three-time world boxing champion Julian "The Hawk" Jackson reacted with characteristic humility this weekend when he was elected to the International Boxing Hall of Fame.
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.
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.
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.
St. Croix welcomed athletes from around the world for the Beauty and the Beast Triathlon that took place on Sunday, Dec. 2.
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.
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.