The U.S. Virgin Islands Soccer Association sent a team of young women to compete in the first leg of the FIFA 2022 Under-17 Women’s World Cup, with their first game scheduled for Wednesday morning.
St. Thomas’ Lawrence Aubain caught the Largest Wahoo, a 57.5-pounder, from aboard the 32-foot center console Mixed Bag 2, with captain Hugo Prada at the helm.
The Track and Field Federation (VITFF) will start the Virgin Island’s Cross-Country Season on St. Croix in October. VI Paving and the Department of Agriculture are assisting with the creation of a new cross-country course where the races will be held.
The Department of Sports, Parks and Recreation has joined with the Major League Baseball youth outreach program, called Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (R.B.I.), that will offer student-athletes interested in playing baseball and softball a year-round program.
The Track and Field Federation (VITFF) will start the Virgin Islands’ Cross-Country Season on St. Croix in October.
This year, the Halloween Kids Fishing Tournament will be held instead of the July Open Kids Fishing Tournament. It will take place on Saturday, Oct. 30, at IGY’s American Yacht Harbor.
Practice sessions are held at the Bethlehem Soccer Complex on St. Croix. The St. Thomas location will be announced shortly.
A sport that has made it from the mainland to the U.S. Virgin Islands is grabbing the attention of a group of locals and visitors and, despite its name, it doesn’t involve throwing around a vegetable.
On Saturday night in Florida, Virgin Islands boxer Deion Pruitt defeated James Hornes of Mississippi to record his third straight win as a professional fighter, knocking his opponent out about one minute into the first round.
St. Thomas is the place for world-class racing, the chance to trade tacks and tactics with America’s Cup, Volvo Ocean and Olympic crews as well as with weekend warriors who have sailed year-round in anticipation of besting fellow competitors.
This competition is where the best of the world from the ages of 16 to 19 come together to contest the main track and field events.
The teams will leave the territory on August 20 and scheduled to return on August 30, 2021. The Caribbean Football Union announced that the Dominican Republic will be the venue for the 2021 Boys’ and Girls’ U-14 Challenge Series.
Tournament participants will include teams from Arkansas Baptist College, Hutson-Tillotson University, Warner University, Wilberforce University and UVI.
After a great experience representing the Virgin Islands at the Olympics and with less than week to recover from the excitement of the Olympics and jet-lag, Nicholas D’Amour was off to Wroclaw, Poland, for the Youth World Championships.
The proceeds of this first ride were earmarked for Ella’s Hope, a local non-profit, founded to raise money to find a cure for Rett Syndrome, a devastating and debilitating neurodevelopmental illness with no cure.
The festival took place from July 29 through Aug. 2, at the TCIFA National Academy in Providenciales.
The Virgin Islands Track and Field Federation (VITFF) announces that Team Virgin Islands has continued with great performances in the 2021 AAU Junior Olympics in Humble, Texas.
Eddie Lovett, representing the U.S. Virgin Islands, saw his 2021 Olympic Odyssey come to an end Tuesday morning in the first round of the 110-meter hurdles when he finished outside the group that qualified to move on to the semi-finals.