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Women’s Paradise Jam Opens with Three Decisive Victories and One Close Contest

The women's side of Paradise Jam tipped off on Thanksgiving day at the University of the Virgin Islands Sports and Fitness Center and provided an action packed day of basketball with three dominating victories and one close contest.
Aliyah Boston blocks a shot, one of nine she blocked during Wednesday's Rock City Jam.

Aliyah Boston Picks South Carolina, Hosts “Block Party’ Against Local All-Stars

Aliyah Boston, a St. Thomas native who ESPN has designated the No. 3 ranked high school women's basketball recruit in the country, has chosen the University of South Carolina to spend the next four years.
Crystal Dangerfield leads the No. 2 UConn Huskies into the Paradise Jam play for the Reef Division title.

Paradise Jam Women’s Field Features Some of Nation’s Top Talent

Women to take the court Thursday for the 2018 Paradise Jam and the quality of basketball should be exceptional. Team’s participating in the women's side come to St. Thomas with a combined 25-3 record.
Tournament MVP Dean Wade scores on a putback dunk during second half action of Monday’s Championship Game.

Kansas State Tops Missouri to Win 2018 Paradise Jam; Oregon State Takes 3rd

The Kansas State Wildcats got off to a hot start and held off repeated efforts by the Missouri Tigers to come back, winning the 2018 Paradise Jam championship, 82-67.

USVI Soccer Association Schedules Premier League Week 5

These are the scores of the Week 4 games and the schedule for the next games planned for Nov. 25.
KSU's Xavier Sneed slams the ball home in transition.

Kansas State, Missouri to Meet Monday for Paradise Jam Title

Missouri was able to defeat Oregon State 69-63 and Kansas State dispatched Penn 64-48 in Paradise Jame action Sunday night at the UVI Sports and Fitness Center.

Garcia Breaks Half-Marathon National Record; Cross-Country Season Ends on High Note

Virgin Islands National Track and Field Team members are ending the second year of the fourth year of what is known as the Olympiad (years between Olympic Games). These include professionals and student athletes, among others. Some of them have recently completed the cross-country season and are preparing for the indoor season.
Northern Iowa's A.J. Green drives on Eastern Kentucky during Saturday’s action at the UVI Sports and Fitness Center.

Paradise Jam Day 2: Old Dominion, Northern Iowa win; UVI Dominates

The UVI Buccaneers led by as many as 23 as they handled Johnson University. Old Dominion ran a 22-0 stretch to beat Kennesaw State handily, and Northern Iowa defeated Old Dominion, 90-85
Kyle Clarke, No. 11, dribbles the ball upcourt for Kennesaw State in its opening round loss to Missouri. Clarke represented the Virgin Islands during summer's CAC Games and finished Friday with 10 points.

Paradise Jam Opener – A Day of Close Competition

Close competition was the common theme of the day, as three of Friday's four opening games were decided by seven points or fewer.

Paradise Jam Returns to St. Thomas with Stiff Competition

Paradise Jam returns to St. Thomas tomorrow afternoon after a year hiatus forced by damage from Hurricane Irma and Maria.





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