The Digicel Grenadines Basketball Championship bounced off this past weekend at the Canouan Hard Court on Friday November 6th to hundreds of patrons enjoying high energy basketball, from the elite players of the Grenadines!
The gruelling 16 day competition runs from November 6th to 21st in three venues; the hard courts of Bequia, Canouan and Union Island, culminating with the Finals and trophy presentation in Bequia on Nov 21st.
In a surprising final result, defending Champions Duke came back from being one game down to beat the favourite East Blazers and take the crown of First Division Champions in the 17th Annual Vita Malt Bequia Tournament, which concluded last night, August 30th at the Clive Tannis Hard Court in Bequia.
Veteran Ishama McKree playing his fifth year with Duke, was adjudged MVP of the Final best of 3 series, leading the scoring in the final and deciding game with 36 points.
Over the past two months the local volleyball fraternity has been beneficiaries of an extended programme provided to the national federation by the St Vincent and the Grenadines Olympic Committee (SVGOC) called, Development of a National Sport Structure (DNSS).
XCEED Athletics Club, led by coach Godfrey 'Fuzzy' Harry, captured its second consecutive TASVG National Championships title when the curtains came down on the event at a heavy Arnos Vale track on Sunday 31 May.
The Commonwealth Games Federation today (Friday, January 23) with World Rugby unveiled the 14 international teams invited to compete for Gold in Rugby Sevens at the Samoa 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games. The history-making line-up includes eight teams for the men’s tournament and six for the women’s tournament – the first time young female athletes will compete in a Rugby Sevens competition at a Commonwealth Youth Games.
The 2013 defending Champions Union Island All-Stars win the Digicel Grenadines Basketball 2014 Championship, which concluded in Bequia last Saturday night by defeating the Bequia All-Stars by 5 points, in a close, exciting game.