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EDMONTON – Argentina put on another offensive clinic while dominating the Virgin Islands 75-51 on Tuesday in the FIBA Americas Women’s Championship at the Saville Community Sports Centre. Argentina used quick passes on offence, hypnotizing the Virgin Islands players before feeding the ball to its big centers for easy layups

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Virgin Islands captain Victoria Hamilton EDMONTON – The story of the Virgin Islands team at the 2015 FIBA Americas Championship for Women won’t ever be made into a Hollywood movie, but theirs is an underdog tale the likes of which Alberta hasn’t seen since Cool Runnings. For every obstacle the

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           Leonard Warner of St. Thomas ATLANTA – Brookwood junior high school football player Leonard Warner is one of the top players for the Class of 2017 in the state of Georgia, but he currently has Alabama atop his list of schools on his personal Twitter page. Warner said the schools he

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LIVERMORE, Calif. – Edward Gonzalez held Latin America scoreless for seven innings to boost Puerto Rico to a 6-0 victory over the Virgin Islands on Thursday. Gonzalez allowed five hits, no walks and struck out eight. Puerto Rico’s Gonzalez showed his talents on both sides of the diamond with a

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LIVERMORE, California – The Czech Republic was never able to get over the hump and get over its troubles against St. Thomas on Wednesday, as the Czechs lost 7-5 at Max Baer Field after falling behind by three runs in the second inning. The Czech Republic scored on an RBI single by Ondrej Kalandra and a

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LIVERMORE – Some of the world’s best young baseball players will once again converge on Califonia starting tomorrow for the opening of the 2015 Little League Intermediate World Series. The team from St. Thomas plays South Korea in opening round play Sunday at 12 noon. If the U.S. Virgin Islands

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INDIANAPOLIS – It was roughly a year ago when Paul George suffered one of the more gruesome injuries you’ll ever see, breaking his right leg during a Team USA scrimmage in Las Vegas and immediately sending the Indiana Pacers into a tailspin. Before the injury, the Pacers were listed at 14-to-1

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Juwan Thompson of the Denver Broncos CHRISTIANSTED – Juwan Thompson was different from the other little kids. He wasn’t tall, but he was stocky, with big arms and shoulders much too wide for a 5-year-old. “His babysitter called him ‘Little Hulk,’ ” recalled Thompson’s mom, Ramona Griggie. “So ever since

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 Rakeem Christmas on draft day 2015 INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Pacers made a trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday to send a 2019 second round pick in exchange for St. Croix’s Rakeem Christmas. Christmas, a 6-9 forward, played four seasons at Syracuse and averaged 7.8 points and 5.6 rebounds over

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              Akeel Morris of St. Thomas BINGHAMTON, New York – Right-handed flame-throwing relief pitcher Akeel Morris didn’t just make a jump, he made a leap from the Florida State League to the Major Leagues. Like any player getting that news — or perhaps a person getting ready to try bungee

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