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Georgia Native Realizes Lifelong Soccer Dream By Playing For USVI National Team
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KINGSHILL — The U.S. Virgin Islands’ dream that Zahmyre “Zay” Harris has held for 20 years has finally come true. The Stockbridge, Georgia resident, who prepped at Woodland High School, is now playing professionally for the USVI’s national team and calling the island of Saint Croix home. “I started playing

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St. Thomas Pitcher Wows Crowd In Inaugural Jackie Robinson Classic In Miami
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MIAMI — Northwestern’s ???’??? ???????? of St. Thomas certainly picked a good time to pitch the game of his life. The Miami Northwestern Senior High School sophomore right-hander tossed a two-hit shutout, striking out 12, in the Bulls’ 3-0 win over North Miami Beach on Monday at LoanDepot Park. The

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SAN ANTONIO — Everyone in St. Croix knows Tim Duncan. As the Spurs’ No. 21, The Big Fundamental is widely considered the greatest power forward of all time. With his incredible talent and humble personality, Duncan helped shape the San Antonio Spurs’ winning culture, earning five championships in 19 seasons of

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BVI Youngster Shot Puts Her Way To Gold At 49th Annual CARIFTA Games In Jamaica
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KINGSTON — The British Virgin Islands team is showing that it didn’t come to the 49th Annual CARIFTA Games just to sightsee around Jamaica. Savianna Joseph earned the British Overseas Territory its first gold medal of the games in the Girls Under 17 shot put competition. Joseph, of Road Town,

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Key Agency Heads Will Update Residents on Recovery On 'The Press Box' Today
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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Office of Disaster Recovery Executive Director Adrienne Williams-Octalien; Public Works Commissioner Derek Gabriel; Chief Operations Officer of the Department of Education Dionne Wells-Hedrington and Sports, Parks and Recreation Commissioner Calvert White will give comprehensive updates on “The Press Box” at 5:30 p.m. today. The presentations will be made

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'Frazzled' Captain Root Under Pressure Again After England Collapse In Grenada
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ST. GEORGE’S — England captain Joe Root is under pressure again after the team suffered a batting collapse against the West Indies on day three of the series decider, with former skipper Michael Vaughan saying Root has run out of fuel. England are facing another series defeat after they were

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3 Suspects Extradited From U.S. Mainland To Face Charges In 2012 Killing Of 'Macho' Camacho
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SAN JUAN — The men who allegedly murdered Hector “Macho” Camacho in 2012 will finally face trial. Three suspects were extradited from the U.S. mainland to Puerto Rico, where the former world champion was killed, reported. They appeared in court today. A television station in Puerto Rican identified two

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Derek Jeter Announces Surprise Departure From Miami Marlins
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MIAMI — Derek Jeter announced a surprise departure from the Miami Marlins on Monday after 4 1/2 mostly unsuccessful years that didn’t come close to matching his success as a player for the New York Yankees. Jeter became CEO of the Marlins in September 2017 when Bruce Sherman bought the

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U.S. Virgin Islands Under 14 Junior Tennis Team Posts Best International Results In 7 Years
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SAN SALVADOR — The USVI U-14 boys finished in 6th place at the 2022 North Central America & Caribbean Pre-Qualifying World Junior Tennis U-14 tournament after losing to El Salvador on the last day of matches.   This was the team’s second attempt against El Salvador during the International Tennis

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Original 'Cool Runnings' Racer Has Big Plans For The Jamaican Bobsled Team
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YANQING — One of the pioneering Jamaican bobsled team members who first competed at the 1988 Winter Games and inspired the movie “Cool Runnings” has big plans for racers from the Caribbean island at future Olympics. Thirty-four years ago, Chris Stokes only planned to travel to the Calgary Winter Olympics

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