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August 7th, 2019
UPDATE: ‘Winning gold is a big deal’- Chantel E. Malone

By Dean H. Greenaway

LIMA, Peru, SA—Four years after a medal slipped from her grasp in the final round of competition in Toronto, Canada, Long Jumper Chantel Ellen Malone buried the field on her first attempt, to win the Virgin Islands (VI) first Pan Am Games medal in its 36-year history, on the opening day of track and field in Estadio Nacional, in Lima, Peru on August 6, 2019.

August 6th, 2019
Lettsome sets sail as Malone jumps into Pan Am Games action

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA—Laser Sailor Thad A. Lettsome finally got the wind in his sail and made his debut in the 18th Pan Am Games sailing competition in Paracas, Peru yesterday, August 5, 2019 where he had two races, after the first two days of racing and four races were cancelled.

August 4th, 2019
Lettsome’s Pan Am Games debut delayed

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

PARACAS, Peru, SA—Laser Sailor Thad A. Lettsome’s planned debut yesterday, August 3, 2019, the opening day of sailing in the 18th Pan Am Games sailing in Paracas, Peru, was delayed because there was no wind.

August 1st, 2019
Ashley N. Kelly’s season finally coming together ahead of Pan Am's

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA—As late as the end of June 2019, Ashley N. Kelly was the first to admit that she’d been having a rough, frustrating season. But she kept at it, even came home to decompress.

July 31st, 2019
Kyron A. McMaster out of 2019 Pan Am Games

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA— Ahead of the August 6, 2019 start of track and field competition in the 18th Pan Am Games now in progress in Lima, Peru, one of the Virgin Islands’ medal prospects—400m Hurdler Kyron A. McMaster— is out of the competition, in which he would have made his games debut on opening day.

July 31st, 2019
Chantel E. Malone eyes improved Pan Am Games finish

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA— With a fourth place showing in the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto, Chantel E. Malone equaled the 1987 Softball team that narrowly lost to Cuba 4-3 in the bronze medal game, as the territory’s best placings in its history. She’s hoping to improve on that in Lima.

July 30th, 2019
Eldred Henry’s stock rises ahead of Pan Am Games action

Dean H. Greenaway aka 'The Sportsman'

LIMA, Peru, SA—Virgin Islands athlete Eldred Henry arrived in Lima, Peru, on Monday July 29, 2019 to begin final preparations for his second Pan Am Games, in which he’ll see action on August 7, 2019.

July 30th, 2019
VI Football Masters take second place in St Maarten

PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten - The BVI Masters football (soccer) team was in St Maarten this past weekend to participate in the 9th annual St Martin Veterans Over-40 Tournament.

July 29th, 2019
Elite players announced

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – Ray D. Victor, Dion M. Blyden and Phillip E. Glasgow Jr are some of the elite players named in the draft for the 2019 Hon Julian Fraser Save the Seed National Basketball League.

July 29th, 2019
Laser Sailor Thad A. Lettsome excited about Pan Am Games debut

Dean H. Greenaway aka ‘The Sportsman’

LIMA, Peru, SA—When he puts his boat in the waters in Paracas, Peru on Saturday, August 3, 2019 Thad A. Lettsome, 17, will make history as the [[British] Virgin Islands’ first Laser Sailor in its Pan American Games history.

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