Recent Posts by FN Sports Reporter Shayne Stubbs

Geneva Rutherford Tournament introduces new dynamic

20 YEARS RUNNING – The 2019 Geneva Rutherford Tournament moves into its 20th anniversary which takes place February 20-23 at the St. George’s Gymnasium. Standing left to right during a presentation from the Ministry of Tourism are Tournament Director Sharon “The General” Storr, Ministry of Tourism’s Manager of Niche Markets Nuvolari Chotoosingh, HOYTES Chief Consultant Fred Sturrup, HOYTES Founder Gladstone “Moon” McPhee, Sports and Recreation officer (Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture) Nerissa Lockhart-Saunders, and District Superintendent for West Grand Bahama (Ministry of Education) Ivan Butler. (PHOTO: SHAYNE STUBBS)

The Geneva Rutherford Girls Basketball Classic tips-off next week, February 20-23 at the St. George’s Gymnasium.  The Classic, founded by HOYTES (Helping Our Youth Through Education and Sports) has become paramount in the development of girls’ basketball as it moves into its 20th anniversary this time around.  While the tournament will continue to provide the…
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Jaguars build late lead to take game one of GBSSAA Finals

TAKING CHARGE – Christopher ‘CJ’ Johnson (#5) looks to finish at the net over the Tabernacle Falcons’ Romad Dean during game one of the GBSSAA: Derek Nesbitt/Obie Wilchcombe High School Basketball League’s senior boys championship this past Wednesday at the St. George’s Gymnasium. Johnson led the Jaguars with 19 points as the Jags took a 1-0 series lead. (PHOTO: SHAYNE STUBBS) 

A third quarter surge was all the The St. George’s Jaguars needed to take game one of the GBSSAA: Derek Nesbitt/Obie Wilchcombe High School Basketball League’s senior boys championship. The Jaguars proved why their overall length would prove to be a lot to handle for the Tabernacle Falcons and ran away with a 69-62 victory…
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Focus on Darts GBDA finishes third at Gold Cup

SOLID SHOWING – The Grand Bahama Darts Association 15-member team put on a decent showing at the recently held Gold Cup in Abaco this past February 8-9. The team finished in third place behind eventual champions the Nassau Darts Association and second place finishers, the Abaco Darts Association. n (PHOTOS COURTESY OF THE GBDA)

Every year local darts associations around the country get together for the annual Gold Cup Tournament.  This past weekend, February 8-9 the various darts associations convened on the island of Abaco to once again battle it out to be knowns as this year’s top sharpshooters.  However, when it was all said and done the Grand…
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Moving on: Falcons down Stingers in game three Falcons vs. Jaguars tonight in GBSSAA Finals

GAME-HIGH — Rolante Knowles, with the ball, poured in a game-high 23 points, albeit in a loss to the Tabernacle Falcons. The loss eliminated the Stingers from the GBSSAA Derek Nesbitt/Obie Wilchcombe High School Basketball League senior boys semifinals. 

The Tabernacle Falcons are now two wins away from a third-straight GBSSAA Derek Nesbitt/Obie Wilchcombe High School Basketball League championship. The defending senior boys champions scraped out a 2-1 best-of-three series victory over their rivals, the Sunland Stingers this past Monday night at the Jack Hayward Gymnasium. Game three was one that went down to…
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