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Special Olympics Bahamas shining at World Games

GOLDEN GIRL — Caitlyn Romer, pictured center, celebrates her gold medal win in the women’s 200m at the 2019 Special Olympics World Games currently being held in Abu Dhabi. (PHOTO COURTESY OF BAHAMAS SPORTS SOCIAL MEDIA PAGE) 

It did not take The Bahamas long to make a splash in Abu Dhabi as Caitlyn Romer picked up the country’s first gold medal of competition this past Saturday, March 16 over in Abu Dhabi.  The 14-year old competed in final four-of-26 of the Girls’ 200m. Romer was the quickest out of the blocks and…
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The Freeport News’ Sports Week in Review

Grand Bahamian teams powered their way to the junior and senior girls championships of the HOYTES Geneva Rutherford Girls Basketball Classic.  The 39 nominees for the Marjorie Laing Scholar Athlete of the Year Award were announced. The St. George’s Jaguars battled to the very end but came up short in the 37th Hugh Campbell Basketball…
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Jaguars fall to Marlins in double OT

JAGUARS FALL IN DOUBLE OT – The St. George’s Jaguars came up short against the Doris Johnson Mystic Marlins this past Monday night in the 37th Hugh Campbell Basketball Tournament’s championship game. Jaguars’ forward Paul Greene, pictured with ball, makes his way around a Marlins defender during the first half of the contest at the Kendal G.L Issacs Gymnasium. (PHOTOS BY: TORRELL GLINTON)

The 37th Hugh Campbell Basketball Tournament championship game was one for the ages this past Monday (February 25) night. The 2019 GBSSAA Senior Boys’ champions of the Derek Nesbitt/Obie Wilchombe High School Basketball League, the St. George’s Jaguars, went head-to-head with the GSSSA (Government Secondary School Sports Association) champions, the Doris Johnson Mystic Marlins at…
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The Freeport News Sports Week in Review

New champions were crowned in the GBSSAA’s Derek Nesbitt/Obie Wilchcombe High School Basketball League’s senior boys division.  Chavano ‘Buddy’ Hield proved on the NBA’s All-Star Weekend stage why he is indeed one of the league’s elite three-point marksmen.  The Geneva Rutherford Girls Basketball Tournament officially got underway, while the local senior boys traveled to New Providence…
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