‘Mather Town Boy’ signs with New York Mets

CONGRATULATIONS – CEO of Aliv Damien Blackburn (second right) congratulates Warren Saunders Jr., (second left) on signing with the New York Mets yesterday. Also pictured are Coaches Albert Cartwright (left) and Geron Sands (right). (Photos courtesy of the Saunders Family)

Grand Bahama’s Warren Saunders Jr., has taken the first step in realizing his dream of playing major league baseball by signing with the New York Mets. The Mather Town native, ‘John Hancocked’ his contract yesterday – Wednesday, August 29 – in the capital in front of family, friends and coaches. His mother, Phyllis Saunders, spoke…
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45 to be honored for their role in basketball

OZZIE ‘The Sports Insider’ SIMMONS

Ozzie Simmons 'Sports Insider' 1. Sports Insider to honor 45 basketball coaches, players, officials, executives and sponsors past and present on September 20, 2018 at the YMCA. Sports Insider Gold Medal of Honor. 2. Insider Top 5 Basketball Players in Grand Bahama: Bookie Nesbitt Basil Sands Kenneth Smith Jimmy Culmer Ritchie Adderley Coach: Gladstone ‘Moon’…
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The Diamond League Finals: Who’s qualified?

Shaunae Miller-Uibo

Miller-Uibo qualifies in 200m and 400m After a fierce, season-long battle for qualification, the Diamond League Finals are at last upon us. So which athletes have a chance to get their hands on the Diamond Trophy in Zürich and Brussels? From Doha to Birmingham via Paris and London, from the first weeks of summer in…
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Falcons’ Track and Field athletes soar to another level

Tabernacle Baptist Christian Academy Track and Field program can proudly boast that seven student athletes have received athletic assistance through scholarship to further their education in the U.S. In the last six years, the Falcons Track and Field Program won six Grand Bahama Secondary Schools Athletic Association Island Championships and saw at least 10 students…
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