National sloop sailing association conclave begins today

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Members of the local sailing community are hoping that this weekend’s conclave will bring them closer to forming The Bahamas Sloop Sailing Federation. The sailing conclave begins today and wraps up tomorrow at the Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources. Boat owner and conclave organizer Dwayne Higgins said that bringing everyone together […]

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Etienne finishes second in high jump at weekend meet in Indiana

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – University of Indiana sophomore Jyles Etienne finished second overall in the men’s high jump this weekend in a dual meet against University of Tennessee at Gladstein Fieldhouse in Bloomington, Indiana. Etienne’s performance helped lead the Hoosiers to a 72-50 victory. He lept a season best 7’1” to finish behind Tennessee’s Darryl Sullivan. […]

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Bichette repeats as Home Run Derby champion

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Shortstop in the Toronto Bluejays organization Bo Bichette repeated as champion of the Don’t Blink 242 Home Run Derby this weekend, defeating event co-founder Todd Isaacs, from the Cleveland Indians organization, in a sudden death final round. Bichette represented team Fox during the team segment of the derby, however, team Isaacs won […]

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Startup Grind launches Nassau chapter

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Startup Grind launched its Nassau chapter over the weekend. Startup Grind is a Google-powered global startup community designed to educate, inspire and connect entrepreneurs across the globe. The Nassau chapter was started on Saturday by Brandsy Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Gershwine Greene. The University of Virginia Tech sophomore said […]

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Ferguson and the Cincinnati Bearcats win Military Bowl

Chris Ferguson and the Cincinnati Bearcats ended the 2018 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Football season, knocking off Virginia Tech 35-31 in the Military Bowl in Annapolis, Maryland. The Bearcats ended Virginia Tech’s run of 25 consecutive winning seasons. Bearcats quarterback Hayden Moore threw for 120 yards in addition to running for a […]