Special Olympics Bahamas soccer splits first two games in Abu Dhabi

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Special Olympics Bahamas split its first two games in Abu Dhabi, the United Emirates at the 2019 Special Olympics World Games. In its first game, The Bahamas picked up a 1-0 win over China. However, later that day, the team fell 3-0 to the Czech Republic. According to Special Olympics Bahamas Director […]

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Mingoes rolling along in pre-season with 2-1win, sport 2-0 preseason record

The UB Mingoes soccer team—thanks to some great defense—defeated the Warriors 2-1 to remain Sunday undefeated in the Bahamas Football Association preseason. The Mingoes scored twice in the match at the Roscow A.L. Davies Field—once from Elcott Johnson in the 35th minute and an own goal in the 70th minute. “Today was a good psychological […]

Mingoes soccer side wins preseason scrimmage, prepares to defend BFA title

The UB Mingoes soccer team defeated Dynamos Football Club 3-0 in a preseason scrimmage Sunday as the Mingoes look to defend its Bahamas Football Association championship title. Stuart Hanna, the team’s leading scorer last season, scored twice—once on a penalty and in the 80th minute. Tevin Lewis scored the other goal for The Mingoes in […]

Mingoes soccer side competitive during weekend tour in Florida

The UB Mingoes men’s soccer team scored a goal, created many opportunities along with some brilliant defensive plays during the weekend tour in Florida but still lost matches to Florida College and Johnson University. The Mingoes lost 4-1 to Johnson University on Saturday, September 15, 2018, and lost to Florida College 3-0 on Friday, September […]

UB Soccer prepares for weekend of matches in Orlando

UB Soccer players Roger Desouza, Ducheley Richard and Ta’karris Bullard go through practice Thursday September 13, 2018 at Johnson University’s soccer field in Kissimmee, Florida. The UB Men’s Soccer team is expected to take on Florida College on Friday and Johnson University on Saturday.  Both matches start at 4: 00 p.m. at Johnson University’s field. The UB soccer side, coached by Dion Godet, sports an […]

Homeowners hear of provisions under the Economic Empowerment Zones Bill

Facilitators of The Over-the-Hill Community Development Partnership Initiative conducted yet another workshop on provisions under the Economic Empowerment Zones Bill, at Salem Union Baptist Church on Taylor Street. Held on Tuesday, August 14, the workshop was geared towards homeowners and renters. This came on the heels of the first workshop held Thursday, August 9, for businesspersons. […]

CONCACAF launches NextPlay initiative

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) over the weekend announced plans to launch comprehensive, grassroots development programme’s, to promote football within the region, called NextPlay. The program is executed in partnership with CONCACAF’s member associations as well as local schools and governments. Along with The Bahamas, countries that will be […]