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Published:Monday | November 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

HYDEL High's Monifa Green and Kingston College's Arymanya Rogers, of Uganda, were crowned female and male champions at yesterday's second staging of the Mico Pump It Up 5K Road Race which started at ended on the school's campus at Marescaux Road in...

Published:Friday | November 17, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

It was another good win for defending senior champions Excelsior as the Christopher Smart-coached team defeatedSt Catherine High 48-38 to pick up their fourth consecutive win as the penultimate set of matches in the second round of the ISSA Urban...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

Defending champions Excelsior and St Catherine High will meet in the top-of the table Group One Urban ISSA Senior Netball match today as the penultimate set of matches in the Second Round get underway at St Andrew High school starting at 10:30 a.m....

Published:Monday | November 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

The second rounds of the ISSA Rural and Urban Schoolgirl netball competitions have reached midpoint, and tomorrow and Wednesday there will be some crucial matches in both competition as teams try their best to secure semi-final places. Bad weather...

Published:Saturday | November 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

All is set for the second staging of The Mico University College's PUMP It Up 5K Run/Walk, which will be held on Sunday November 19 starting at 6:30 a.m. This was confirmed at a press launch held yesterday at the campus' Enos Nutall Lecture Theatre....

Published:Friday | November 10, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

The third set of matches in the second round of the ISSA urban schoolgirl netball competition will be played this morning at the Leila Robinson Courts starting at 10:30.Defending champions Excelsior High, and St Catherine High, look set to continue...

Published:Wednesday | November 8, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

WHEN the second set of matches in Round Two of the urban ISSA schoolgirl competition get under way this morning at 10:30, most focus will be on the senior Group One clash between defending champions Excelsior High and 2015 winners Camperdown High....

Published:Tuesday | November 7, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

LAST year's beaten senior finalists, Gaynstead High, sent out a very strong message to their main rivals with a 60-5 mauling of Immaculate Conception High in their first second-round game of the ISSA Urban Senior Schoolgirl Netball Competition at...

Published:Monday | November 6, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

After last Thursday's postponement because of inclement weather, the first set of senior matches in the second round of the Urban ISSA schoolgirl netball competition will be played this morning at 10:30 at the Leila Robinson Courts.Defending...

Published:Monday | October 30, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

After being a successful athlete in her junior and senior years for Jamaica, former Vere Technical High School standout Inez Turner is having the same success in the United States as a track and field coach. Turner is in her first season as head...

Published:Sunday | October 29, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

Vice-president and liaison international scholastic director of US Elite International Track and Field Incorporation, Jamaican Keisha Thorpe, visited the island last week for the third US-Jamaica Scholarship and Athletic Convention and College Fair....

Published:Tuesday | October 10, 2017 | 12:15 AMRaymond Graham

THE Mico University Netball teams, which are defending champions in the Junior, Intermediate and Senior divisions at the intercollegiate level, sent out strong messages to their rivals last Saturday at the G.C. Foster College by dominating the day's...

Published:Monday | October 9, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

Jamaica Intercollegiate Sports Association (Intercol) General Secretary Laurence Garriques said that the association is putting on hold, plans to disregard student athletes' grade point averages (GPA) as an eligibility requirement for participation...

Published:Monday | October 2, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

It was a winning start for 2016 senior netball champions Camper-down High last Thursday in the ISSA urban schoolgirl netball competition. Playing away in Group B, the Wayne Stewart-coached team had a comprehensive 45-6 win over Edith Dalton James....

Published:Wednesday | September 27, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

DEFENDING Senior urban netball champions Excelsior High will start the defence of their title today when action in groups C and E in the ISSA schoolgirl competition continues today among senior and junior teams.The defending champions, who compete...

Published:Monday | September 25, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

Last year's beaten senior finalist, Gaynstead High, got off to an impressive start in the ISSA Urban Schoolgirl Netball Competition last week when they scored a one-sided 74-2 win over Penwood High, playing at home in a Group F encounter.With goal...

Published:Friday | September 22, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

Athletes and officials from G.C. Foster College and the Sprintec Track Club, who travelled with the Jamaica team to the recent IAAF World Championships in London, were honoured at a special reception held at the college yesterday.Minister of...

Published:Wednesday | September 20, 2017 | 12:20 AMRaymond Graham

Coach of Excelsior High's netball team, Christopher Smart, has warned his rivals that the defending champions will be difficult to dethrone in this year's ISSA senior urban schoolgirls competition."We have lost 50 per cent of last year's winning...

Published:Tuesday | September 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

THE Jamaica Conference Centre in downtown Kingston will host an Inter-Regional Conference on the 'Strategic Use of Intellectual Property in Sport'.The two-day event starts today and will be hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment...

Published:Monday | September 18, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

DEFENDING ISSA urban senior schoolgirl netball champions Excelsior High and their rural counterparts Denbigh High will start the defence of their titles when both competitions get under way this week.Action in the Corporate Area will commence on...

Published:Saturday | September 16, 2017 | 12:14 AMRaymond Graham

Jamaica Intercollegiate Sports Association (Intercol Jamaica) president Dalton Myers stood firm in the face of the expected fireworks which met him at the association's Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Montego Bay Community College on Thursday....

Published:Saturday | September 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

IT is now official. Kingston College's athletes can now use their new 350-metre, six-lane synthetic track, following its official opening ceremony yesterday at the Melbourne Park campus of the school on Elletson Road. The new facility will be known...

Published:Monday | September 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

With more than 250 new students enrolled, the G.C. Foster College of Physical Education and Sport is celebrating its highest intake of students in over three years, for the 2017-18 academic year."For the first time in the last three years, the...

Published:Monday | September 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

MVP Track Club athlete Jordan Scott, formerly of Mannings School and Petersfield High, died in a car crash on Hope Road yesterday morning. Fellow sprinter Michael Campbell, also of MVP, was a passenger in the car and has been admitted to the...

Published:Thursday | September 7, 2017 | 12:19 AMRaymond Graham

AFTER spending the past 10 years as head track and field coach at Johnson C. Smith, a Division II college in Charlotte, North Carolina, Lennox Graham has left to join fellow Jamaican Mark Elliot at Division I outfit Clemson University in South...

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