The teams from Virginia won both games in both days of the St. Thomas Classic, a first year women's basketball event in the Virgin Islands.
The event featured four NCAA Division III teams at the University of the Virgin Islands, with Virginia Wesleyan and Randolph-Macon won both of their games.
Virginia Wesleyan topped Emerson College 67-63 on Friday.
Brittany Glasco had 19 points to lead the Marlins (7-3), and Janissa Delzo and Kelsey Johnson had 13 points apiece for Emerson.
USVI Soccer Association St. Thomas Region
- Laraza d. M.I. Roc Masters: Forfeit
- Raymix 8, Waitikubuli 0: The Raymix moved back into first place, opening a two-point lead over Haitian Victory in the nightcap.
Trevol Smith (17th minute, 42nd and 71st) and Richard Allen (25th, 57th and 75th minutes) scored three goals apiece to lead the Raymix, which led 4-0 at halftime.
Rigoberto Miga (45th) and Trevor Wrensford Jr. (47th) each scored goals.
The USVI Soccer Association is helping raise funds at today's Under-16 championship game for the family of a player who recently died.
The game will feature the St. Thomas champions Laraza SC against their St. Croix counterparts, Free Will SC, which is mourning the loss of Freddy Gomez Flores, 18, who drowned Saturday in Annaly Bay.
The 11 a.m. game is at the University of the Virgin Islands soccer field on St. Thomas.
The teams from Virginia - Randolph-Macon and Virginia Wesleyan - opened the St. Thomas Classic on Thursday with victories against the teams from Massachusetts at the University of the Virgin Islands on St. Thomas.
The event, featuring two days of basketball for NCAA Division III women's basketball teams, continues today at the UVI Sport and Fitness Center.
Both games featured second-half runs by the eventual winning teams, who both trailed at halftime of their games.
By CAROL BAREUTHER
Special to the Daily News
Cruzan Rum and Presidente beer will provide major sponsorship in support for the St. Thomas International Regatta.
The drinks, distributed by Glazer's Premier Distributors, LLC, will aide the March 27-29 event..
"Cruzan Rum and Presidente beer are a great fit to the sailing scene," said Jon Charlton, vice president and general manager for the U.S. Virgin Islands of Glazer's Premier Distributors, one of the largest alcohol distributors in the U.S.
One might think a move from the nation's largest media market to one of the National Football League's smallest would represent a breath of fresh air for a media relations professional.
But in Peter John-Baptiste's first season with the Cleveland Browns, the intense spotlight - and workload - has continued for the St. Croix native.
Part of that was the early-season winning the Browns were doing, as the team started 7-4.