While sporting events within the U.S. Virgin Islands’ schools — both public and private — are on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, that doesn’t mean the athletic programs are at a complete standstill.

The U.S. Virgin Islands’ biggest annual sporting event will go on this fall — only it won’t go on in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Kristene Kelly is taking another step upward in her career as a college athletics administrator — this time joining a school affiliated with one of the nation’s top athletic conferences.

One of the U.S. Virgin Islands’ top road racers came out on top in the 36th annual Women Race, held recently by the Women’s Coalition of St. Croix.

There won’t be any horse racing (or even training of race horses) in the U.S. Virgin Islands for the forseeable future — at least not until issues between the USVI government and the territory’s two major gaming operators are resolved, and restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic…

ST. THOMAS — Nearly two dozen teams, with skippers hailing from the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, the United States and Sweden are ready to take their start today in the inaugural St. Thomas Yacht Club Invitational Regatta.

Brooklyn Nets rookie forward-center Nicolas Claxton, whose parents are from St. Thomas, will miss the NBA’s restart after having successful arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder earlier this week.

Charlotte Amalie High School head coach Eroy Carey talks with Ajani Blyden during the first half of boys championship game against Central High School in the 27th annual IAA/McDonald’s Martin Luther King Jr. Invitational tournament on St. Thomas. Carey will take over for R. Jalani Horton as …

The University of the Virgin Islands has entered the next phase of its process for hiring two key positions within its athletics department — winnowing down the dozens of applicants for both its athletics director and head coach of the university’s men’s basketball team.

West Indies captain Jason Holder believes the encouraging global response to the sprawling Black Lives Matter movement could prove an inspiration to his players when they take on England in the upcoming three-test cricket series.

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