Sprinter Tahesia Harrigan won the British Virgins Island female athlete of the year award. Harrigan was a 100 meters semifinalist in the IAAF World Championships in Berlin last August, and had a season’s best of 11.15 seconds.
Omar Jones was named the male athlete of the year, after winning the NCAA Jr.College Javelin Throw Championships with national record toss of 65.41 meters.
Chantel Malone won the Junior Female Athlete award after establishing national records in the Long Jump, Triple Jump, 400 meters, Jr. Girls 200 meters and contributed a leg to the national record setting 4 x 400 meters relay that ran three minutes, 37.62 in the Caribbean and Central American Championships in Cuba.
Our congratulations to all the athletes.
The awards were sponsored by SOL Gas company.
Read the complete list of awardees at TrackAlerts.com.