June 25, 2018

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices RCIPS Community Officers to Host Community Engagement Day at Locations Throughout the Islands, 23 June On Saturday, 23 June, RCIPS community police officers will be hosting a day of community engagement at different locations throughout the islands. Community officers from each of […]

Cayman Islands’ Academy SC win Boy’s FA Cups

Academy SCs burgeoning youth programme again paid dividends for the George Town- based club as their Boy’s Under 11 and Under 13 squads captured the respective FA Cup trophies this past Saturday, June 16 in the prestigious Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) competitions. In the Boy’s Under 11 FA Cup final played at the Annex […]

In this family, to come of age you must first earn scuba certification

By Chris Peters  From Omaha World Herald WOODBINE, Iowa — In the Steppuhn family, the hand-me-downs are scuba suits. Grandpa Bill has made a family tradition out of scuba diving. He and his son, Brad, tried it during a business trip to the Bahamas in 2006, and it has grown into a hobby shared by […]

Rugby: Cayman Islands down Bermuda in a thriller

From Americas Rugby News The Cayman Islands downed Bermuda in a thriller, winning 20-19 on Saturday. Played at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in George Town the Caymans needed their home advantage to avoid an upset loss. The match was the first of 2018 for the Cayman Islands. Bermuda were playing their third match but were […]

All to play for in the Cayman Islands Youth FA Cups

With the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues all but completed and preliminary rounds in the girls and boys youth FA Cups decided, semi final games were the focus of attention this past Saturday, June 9. Globally, the FA Cup is a very famous annual event, the showpiece of a nation’s favourite pastime signifying […]

33rd Concacaf Ordinary Congress closes in Moscow; focuses on inclusive growth through competitions expansion and core development efforts

Moscow, Russia (Monday, June 11, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) held today its 33rd Ordinary Congress in Moscow Russia, where delegates celebrated the accomplishments of the Confederation in 2017. “Following the completion of a successful governance reform effort over the last two years, our Confederation has forged […]

Concacaf to host record number of teams in November for its redesigned Under-20 Championship

Thirty-four member associations to compete for the regional title and the four available spots in the FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019 Miami (Friday, June 8, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced the details for the new 2018 Concacaf Under-20 Championship. The redesigned, centralized thirty-four-member association […]

Bracket released for 2nd Annual Cayman Islands Classic

George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Game matchups for the second annual Cayman Islands Classic were announced by Tournament CEO Joe Wright. Eight teams will compete in the tournament held Nov. 19-21 at John Gray Gymnasium, just minutes away from world famous Seven Mile Beach. Akron will face Clemson in the opening game at […]

2018 Scotiabank Concacaf League Matches and 2018 Central America Women’s Qualifier to be played outside of Nicaragua

From Concacaf Matches originally scheduled to take place in Nicaragua will be relocated to alternate venues Miami (Wednesday, June 6, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) announced today that based on ongoing security concerns in Nicaragua, its Council has decided to move the Scotiabank Concacaf League round of […]

Cayman Islands: Under 11 Boys prepare for FA Cup semi finals

Four clubs sealed their place in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Boy’s Under 11 FA Cup semi finals as the second round games played this past Saturday, June 2 produced some exciting football and plenty of goals. Future SC, who received a bye to the second round, defeated Latinos FC A 6-0 with their […]