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CNMI products spread commonwealth's culture to an international audience during Pacific Mini Games
CNMI products spread commonwealth's culture to an international audience during Pacific Mini Games

Over in the Northern Marianas, the 2022 Pacific Mini Games is coming to a close and as athletes celebrate victory in sport it is also a show of cultural pride. 2,000 visitors surged through Saipan to spectate at the Northern Marianas Pacific Mini Games. A

BTS: committed commonwealth crew brings Pacific Mini Games to the world
BTS: committed commonwealth crew brings Pacific Mini Games to the world

Over in the Northern Marianas, it’s one of the largest multisport events in Oceania, and broadcasting the Pacific Mini Games to the rest of the world is no mini-task. Here's a BTS look at the committed crew from the commonwealth who's been working n

Thomas Manglona
Guam baseball is 2-1 in pool play
Guam baseball is 2-1 in pool play

In Baseball Guam improved to 2-1 in pool play. Team Guam defeated the Solomon Islands via the 10-run rule after 5 complete innings of play. Guam plays Palau tonight at 7:00 pm. Palau is 2-0 with wins over the Solomon Islands and the NMI.

Dave Delgado
Jacinta Sumagaysay wins three weightlifting golds for Guam
Jacinta Sumagaysay wins three weightlifting golds for Guam

Jacinta Sumagaysay adds 3 Gold medals to Team Guam’s count winning the Women’s 64kg for Snatch 70kg, Clean and Jerk 100kg, for a Total 170kg for Weightlifting. Krysthian Villanueva represented Guam in the 67kg weight class taking 3 Bronze Meda

Dave Delgado
Coach Michelle Pang brings experience, discipline, championship attitude to Team Guam Tennis
Coach Michelle Pang brings experience, discipline, championship attitude to Team Guam Tennis

The Northern Marianas Pacific Mini Games roars on and off the field as athletes from 20 nations reach the halfway point before Saturday's closing ceremony. Michelle Pang, the head coach of Team Guam Guam Tennis, told KUAM News, "We’ve been at the co

Thomas Manglona
CNMI healthcare workers remain on frontline during Pacific Mini Games
CNMI healthcare workers remain on frontline during Pacific Mini Games

Over in the Northern Marianas amid the 2022 Pacific Mini Games, athletes are in top shape arriving and medical officials at the island’s only hospital hope to keep it that way. At the start of the Northern Marianas Pacific Mini Games, first responde

Thomas Manglona
Nicola Lagatao takes gold in weightlifting
Nicola Lagatao takes gold in weightlifting

Nicola Lagatao added more hardware to Guam’s medal count. Nicola won Gold in the women’s 45kg weight class for Weightlifting. Lagatao won Gold for the Snatch, Clean and Jerk and Total. She also won a Gold for the Oceania Championships taking p

Dave Delgado
Pacific pride on full display in Saipan at Mini Games
Pacific pride on full display in Saipan at Mini Games

Over in the Northern Marianas, the 2022 Pacific Mini Games kicks off with a parade of nations as teams from 20 countries dig in their heels as the games finally begin on land and sea. Ben Babauta, CEO, Northern Marianas Pacific Mini Games, announced, "We

Thomas Manglona
Minami Iijima-Martin claims Guam's first gold in triathlon
Minami Iijima-Martin claims Guam's first gold in triathlon

Minami Iijima-Martin took home Guam’s first Gold medal from the Pacific Mini Games for Triathlon. Minami was the first female competitor to cross the line first after completing the 750m Swim, 20k Bike ride and 5,000m Run.

Dave Delgado
Team Guam baseball confident, prepared, gunning for gold
Team Guam baseball confident, prepared, gunning for gold

The Pacific Mini Games Opening Ceremony is scheduled for this Friday at 5:30 pm at the Oleai Sports Complex. Baseball has 5 countries hitting the diamond looking for Gold. It’s the program's young guns making the trip to represent the island this ti

Dave Delgado
Guam junior rugby players make history
Guam junior rugby players make history

Junior rugby players in the U14 girl’s division made history on Guam after competing in a tackle game for the first time. Laila Sablan said, "I played for the flag but playing tackle is a different thing. I had fun playing this sport and it felt rea

Dave Delgado
Team Guam weightlifters confident in chances in Pacific Mini-Games
Team Guam weightlifters confident in chances in Pacific Mini-Games

12 athletes from the Guam Weightlifting Federation will be competing for a chance to step onto the podium at the Pacific Mini Games. Team Guam is scheduled to hit the platform between June 20th-23rd. Coach Ed Molinos is confident that the team assembled c

Dave Delgado
Mina Manibusan wins top honors in youth golf event
Mina Manibusan wins top honors in youth golf event

In youth golf news, 14 participants took part in the 1st NKGI Junior Golf Tournament held at the Starts Guam Golf Resort. Mina Manibusan took 1st in the A Class for players ages 10-13 years old. 2nd: Dong Geon Kim 3rd: Yu Chan Lee B Class (6-9): 1st Alan

Dave Delgado
Team Guam wins women's gold in FIBA Micronesian Cup
Team Guam wins women's gold in FIBA Micronesian Cup

Team Guam and the NMI met up in the women’s Gold medal game of the FIBA Micronesian Cup. Mia San Nicolas with 2 of her team high 20-points. Guam advanced to the final game after finishing the tournament undefeated, Kara Duenas with the pull up jumpe

Dave Delgado