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FUN FACT: PACIFIC GAMES MEDAL PER CAPITA

FUN FACT: PACIFIC GAMES MEDAL PER CAPITA

The home team Papua New Guinea racked up a whopping 217 medals from the 2015 Pacific Games, but given their population size of over 7.1 million people, their per capita standing is the lowest of all medal winning islands. See how Guam did in medals per capita as well as the other medalist in the games!

MEN’S HOOPS VOTED MOST OUTSTANDING

MEN’S HOOPS VOTED MOST OUTSTANDING

According to Chef de Mission Joey Miranda, the Guam Men’s Basketball Team was chosen as the Pacific Games Outstanding Team of the Games as voted by the panel of judges

GOLF TEAM WRAPS UP GAMES FOR GUAM

GOLF TEAM WRAPS UP GAMES FOR GUAM

Louie Sunga finishes 6th in men’s golf at the Pacific Games.

PACIFIC GAMES RECAP WEDNESDAY/THURSDAY

PACIFIC GAMES RECAP WEDNESDAY/THURSDAY

Check in with the volleyball teams, Justin Andre in the athletics, boxing, and all the happenings of the past two days during Guams run in the 2015 Pacific Games.

TEAM ANDRE READY TO THROW GUAM FURTHER

TEAM ANDRE READY TO THROW GUAM FURTHER

Guam’s Warrior Justin Andre will be the lone representative in the final leg of the Track & Field portion of the 2015 Pacific Games, but don’t for a second think he’s going to be alone. His family, friends, and island of Guam will be behind him as he steps up to propel Guam to new distances in his comeback story.

MEN’S BASKETBALL GRABS PNG GOLD

MEN’S BASKETBALL GRABS PNG GOLD

The Guam Men’s Basketball played nothing short of gold in their final game of the 2015 Pacific Games after icing Fiji 78-61.  Guam’s last gold medal in the Pacific Games

PNG: MEN’S BASKETBALL TO PLAY FOR GOLD

PNG: MEN’S BASKETBALL TO PLAY FOR GOLD

Guam’s only loss in the 2015 Pacific Games was avenged Saturday afternoon as Guam trounced Tahiti 89-57 behind a huge third quarter from Joe Blas and a steady performance from

PNG: SHOOTERS, SWIMMERS ADD MORE MEDALS

PNG: SHOOTERS, SWIMMERS ADD MORE MEDALS

Guam’s sharpshooters added more medals to tally for Guam after the ladies grabbed Silver in the 25m pistol event. Amalia Duenas, Maria Cenzon, and Hope Delos Reyes were the three

WESLEY’S OT GAME-WINNER STUNS FIJI

WESLEY’S OT GAME-WINNER STUNS FIJI

Tai Wesley saved the day for Team Guam Men’s Basketball after he sank a three-pointer at the buzzer in overtime to help his team advance with the 75-72 victory at the Pacific Games in Papua New Guinea.

MEN’S VOLLEYBALL: SMALL NUMBERS, BIG GAME

MEN’S VOLLEYBALL: SMALL NUMBERS, BIG GAME

The competition in Papua New Guinea for Men’s Volleyball as part of the 2015 Pacific Games is bound to be stiff, but Guam’s small group of nine are welcoming the odds.