They won Cayman’s 1st ever gold medal in men’s basketball at the 2017 Island Games in Gotland Sweden, defeating Gibraltar 82-80. The team says it was a tough grind the entire tournament, but their familiarity with each other after playing together over the years became an advantage. The team also discusses future international opportunities for Cayman’s men’s basketball such as FIBA’s new addition to international competition, 3-on-3 basketball.
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From Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Jordan Armenise began his sports broadcasting journey with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League. It was in this role where he was able to merge his best attributes: sports knowledge and personality. While with the Ticats, Jordan provided live analysis and interviews while developing a digital portfolio of one-on-one interviews, episodic sports comedy and full length sports & news features. He has also worked with CBC Sports for Hockey Night in Canada, the 2014 Sochi Olympics and Special Olympics as well as roles with Cineflix and Cream Productions as an Assistant Director.