The BVI’s young swimming sensation Elinah Phillip has won two silver medals at the 2018 CARIFTA Games.
She took second place in the 50-metre Butterfly at National Aquatic Centre in Kingston, Jamaica where the swimming segment of the Games was held.
She finished with a time of 28.29 seconds behind Curacao’s Chade Nersicio, who swam 28 seconds.
Phillip copped her second silver medal in the Girls 100-metre freestyle (15 to 17 age) category.
She swam a time of 59.97 seconds.
Bermuda’s Madelyn Moore won gold in 59.11 seconds.
Meanwhile, during the CARIFTA track and field events in The Bahamas, the BVI’s Rikkoi Brathwaite picked up a bronze medal in the Under-20 Boy’s 100-metre dash.
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