It was an impressive year in sports. Guam took home 19 medals in Samoa; Regine Tugade and Jay Leon Guerrero made theirs marks in their respective sports; and the island's runners took a stand in Japan, while the Royals, Friars and Geckos owned interscholastics.

   

In a landmark decision that rocked the island, the Guam Education Board voted unanimously to withdraw Guam Department of Education schools fro…