Sports

Pro Tennis Tournament, Live Rockin’ Blues Concert Event Coming To Buckhorn Springs

Pro Tennis Tournament, Live Rockin’ Blues Concert Event Coming To Buckhorn Springs

  Staff Report A World-Class tennis tournament featuring One-on-One Doubles, known as the third game of tennis, endorsed by the USTA will take place at Buckhorn Springs Tennis and Swim Club in Valrico on Saturday, November 1. The $4,000 Pro Tournament and a rockin’ blues concert will start at 1 p.m. and the Live Rockin’ […]

Close To 100 Residents Attended The BSAC Third Annual Dash And Splash

Close To 100 Residents Attended The BSAC Third Annual Dash And Splash

  By Tamas Mondovics In its continued effort to raise awareness and fund its drowning prevention initiative, the Brandon Sports and Aquatic Center (BSAC) successfully hosted its annual Dash and Splash Aquathon earlier this month. Close to 100 residents, young and old, many who are members of BSAC and the center’s Blue Wave swim program, […]

Cougars Hopeful Of Upcoming Season Success, Bloomingdale Bulls Get New Head Coach

Cougars Hopeful Of Upcoming Season Success, Bloomingdale Bulls Get New Head Coach

  By Tamas Mondovics It is safe to say the Cougars varsity football coaches, players and fans are glad to begin a new season as it now means a chance to leave the memories of last year’s disappointing 3-7 record in the past and focus on a year with a lot of potential, or at […]

Lacrosse Becomes Sanctioned High School Sport, BSAC To Host Annual Dash And Splash Event & More

Lacrosse Becomes Sanctioned High School Sport, BSAC To Host Annual Dash And Splash Event & More

  By Tamas Mondovics Lacrosse Becomes Sanctioned High School Sport Local area schools looking to add a new sport to their athletics list may draw from the efforts and subsequent success of the students at Bloomingdale High School. Student-athletes interested in playing varsity lacrosse at their own school got the news they have been waiting […]

Riverview Sharks Count On Solid Lineup In Hopes Of Winning Season

Riverview Sharks Count On Solid Lineup In Hopes Of Winning Season

  By Tamas Mondovics Varsity football hasn’t exactly been exciting for Riverview Sharks fans in recent times. The program has struggled to stay competitive, but with senior quarterback Keisean Young at the helm, consensus is that the Sharks hope to shake things up a bit in the current Class 8A District 6 line up. A […]

Archers Take A Shot In Statewide Tournaments

Archers Take A Shot In Statewide Tournaments

  By Kelly Legg With the popularity of the film and book series The Hunger Games, the sport of archery is skyrocketing. The Ferman Chevrolet Florida Archery Slam has seen more than 300 participants and the events are continuing to grow. The latest tournament, the Red Hot Saltwater Slam, was the most successful event to […]

Tampa Bay Rhythmics Ends Season, Lacrosse Becomes Sanctioned High School Sport

Tampa Bay Rhythmics Ends Season, Lacrosse Becomes Sanctioned High School Sport

  By Tamas Mondovics Tampa Bay Rhythmics End Season with Summer Camp, Boast of New Elite Junior Gymnast  Tampa Bay Rhythmics Gymnastics, led by Owner and Head Coach Tyana Marlowe, was pleased to bring its competitive season to a close with its traditional week-long, end-of year-camp, showcasing its talented gymnasts, standout stars as well celebrity […]

Bloomingdale High School Begins Football Season With New Head Coach

Bloomingdale High School Begins Football Season With New Head Coach

  By Tamas Mondovics As students settle into their 2014-2015 school year schedule, student-athletes are also gearing up to show off their skills and measure up their talents. While the fall athletic season includes a number of sports, it is football that continues to top the list. Considered by many as one the of season’s […]

Brandon Eagles Cheerleaders Win Awards, New Local Elite Junior Gymnast & More

Brandon Eagles Cheerleaders Win Awards, New Local Elite Junior Gymnast & More

By Tamas Mondovics Brandon Eagles Cheerleaders Post UCA Summer Camp Success Brandon High School Cheerleaders, coached by Nancy Reagor, had a chance to participate in the Universal Cheerleading Association (UCA) camp at Embry Riddle University in Daytona Beach earlier this month.  Proud of the Brandon High School cheer team’s performance, Reagor said that while at […]

Bloomingdale Blaze Softball Team Wins 12U World Series Championship

Bloomingdale Blaze Softball Team Wins 12U World Series Championship

  By Tamas Mondovics This year’s Babe Ruth Softball 12U World Series tourney started out a bit rough for the members of the Bloomingdale Blaze team, but instead of giving up, the girls rallied together and became World Series Champions in Alachua, Fla. After losing their first pool game to Connecticut, which was also the […]