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Bloomingdale High Makes Football History In Class 8A District 6 Battle Against Newsome

Bloomingdale High Makes Football History In Class 8A District 6 Battle Against Newsome

  By Tamas Mondovics Parents, students and area high school football fans were treated last month to what many say turned out to be one of the best games of the season as they witnessed Bloomingdale High School Bulls make football history against its neighboring Class 8A District 6 rival Newsome High School Wolves. Befitting […]

Bloomingdale Football Scores Big During Homecoming Night Against East Bay

Bloomingdale Football Scores Big During Homecoming Night Against East Bay

  By Tamas Mondovics For most fans, the highlight of every high school football season is the homecoming game under the Friday night lights, not to mention the highlight of the event; the crowning of the homecoming king and queen. The only thing that tops that is winning the game, especially when the victory extends […]

Valrico Rams Youth Football And Cheerleading Build Season On Decade-Long Success

Valrico Rams Youth Football And Cheerleading Build Season On Decade-Long Success

  By Tamas Mondovics In its second year as a member of the Pop Warner Little Scholars program, the Valrico Rams Youth Football and Cheerleading Organization celebrates a decade of community service, competition and success. The Rams proudly practice and host their games at 707 S. Miller Rd. in Valrico. Midway through the 2014 fall […]

Tactical Titan Obstacle 5K Coming To Hillsborough County Fairgrounds

Tactical Titan Obstacle 5K Coming To Hillsborough County Fairgrounds

  By Nicole Heubusch On Saturday, October 18, the Tactical Titan Obstacle 5K will take place at the Hillsborough County Fairgrounds and is open to individuals and teams looking for a challenge. This event has 30 obstacles, incorporated in with a 5K run, and the obstacles will challenge participants with everything from wind, height, sliding […]

East Bay Buccaneers Post Strong First Half, Seek Superbowl Showdown

East Bay Buccaneers Post Strong First Half, Seek Superbowl Showdown

  By Tamas Mondovics For the past two-and-a-half decades, and especially the last couple of seasons, the East Bay Buccaneers Youth Football and Cheerleading organization has had its share of successes, earning the organization a great measure of countywide respect. The East Bay Buccaneers Youth Football and Cheerleading League, Inc. is a Florida non-profit organization […]

Gymnasts Get National Recognition, Newsome Ice Wolves Train at Local Gym & More

Gymnasts Get National Recognition, Newsome Ice Wolves Train at Local Gym & More

  By Tamas Mondovics Golden City Gymnasts get National Recognition Coaches and athletes, along with parents at Golden City Gymnastics, had every reason to be proud last month following the participation of four young gymnasts at the recent State Talent Opportunities Program (TOP). According to Golden City Compulsory Coach Shauna Swartz, the four gymnasts, Maya […]

Newsome Girls Volleyball Enjoys Better Season, Counts On Experience And Leadership

Newsome Girls Volleyball Enjoys Better Season, Counts On Experience And Leadership

  By Tamas Mondovics Starting off with three straight wins, the Newsome High School girls varsity volleyball team got the boost it needed to turn in a season much different from last year’s  performance. While the Wolves strong opening was followed by a couple of losses, first to Plant then conference leader Bloomingdale, the early […]

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 […]