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Thursday, May 28, 2015

Sports

Red Devils heading to Warner

Red Devils heading to Warner

AVON PARK — For a high school football coach the only thing better than seeing one of your players go on to play college football is seeing two of your players move to the next level. That’s what Avon Park coach Wade Jackson had happen ...
Published: 05/28/15
Raising the bar

Raising the bar

Avon Park senior Josnel Soto has been a key member of the Red Devils boys weightlifting team for the past three years and what he does with the weights is almost as helpful as what he does without them.
Published: 05/28/15

U.S. Open is fairest of majors

The names of golf’s two oldest championships are similar, and so are the concepts.
Published: 05/28/15
Halep beaten at French Open

Halep beaten at French Open

PARIS — Simona Halep became the highest seeded player to exit the French Open so far as last year’s runner-up lost 7-5, 6-1 to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in the second round on Wednesday.
Published: 05/28/15
Setting the pace

Setting the pace

Sebring’s Eric Foster was the model of consistency for the Blue Streaks this track and field season and could always be counted on to pick up plenty of points. He was fast enough to run the 800 meters, but also had the stamina to run the 3,200...
Published: 05/27/15
WEC teams head to France for official Le Mans test

WEC teams head to France for official Le Mans test

On Sunday the 56 entries taking part in the 83rd edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours will gather in La Sarthe for the official pre-event test, with the 34 World Endurance Championship full season entries forming over half of the eligible cars. They will ...
Published: 05/27/15
Griffin wins PGA Junior Series event

Griffin wins PGA Junior Series event

PORT ST. LUCIE Sebring’s Kendall Griffin captured the girls divisions in the kickoff event of the 20th PGA Junior Series at PGA Golf Club. In the process, Griffin earned a berth in the 40th Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and...
Published: 05/27/15

Fishing improves with the weekend

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the last five days of May will give anglers plenty of strong wind, a slight threat of an afternoon rainstorm every day and a first-quarter moon phase that was at its apogee orbit point yesterday — fu...
Published: 05/27/15
Berdych advances at French Open

Berdych advances at French Open

PARIS — Getting past his first-round opponent at the French Open was easy. Breaking the Big Four domination will be a lot harder for Tomas Berdych.
Published: 05/26/15
West captures FACA title
Indian Rocks Christian’s Oberst tabbed as MVP

West captures FACA title Indian Rocks Christian’s Oberst tabbed as MVP

SEBRING — The Florida Athletic Association All Star Baseball Classic came to an end Sunday. In the championship game between the West and the South, the West blanked the South with a final score of 7-0.
Published: 05/26/15