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Monday, Apr 27, 2015

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Panthers wrap-up season

Panthers wrap-up season

AVON PARK — The South Florida State College Panthers saved one of their best for last, shutting out Pasco-Hernando by a score of 5-0 at Panther Field on Saturday.
Updated: 19 hours ago
WEC teams head to Spa

WEC teams head to Spa

Overtaking maneuvers on each lap, wheel-to-wheel duels, lead changes and a 4.6-second advantage for Audi after six hours of racing, the WEC opening round at Silverstone could not have been more thrilling. As the leaders of the standings, Audi is now ...
Updated: 20 hours ago
Warriors confident after sweep of Pelicans

Warriors confident after sweep of Pelicans

NEW ORLEANS — Golden State coach Steve Kerr dead-panned that he’d be relaxing on the beaches of Cabo San Lucas while waiting to find out who would be the Warriors’ second-round playoff opponent.
Updated: 21 hours ago
Mosing, Miller to drive Viper

Mosing, Miller to drive Viper

Race-winning IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge drivers Jeff Mosing and Marc Miller will team together in their step up to the IMSA TUDOR Championship in this weekend’s Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix, co-driving the No. 93 Mosing...
Updated: 21 hours ago
Red Devils claim district

Red Devils claim district

LAKE PLACID — The Avon Park Red Devils knew they were going to have a tough game with the McKeel Academy Wildcats on Friday in the Class 4A-District 9 championship game. Riding the arm of Daniel Simons, the Red Devils came away with a 3-1 on L...
Published: 04/26/15
Streaks take district title

Streaks take district title

SEBRING — The Sebring Blue Streaks were appreciative of a boisterous crowd at Firemen’s Memorial Field on Friday and wanted to thank them the best way they know how — by guaranteeing them another home game. With their 5-1 victory...
Published: 04/26/15
Dortmund, American Pharoah vie for role of favorite

Dortmund, American Pharoah vie for role of favorite

Bob Baffert is riding high these days, knowing he holds a pair of aces heading into the Kentucky Derby.
Published: 04/26/15
Fair fishing this week

Fair fishing this week

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the last five days of April starts out with summer heat fueled by moderate-to-high southerly winds today, creating a chance of rain ‘somewhere in the Heartland.’ However starting Monday, coole...
Published: 04/26/15
Taylor heading to the Badger State

Taylor heading to the Badger State

LAKE PLACID — Johnny Taylor will be taking his talents up north, as the Green Dragon standout has agreed to play football at Maranatha Baptist University.
Published: 04/25/15
Five heading to state

Five heading to state

Avon Park, Lake Placid and Sebring will all be represented at next week’s state track and field meet in Jacksonville. Teams competed in regional meets over the past few days.
Published: 04/25/15