Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

Sports

Dragons, Devils fall short

Dragons, Devils fall short

AVON PARK — Friday didn’t go quite as well as Avon Park or Lake Placid would have liked, as the Red Devils were on the short end of a 31-0 contest against Frostproof, while the Green Dragons saw the Celebration Storm score a late touchd...
Updated: 11 hours ago
Nittany Lions ease past Knights

Nittany Lions ease past Knights

DUBLIN — Penn State won a thrilling season opener with a 36-yard field goal as time expired to defeat the University of Central Florida 26-24 in front of a raucous 55,000-strong crowd in Ireland.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Fishing early, late and deep

Fishing early, late and deep

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the first week of September includes a rainy weather forecast and the first-quarter lunar phase. With one week before the lunar orbit perigee and full moon, the next five days will provide anglers with good...
Updated: 12 hours ago
Blue Streaks clip Eagles

Blue Streaks clip Eagles

SEBRING — In a game that almost didn’t start and finished after midnight, Sebring powered past Jupiter Christian by a score of 23-13 in its season-opener on Friday night at Firemen’s Field.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Hardee claws past Red Devils

Hardee claws past Red Devils

AVON PARK — Thursday’s contest between the Hardee Wildcats and Avon Park Red Devils was a match of runs. Unfortuntely for the Red Devils, it was Hardee who had the last one, rallying for a 15-11 victory in the fifth game of the match to...
Published: 08/30/14
NFL increases domestic violence suspensions
NFL commissioner admits to mishandling Ray Rice case

NFL increases domestic violence suspensions NFL commissioner admits to mishandling Ray Rice case

NEW YORK — Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including ...
Published: 08/30/14
Fisher emerging as top QB coach

Fisher emerging as top QB coach

TALLAHASSEE — The foundation of Jimbo Fisher’s coaching philosophy began during rides home with his father after Pop Warner games. His dad would pepper him in the car with a single question: Why?
Published: 08/30/14
Blue Streaks look to down Eagles

Blue Streaks look to down Eagles

SEBRING — The Sebring Blue Streaks aren’t quite where they were hoping to be at this point of the season, in large part due to last Friday’s canceled Kickoff Classic game at Mulberry. That was supposed to give the players an oppo...
Published: 08/29/14
Gators seek redemption

Gators seek redemption

GAINESVILLE — It might be hard to find a team more eager for the season to begin than Florida.
Published: 08/29/14
Green Dragons brace for Storm

Green Dragons brace for Storm

The Lake Placid football team looks to bounce back from a tough preseason game in a big way in tonight’s season opener against Celebration.
Published: 08/29/14

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