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Saturday, Apr 18, 2015

Sports

Green Dragons edge Devils

Green Dragons edge Devils

LAKE PLACID — In the first round of the Class 4A-District 9 softball tournament, Lake Placid hosted long-time rivals Avon Park on Tuesday.
Published: 04/16/15
Lake Wales thumps Sebring

Lake Wales thumps Sebring

SEBRING — When you have a scoring opportunity against a team as good as Lake Wales, you have to take advantage of them. The Sebring Blue Streaks were unable to do so Tuesday at Firemen’s Field, and the end result was a 6-1 Lake Wales vi...
Published: 04/16/15
Best fishing of the month

Best fishing of the month

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for April 15 to 19 includes the lunar perigee, the new moon, and a ‘rainy season’ type forecast that favors the early to midday anglers. Considering all fishing factors, the best fishing days of A...
Published: 04/15/15
Champions Elite performs well

Champions Elite performs well

On a beautiful Saturday in the hills of Clermont, Champions Elite Track and Field team had a good showing at the Pure Athletics Invitational held at the National Training Center that featured over 400 athletes competing. In just the second meet of t...
Published: 04/15/15
Tristan Nunez to be featured speaker

Tristan Nunez to be featured speaker

Professional race driver Tristan Nunez will be the featured speaker at this year’s Highlands Today’s Parade of Athletes. Nunez is competing in the United SportsCar Championship driving one of the two SpeedSource Mazda Prototypes.
Published: 04/15/15

Parkview Panda 5K results

Parkview Panda 5K
Published: 04/14/15
Dean takes 2nd at NOLA

Dean takes 2nd at NOLA

Dean Copeland wrapped up the weekend sweep in the SCCA Pro Racing Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires by winning Round Four of the season, held at NOLA Motorsports Park as part of the Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana. Sebring ...
Published: 04/14/15
Dragons, Devils compete well

Dragons, Devils compete well

FROSTPROOF — Avon Park and Lake Placid will be well-represented at next week’s Class 2A-Region 3 meet in Orlando. Both teams turned in a number of top-four finishes to advance to the next round of competition.
Published: 04/14/15
Audi wins Silverstone

Audi wins Silverstone

Marcel Fässler, Benoit Tréluyer and Andre Lotterer became the latest names to be added to the impressive roll of honor on the base of the 110-year old Tourist Trophy after Fässler took the checkered flag in the No. 7 Audi Sport R18 e-t...
Published: 04/14/15

Chamber tourney draws well

A field of 92 golfers took advantage of great weather and excellent playing conditions in Saturday’s Greater Sebring Chamber of Commerce Spring Golf Classic. The field was broken into three flights for the four-person scramble.
Published: 04/14/15