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Friday, Feb 27, 2015

Sports

Sebring sweeps past Okeechobee

Sebring sweeps past Okeechobee

SEBRING — The Sebring boys and girls tennis teams earned victories over Okeechobee on a wind-swept Tuesday afternoon.
Published: 02/19/15
Titans top Blue Streaks

Titans top Blue Streaks

NAPLES — Just when it looked like Sebring might be on its way to a second straight come-from-behind victory in the Class 5A-Region 3 semifinals, trouble would strike and the Blue Streaks were unable to complete their rally. As a result, Golden...
Published: 02/19/15
Love picked as U.S. Ryder Cup captain

Love picked as U.S. Ryder Cup captain

LOS ANGELES — For the Americans in the Ryder Cup, one step forward means two steps back.
Published: 02/19/15
Science prepares players for combine

Science prepares players for combine

MARTINSVILLE, N.J. — The big-screen television hanging on the wall at TEST Football Academy has various colors, numbers and other data flashing across the screen, all vital information for the trainers preparing a group of college players for ...
Published: 02/19/15
Valentine’s tournament a smashing success

Valentine’s tournament a smashing success

The Highlands County Tennis Association (HCTA) held its 21st annual Thakkar & Thakkar Valentines Tournament on Saturday and Sunday. Thirty four mixed doubles teams played in chilly, but sunny weather on Saturday at the Thakkar Tennis Center located i...
Published: 02/18/15
Streaks sweep Red Devils

Streaks sweep Red Devils

SEBRING — Coaches aren’t too terribly worried about wins and losses this early in the tennis season. The main goal right now is simply to get better.
Published: 02/18/15
Hand glad to be with Ganassi

Hand glad to be with Ganassi

Set to return home after racing in the 2014 Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda at Road Atlanta, Joey Hand rushed to congratulate a few friends shortly after the checkered flag waved.
Published: 02/18/15

Weather dampens fishing forecast

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the second half of the week doesn’t look very good despite the new moon arriving today and the lunar orbit perigee Thursday.
Published: 02/18/15
Gordon takes Daytona 500 pole

Gordon takes Daytona 500 pole

DAYTONA BEACH — The qualifying session for NASCAR’s biggest race of the year was lambasted by Tony Stewart as “a complete embarrassment” and called a “cute show” by Clint Bowyer.
Published: 02/17/15
Janzen edges Bryant on Champions Tour

Janzen edges Bryant on Champions Tour

NAPLES — Lee Janzen had a good feeling about his 8-foot putt on the No. 18 hole.
Published: 02/17/15