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Monday, May 04, 2015

Sports

The fight is finally here

The fight is finally here

LAS VEGAS — George Foreman was in a few big fights in his time, including one he’d rather forget against Muhammad Ali.
Published: 05/02/15
Baffert takes aim at Derby

Baffert takes aim at Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Bob Baffert hopes he’s celebrating in the winner’s circle at the Kentucky Derby. He just doesn’t know which horse or owners would join him.
Published: 05/02/15
Blue Streaks top Tritons

Blue Streaks top Tritons

SEBRING — Sebring sophomore right-hander Everett Hurst tossed a one-hit gem and Josh Crouch belted a solo home run to lead the Blue Streaks to a 4-0 win over Mariner in Thursday night’s Class 5A-Region 3 quarterfinals at Firemen’...
Published: 05/02/15
Donovan leaves Gators for Thunder

Donovan leaves Gators for Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Thunder hired Florida’s Billy Donovan as their new coach Thursday, hoping he will help the franchise finally win an NBA championship.
Published: 04/30/15
Bucs blank Red Devils

Bucs blank Red Devils

AVON PARK — Executing the little things correctly is essential to winning in the playoffs. Avon Park, which earned the district title by being solid in the fundamentals, made five uncharacteristic errors which Berkeley Prep turned into a 7-0 v...
Published: 05/01/15
Dawkins signs with Graceland

Dawkins signs with Graceland

SEBRING — Sebring High School basketball standout Christacia Dawkins signed a scholarship with Graceland University on Wednesday.
Published: 05/01/15
Athletes heading to state

Athletes heading to state

Five Highlands County athletes will be making the long trek to the University of North Florida in Jacksonville to compete in the FHSAA Track and Field Championships.
Published: 05/01/15
Patrick losing GoDaddy as primary sponsor

Patrick losing GoDaddy as primary sponsor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It’s been at least a dozen years, by Danica Patrick’s count, that she has had to worry about sponsorship for her race car.
Published: 04/30/15
Ramsey looks for Derby win

Ramsey looks for Derby win

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Ken Ramsey is hoping for a Kentucky Derby victory so he can change the epitaph on his tombstone.
Published: 04/30/15
Lamborghinis hit the track

Lamborghinis hit the track

The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America series will start an exciting new era as its 2015 season gets underway with the first two rounds this weekend at scenic Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
Published: 04/30/15