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Tanglewood Winter Classsic III a bit hit

Tanglewood Winter Classsic III a bit hit

SEBRING — The frigid temperatures that settled into Sebring last week lifted in time for the third annual Tanglewood Winter Classic Pickleball Tournament. By Saturday morning, the only thing coming in from the north was a steady stream of play...
Published: 02/25/15
Pioneers rally past Panthers

Pioneers rally past Panthers

AVON PARK — The Indian River State College Pioneers rallied past the South Florida State College Panthers on Monday night by a score of 6-4. South Florida had grabbed an early 3-1 advantage, but was unable to hang on for the win....
Published: 02/25/15
Risi tabs Bertolini for Sebring

Risi tabs Bertolini for Sebring

Risi Competizione returns to Sebring International Raceway for the 63rd Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring fueled by Fresh from Florida race, March 21, with another Ferrari stalwart behind the wheel.
Published: 02/25/15
Stuck named as Grand Marshall 
Drivers has 3 overall wins in 12 Hours

Stuck named as Grand Marshall Drivers has 3 overall wins in 12 Hours

Three-time Sebring winner Hans Stuck will serve as Grand Marshal of the 63rd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida. Stuck has a varied career in motor racing with 81 Formula One starts and numerous endurance racing wins, includ...
Published: 02/25/15
Logano takes Daytona 500

Logano takes Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH — Joey Logano had a shot to win the NASCAR championship last year. A flawed late pit stop cost him the chance, and he went into the offseason determined to get back into contention again.
Published: 02/23/15
Adelaide Shores edges out Tanglewood

Adelaide Shores edges out Tanglewood

SEBRING — On Friday, Feb. 13, a group of 24 shuffleboard enthusiasts from Adelaide Shores visited Tanglewood for a friendly match. The shufflers from Adelaide averaged almost nine years experience playing the game while the 19 members of the h...
Published: 02/24/15
Crusaders edge Blue Streaks

Crusaders edge Blue Streaks

SEBRING — The Tampa Catholic Crusaders edged the Sebring Blue Streaks 3-1 in Saturday’s non-district baseball game played at Firemen’s Field. Sebring dropped to 3-2 for the season, but came up with a key victory over DeSoto in di...
Published: 02/24/15

Senior softballers going strong

In 60-and-over softball action at the Highlands County Sports Complex last Tuesday, the Chula Vista Angels defeated the Alan Jay Cubs 23-12. Ivan Taylor had five hits for the Angels, while Don Dobbert (triple), Tom McNally (double), Bill Kelsey and J...
Published: 02/24/15
From Sebring to the Sunflower State

From Sebring to the Sunflower State

To the victors go the spoils, and in the case of Sebring students Garret Zeegers and Samantha Hawkins that entailed cheerleading scholarship offers to Garden City Community College in Kansas.
Published: 02/23/15
Shank loving life with P2

Shank loving life with P2

SEBRING — When the gates open for the 12 Hours of Sebring in less than four weeks, Michael Shank is likely to find himself one of the fan favorites. For old-time fans of the American Le Mans Series, Shank is like the proverbial heel profession...
Published: 02/22/15