Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Sports

Lakewood Ranch’s quest for a state softball title falls short against...

VERO BEACH - The Lakewood Ranch Mustangs, the #2 team in State 8A, were taking on Oakleaf, the #1 team in State 8A in...

Booker girl hoops star, Merced, headed to Puerto Rico for college

SARASOTA - Booker High School girls' basketball star Diamond Merced signed her letter–of–intent today with Turabo University. Turabo is a D–I school in Puerto Rico,...

Venice baseball regional moved back, Sarasota and Lemon Bay still on

SARASOTA - 3 Suncoast baseball teams were originally scheduled to play tomorrow night for the right to go to the HS baseball Final Four, however,...

Palmetto, Bayshore win big in spring football games

BRADENTON - Palmetto won their spring game tonight in St. Petersburg 35–0 over Northeast. The Bayshore Bruins hosting Dunedin tonight in spring football. Dunedin was short–handed...

Rams run over Pirates in Port Charlotte for spring game

PORT CHARLOTTE - Port Charlotte hosting the Riverview Rams at Pirate's Cove. First quarter action, the Pirates' drive would stall, so they look to Derreck McCormick...

Sailors, Mantas and Indians to travel for HS baseball regional finals

SARASOTA - In the baseball playoffs Thursday, 7A regional semis, Mitchell beat Braden River 13–3 so Mitchell will now host Venice next Tuesday in New...

Mustangs State Semifinal softball game moved back

LAKEWOOD RANCH - Due to severe weather predicted in Vero Beach, the Lakewood Ranch softball State Semifinal game has been pushed to 4:05 on Tuesday,...

Gennett makes defensive gem, then homers in Reds win

SAN FRANCISCO - With the Cincinnati Reds clinging to a 2–run lead in San Francisco in the bottom of the 6th, the Giants had the...

Bobcats stop Southeast in Timmons return

BRADENTON - The Southeast Seminoles in their first game under former Noles star Brett Timmons, taking on North Port. First quarter, the Bobcats on offense quarterback...

Venice spring game is first since 2017 state title

VENICE - The Venice Indians sort of began defense of their state championship Wednesday night against Lakeland in the spring game and they did it...