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Coming up short in Class 3A Soccer state championship

Merritt Island retained its Class 3A state crown with a 3-2 (3-1 PK) win over the Dolphins on Friday at Spec Martin Stadium in DeLand. “(Merritt Island) made some huge…

PGA Tour officials owe Jack Nicklaus

When it looked like the PGA Tour might lose its tax-exempt status late last year as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act something that could have impacted the…

Women’s golf team ties for sixth

The women’s golf team tied for sixth out of 41 teams at its first tournament of the spring season, the Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Classic. The last time the team played…

Ryder Park tennis court construction underway

Two days before the Thanksgiving snow began to fly, the concrete for Grand Island’s four new tennis courts was poured at Ryder Park. Grand Island Tennis Association board member Phil…

A Pipeline To Players

Cuban players such as Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman and Chicago White Sox slugger Jose Abreu have quickly become stars in the major leagues, and a…

National winner Many Clouds enjoys island break

Grand National hero Many Clouds is enjoying a happy and well-earned holiday in the island horsing around with two other winners of the famous race, Hedgehunter and Ballabriggs. The brown…