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Blue Streaks batter Bulldogs

Blue Streaks batter Bulldogs

SEBRING — The Sebring Blue Streaks put on another impressive performance Friday night, taking care of business in a 41-0 victory over the DeSoto Bulldogs at Fireman’s Field. As impressive as the final score looks, it could have been eve...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Storm rolls through Lake Placid

Storm rolls through Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid coach Jerry Hudnell knew there were going to be some growing pains this season. That was to be expected when learning a completely brand-new, complex system, but the main thing was to learn each week and grow as a tea...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Blue Streaks handle Highlanders

Blue Streaks handle Highlanders

SEBRING — The Sebring boys golf team utilized its superior depth to roll past Lake Wales in a dual match at Sun ‘n Lake Golf Club on Tuesday.
Published: 08/29/15
Dragons sweep at Sebring

Dragons sweep at Sebring

SEBRING — Local swimming teams got to show their stuff, as well as see what the competition has on Thursday night at Sebring, as the Blue Streaks, Avon Park, Lake Placid and Hardee faced off in a four-team meet. The opening round went to the G...
Published: 08/29/15
Kidney disease doesn’t slow down Merritt

Kidney disease doesn’t slow down Merritt

BEIJING — When the doctors hooked Aries Merritt onto the dialysis machine two years ago, they told him his running days were over.
Published: 08/29/15
Mariners fire general manager

Mariners fire general manager

SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners fired general manager Jack Zduriencik on Friday after seven disappointing seasons during which the club failed to end its playoff drought.
Published: 08/29/15
Tequila Patrón ESM back in action

Tequila Patrón ESM back in action

Tequila Patrón ESM returns to its familiar Patrón green and black-livered Ligier J2 P2 race machines this weekend for the inaugural 6 Hours of Nurburgring, the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship.
Published: 08/29/15
Serena Williams faces tough draw

Serena Williams faces tough draw

NEW YORK — Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova for her second straight major semifinal as she seeks to complete the Grand Slam at the U.S. Open.
Published: 08/28/15
Spurrier picks Mitch to run offense

Spurrier picks Mitch to run offense

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Connor Mitch finally won the quarterback job at South Carolina, and Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier said the sophomore has a chance to keep it well beyond next week’s season opener with North Carolina....
Published: 08/28/15
Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

CAMP JOY Highlands County Midnight 5k
Published: 08/28/15