PHILADELPHIA — Irv Cross, the former NFL defensive back who became the first Black man to work full-time as a sports analyst on national television, died Sunday. He was 81.
HOMESTEAD — Noah Gragson had close to a 9-second lead, the outside lane wide open and the white flag waiting for him ahead.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Brian Delaney checked his ticket, found his seats and then sat down for a minute in the sunshine. It wasn’t a typical late February day in Arizona — a little cool, a little breezy — but Delaney didn’t complain a bit.
Bret Bielema saw a unique opportunity to accelerate a turnaround at Illinois when he returned to college football as head coach of the Illini in December.
The Freshwater Fishing Forecast for the last day of February and the first week of March gives anglers an excellent fishing weather forecast and the second half of a strong full moon phase. Other than the challenge of a strong southeast wind today, fishing will be very good the next three days.
SEBRING – The Sebring Blue Streaks dominated on the diamond Thursday night against the LaBelle Cowboys. Sebring nearly had a shutout but the Cowboys scored in the seventh inning to make the final score 7-1. The Blue Streaks record is now even at 2-2 on the season.
AVON PARK – The South Florida State College Panthers overcame a 3-0 deficit to beat the Daytona State College Falcons, 6-4, on Wednesday night at Panther Field to improve the Panther’s record this season to 9-10 while Falcons lost only their second game this season to fall to 9-2.
SEBRING – Professional golf returns to Sebring’s Citrus Golf Trail as the Minor League Golf Tour (MLGT) will host three events during its 2021 season at Sun ‘N Lake Golf Club.
SEBRING – Major League Baseball great, and Highlands County native, Thomas “Flash” Gordon will serve as Grand Marshal at the 69th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Presented by Advance Auto Parts March 20. Gordon attended Avon Park High School which is 15 miles north of Sebring International R…
The Freshwater Fishing Forecast for the last five days of February gives anglers a strong full moon and a weather forecast which is ideal for great fishing. Cloud-cover will be very low and the full moon will be shining brightly over the next five nights. This is good news for nighttime angl…
SEBRING – The American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) will come to Sebring for the first time to host the Visit Sebring Preview tournament. Sun ‘N Lake Golf Club will host the 36-hole national junior golf tournament, April 9-11, 2021. The field will consist of 78 boys and girls (ages 12-19) …
DAYTONA BEACH — Joe Gibbs celebrated his first NASCAR victory as a grandfather, watching from the pits as 18-year-old Ty Gibbs won his Xfinity Series debut Saturday on the road course at Daytona International Speedway.
SEBRING — One year after suffering a last-lap heartbreak, Thomas Merrill raced to redemption with a last-lap pass to win Sunday’s 2021 Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli TA2® season-opening race at Sebring International Raceway. The win capped a last-to-first charge by Merrill as he took t…
The Freshwater Fishing Forecast for the last week of February gives anglers the week of a strong full moon and an excellent fishing weather forecast, considering it’s the winter season. All fishing factors considered; anglers will enjoy the best fishing days of the month over the next eight days.
GAINESVILLE — Florida coach Kevin O’Sullivan might have the easiest — some would say toughest — job in college baseball this season. “Sully” has what’s widely considered the deepest and most talented team in the country, a unanimous preseason No. 1 pick.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Whether talking to a teammate, close friend or complete stranger, San Jose State football player Drew Jenkins has a go-to question when discussing hot-button topics: “Are you OK with the society you live in?”
The thunderous roar of American muscle returns to Sebring International Raceway this weekend as the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli headlines the Sebring SpeedTour today through Sunday. Fans are welcomed back to the former airfield for the three-day event.
JACKSONVILLE – Youth wrestling tournaments will have a new look as BonoBilt launches its event schedule in 2021, starting with the inaugural Sunshine State Showdown in Sebring.
SEBRING — The Golf Hammock Ladies League Celebrated Valentine’s Day by playing a Solheim Cup format. This format placed the Red Team against the Pink Team. The match was played between twosomes from each team, with the winner of the hole determined by the individual low net from each team.