Avon Park High School students and staff honored coach Jerry Hudnell by wearing jerseys to school on Friday. Coach Hudnell passed away Tuesday evening surrounded by his family. Students and faculty paid $1 to wear their jersey with all money collected being donated to the Boys and Girls Club…
FOLSOM, Calif. — The NBA is sending players and coaches into prisons to host pickup games with inmates as part of a new effort designed to lessen the stigmas around those behind bars.
BOSTON — To honor Peter Frates — the former Boston College baseball player whose public battle with ALS helped make the ice bucket challenge a phenomenon — do as he did, the priest who officiated at his funeral said Friday.
LAKE PLACID — The LaBelle Cowboys soccer team traveled Thursday night to take on the Lake Placid Green Dragons. Earlier this season, the teams played to a 2-all draw. Thursday night’s action made it seem as if there would be another tie between the two evenly matched opponents. The Green Dra…
SUNRISE — The New York Islanders used good goaltending and a strong power play to beat the Florida Panthers yet again.
BALTIMORE — Only minutes removed from watching his team roll to its 10th consecutive victory, coach John Harbaugh showed up to the post-game news conference wearing a white hat proclaiming Baltimore to be AFC North champions.
SEBRING — The Sebring Blue Streaks remain undefeated in head-to-head meets and added another victory Wednesday evening when they defeated the Frostproof Bulldogs, 57-32. The Blue Streaks record is an incredible 15-1 with their only loss being at the LaBelle Invitational.
Hot on the heels of its third-place finish in the overall IMSA WeatherTech GTD championship in 2019, Pfaff Motorsports today announced a new multiyear title partnership with Motul for its IMSA WeatherTech GTD program, as well as its driver lineup for the 2020 season.
CHICAGO — Christian Pulisic was voted the U.S. Soccer Federation male player of the year, at 21 becoming the youngest to earn the honor for the second time.
TAMPA — Another season will end with Tampa Bay missing the playoffs, however the Buccaneers remain confident they’re headed in the right direction.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Just a few weeks ago it looked as if the final regular-season game in Oakland could be an important one in the playoff chase for the Raiders and Jacksonville.
MELBOURNE, Australia — Tiger Woods lightly pumped his fist with another birdie. He raised his hands over his head in applause to salute a brilliant play by Justin Thomas that led to another hole won. He thoroughly enjoyed his return to competition in the Presidents Cup.
WASHINGTON — Ten former NFL players have been charged with defrauding the league’s health care benefit program, the Justice Department said Thursday.
SUNRISE — Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning looked plenty fresh in the second leg of back-to-back games.
You can’t have a much better year than the Porsche GT Team did in the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Sales of a University of Tennessee T-shirt designed by a bullied fourth-grade boy in Florida have raised over $950,000 for an anti-bullying organization.
South Florida has hired Clemson co-offensive coordinator Jeff Scott to become the Bulls’ next head coach.
NEW YORK — NCAA President Mark Emmert said Wednesday it is “highly probable” federal legislation will be passed that sets national guidelines for how college athletes can be compensated for the use of their names, images and likenesses.
DAVIE — Ryan Fitzpatrick has a chance to lead the Miami Dolphins in rushing this season, which isn’t good.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has had surgery on his injured foot and is resting in his hometown of Atlanta.
LAKE PLACID — Tuesday night saw a county rivalry rekindled as the Sebring Blue Streaks traveled to play the Lake Placid Green Dragons. The game ended in the rain and in a tie of 1-1. The Blue Streaks’ season record is now 4-4-1 and the Green Dragons record is 2-3-2.
Lake Placid senior softball men’s league is now practicing on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m. at the Lake June Ball Fields. The League is for ages 60 and up. There will be 23 games at the Highlands Sports Complex in Sebring starting January through March. A player draft in December will ass…
LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Green Dragons hosted their district foes, the DeSoto Bulldogs, Monday night in their second district game of the season. The Bulldogs dominated the game throughout and came away with a 62-54 victory. This loss dropped Lake Placid’s record to 1-4 for the season a…
TAMPA — The New York Islanders showed they have more than just a strong defense.
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is a unanimous selection as the offensive player of the year on The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference football team.