By BENJAMIN BAUGH
This time of year, the ushers and vendors at Hammond Stadium are concentrating on their summer tenant, the Fort Myers Miracle, a successful team in the Class A Florida State League. But from mid May through early June, each of the past three years, they’ve stowed the beer on tap and focused …
CAPE CORAL — Charlotte High School football coach Binky Waldrop had to be quite pleased by what he saw out of his Tarpons on Friday during their three-way spring football game against Gulf Coast and Cape Coral.
Friday marked the first time the Lemon Bay softball team hosted a regional final game, and it was also the first time the Lady Mantas had made it within a game of states since 2015.
ST. PETERSBURG — All the Mantas could do was watch the bouncing single roll toward second baseman Flynn Stewart, whose throw was unable to beat out the runner at first base.
ENGLEWOOD — After waiting through three lightning delays over three days, Lake Placid scored twice in the top of the eighth inning and defeated Lemon Bay, 5-3, in the Class 5A-District 12 Championship game Saturday morning.
Two more Charlotte Tarpons will be moving onto play collegiately, Lady Tarpon shooting guard Azuree Pascal and golfer Billy Brumbaugh, who signed their letters of intent Friday Morning to go to Warner University in Lake Wales and the College of Mount Saint Vincent, in the Riverdale section o…
ENGLEWOOD — After waiting for two days and numerous delays, Lemon Bay and Lake Placid will have to wait one more day to decide the Class 5A-District 12 baseball championship.
ESTERO — After waiting out a two hour and 15 minute rain and lightning delay, the Charlotte Tarpons fell to Estero, 6-1, in a Class 7A-Region 3 softball quarterfinal matchup Wednesday night.
PORT CHARLOTTE — Island Coast’s Chase Chatman and two relievers combined to shut down the Port Charlotte offense on four hits and the Gators ended the Pirates season with a 3-1 victory in a Class 6A-District 11 baseball semifinal Tuesday night.