Category Archives: Sports

Soccer plays on at center, golfers play to beat rain

After four weeks of outdoor soccer action in the adult league at the Center of Anna Maria Island, Moss Builders and Sato Real Estate, boasted matching 3-0 records, making them the teams to beat. Running behind them and sporting a 2-1 record is Lancaster Design, while Progressive Cabinetry holds down fourth place with a 2-2 […]

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Summer soccer action runs hot and ‘cool’

The summer indoor soccer league at the Center of Anna Maria Island is underway for players 3-12 years of age. The 3-5 and 6-8 divisions are an academy league. There are no permanent teams and no scores or standings are kept. This keeps the focus on learning and individual player development. Far too often in […]

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Adult soccer action on the field, kids play gym soccer

After two weeks of action in the adult coed soccer league on the pitch at the Center of Anna Maria Island, Lancaster Design has surged to the top of the standings with a 2-0 record. Right behind the designers are Moss Builders and Sato Real Estate with matching 1-0 records, while Progressive Cabinetry sits alone […]

Key Royale golf news

Thirty-four members of the Key Royale Club in Holmes Beach participated in an Independence Day scramble July 7 and later enjoyed a clubhouse barbecue of burgers, brats, shrimp skewers. The foursome of Amy and Alan Tripp, Peggi and Herb Clauhs combined on a score of 22.4 to win the day’s proceedings. They were just ahead […]

World Cup 2018: And then there were four

The most entertaining World Cup in memory is now down to the final four. No Germany. No Brazil. No Spain. No Argentina. No USA. OK, that last one was no surprise, but the rest of the aforementioned teams are World Cup heavyweights. And the 2018 host, Russia, is out. Anyone who follows soccer would have […]

Summer sports short: Golf, horseshoes

You might say summer golf at the Key Royale Club in Holmes Beach is sizzling, with smaller groups of competitors due to the stifling heat and many of the members spending their summer up north. The men kicked off the week’s action June 25 with a nine-hole modified Stableford-system match. Mike Gillie and Peter Murley […]

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Adult soccer finale ends 1 team’s undefeated campaign

In a tense, back and forth battle that was finally decided in overtime, Lancaster Design handed Legler & Flynn Law its first loss of the spring adult soccer league at the Center of Anna Maria Island and won the Paul “Ace” Hayward championship trophy. The championship game, played June 14, saw Lancaster Design win despite […]

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Adult soccer league finale: Then there were 2

Once again the seedings held true for the adult soccer league June 7 at the Center of Anna Maria Island. No. 2 seed Lancaster Design rolled to a 7-3 victory in the first semifinal match and No. 1 seed Legler & Flynn Law held off Slim’s Place 5-4 in the day’s second semifinal game. Lancaster […]