Category Archives: Sports

Registration taking place for triathlon

Registration for the 2017 Longboat Key Triathlon benefiting the new Women’s Sports Museum is underway. The triathlon consists of swimming, biking and running. A duathlon also will take place Sunday, Oct. 15. The start time for the races will be 7:30 a.m. Registration is taking place online at lbktriathlon.com. Course details, as well as signup […]

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Playoffs underway in center adult flag football league

The regular season of the adult flag football league at the Center of Anna Maria Island came to a close Aug. 22 to finalize seedings for the playoffs, which got underway Aug. 24. Mason Martin Construction finished with the best record and earned a first-round bye into the semifinals. The post-season action gets started at […]

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Adult football action continues, youth soccer starts up

The adult flag football league at the Center of Anna Maria Island completed its second week of action with games Aug. 1 and Aug. 3. Mason Martin Construction sits atop the standings with a perfect 3-0 record, one victory ahead of second-place teams Beach House Real Estate and Talucci Construction with 2-0 records. Beach Bums […]

Golf, horseshoes top sports on AMI

Horseshoe action at the Anna Maria City Hall horseshoe pits was somewhat abbreviated last week. Action July 19 was shortened by the team of Hank Huyghe and Sam Samuels, who managed the only 3-0 record in pool play for the day’s bragging rights. Action July 22 came to a sudden end due to a downpour […]

Sports roundup, summer camp plans

Two teams emerged from pool play to battle for the day’s horseshoe championship during July 12 action at the Anna Maria City Hall horseshoe pits. Norm Good walked his way to a 21-12 victory over Tim Sofran and Steve Doyle. Two teams advanced to the knockout stage with 2-1 records July 15. In a tight […]