Sports – 02-19-2014

2 AMI flag football teams chase perfect seasons   NFL Flag Football continues to be the sport to follow at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, with games played nightly on the center field in age groups ranging from the …

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Sports – 02-12-2014

Galati Yacht Sales Buccaneer Anthony McCance can’t hold onto the pass Feb. 4 as Sun Bears defender Kyle Meggison applies defensive pressure during 14-17 division flag football action at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. Islander Photos: Kevin Cassidy

Bucs run by Bears in AMI NFL flag football action   Galati Yacht Sales Buccaneers rolled to a 44-18 victory Feb. 4 over the Sun Bears during 14-17 division NFL flag football action at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. …

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Sports – 02-05-2014

Playing Jan. 25 for the Bark & Company Realty Ravens in the Anna Maria Island Community Center NFL Flag Football League, Leo Tilelli breaks up a pass play intended for Sandbar Colts receiver Michael Latimer. Islander Photo: Kevin Cassidy

Flag football continues   It was another busy week of NFL flag football action at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. There were no big moves in the league standings, though the ranks of the undefeated started thinning. Beach Bistro …

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Sports – 01-29-2014

LPAC Cardinals receiver Andrew Proctor goes up to catch a long pass from quarterback Joey Stewart during NFL flag football action Jan. 25 at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Islander Photo: Kevin Cassidy

Contenders emerge in flag football, horseshoes, golf, too   After two weeks of action, some favorites have emerged in each of the three age divisions of the NFL Flag Football League organized by the Anna Maria Island Community Center. Games …

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Sports – 01-22-2014

Flag football warms up community center gridiron   NFL flag football season at the Anna Maria Island Community Center is in full swing with games being played nearly every weeknight. Though it’s still early in the season, teams are trying …

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Sports – 01-15-2014

A young Beach Bistro Buccaneer player shows off his team colors Jan. 11 during Spirit Day, kicking off the NFL youth flag football league at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. Islander Photos: Courtesy AMICC

Winter sports take over fields, gym at AM center   It was a busy week of winter sports for kids and adult players at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. The outdoor fields came alive for the kick off of …

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Sports – 01-08-2014

New year brings new sports season to island center   Out with the old, in with the new — sports season that is. The beginning of a new year brings more than resolutions, it brings the start of another round …

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Sports – 01-01-2014

Mickey Hooke races to No. 1 in Islander sports.

Looking back: The Islander’s best in sports for 2013   Happy new year to all and good riddance to the outgoing one. It was a tough one for me, personally, so I’m looking forward to 2014, but first I have …

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Sports – 12-25-2013

Barb Smith and Toni Teasdale came away gold medalists in pickleball from the Dec. 13-15 Florida International Senior Games and State Championships in Estero.

Pickleball standouts, standbys fill weekly sports card   Twelve members of the Anna Maria Island Community Center Pickleball Club competed in the Florida International Senior Games and State Championships Dec. 13-15 in Estero. The group brought home a total of …

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Sports – 12-18-2013

Conal Cassidy cuts back between two defenders during a recent U12 Manatee Magic game at G.T. Bray Park, Bradenton. Islander Photo: Jen Cassidy

Young ‘Magic’ soccer teams conjure competitive league play   Manatee Area Youth Soccer Organization’s competitive soccer program, the Manatee Magic, is just past the midway point in its season in the United Soccer League. Magic boasts six teams, four of …

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