Category Archives: Sports

Sports – 09-28-2016

Waterfront halts Sugar Beach’s bid for basketball perfection Based on the lead up in the regular basketball season, players for Sugar Beach Digital Photography should have walked out of the gym Sept. 21 at the Center of Anna Maria Island clutching championship trophies. The players from Waterfront Restaurant had other ideas. They came to play […]

Sports – 09-21-2016

Tight scores, close games highlight week 4 of flag football Week 4 in adult flag football at the Center of Anna Maria Island produced some tight scores, including a first vs. last place match up Sept. 15 between Mason Martin and Blake Medical Center. Mason Martin held on for the victory to improve to 4-0 […]

Sports – 09-14-2016

Mason Martin chasing unbeaten record in flag football Mason Martin remained unbeaten as Blake Medical Center is still looking for a victory after week three of the adult flag football season at the Center of Anna Maria Island. Mason Martin is on top of the table with a 3-0 record followed by Beach House Real […]

Sports – 09-07-2016

Sugar Beach on sweet path in basketball, soccer tees up   Sugar Beach Digital won its fourth game in a row for a sweet 4-0 season, one-game ahead of Harry’s Grill in the youth basketball league at the Center of Anna Maria Island, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Waterfront Restaurant follows with a 1-3 record […]

Sports – 08-31-2016

Center sees action in adult flag football, youth basketball Only two weeks into the adult flag football league at the Center of Anna Maria Island, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria, there’s one team that hasn’t lost a game and one team still in search of its first victory. But the season is young. Mason Martin […]

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Sports – 08-24-2016

Hooke takes top spot in 2016 Madeira Beach Sunset Series Mickey Hooke of Bradenton, a longtime Galati Yacht Sales employee in Anna Maria, recently competed in the 2016 Madeira Beach Sunset Series 5K races. The event comprises three challenging Friday night 5K beach races and come with swag — a beach towel, hat, T-shirt, free […]

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Sports – 08-17-2016

Basketball tips off in center gym, outdoor sports bear heat   Plenty of outdoor sports participants are feeling the summer heat. And some activities in the past week were delayed by rain. But for some young players, a gym provides a cool place to play. The youth basketball league at the Center of Anna Maria […]

Sports – 08-10-2016

Major Beach Soccer checks into Coquina Beach for kicks   The sounds of reggae music filled the air at Coquina Beach Aug. 6 at a two-day Major Beach Soccer qualifying tournament. It is the second year the county-run beach in Bradenton Beach has hosted the tournament for teams competing to advance to the Major Beach […]

Sports – 08-03-2016

Fall basketball, soccer seasons on youth sports horizon   Classes for most public school students resume Aug. 10, which elicits groans from kids and cheers from parents, and it also signal to sports enthusiasts that they are one day closer to the start of the youth basketball season at the Center of Anna Maria Island, […]

Sports – 07-27-2016

Wash Family Construction crafts a win in center’s Ace Cup   Wash Family Construction rode some impressive skills from back-up goalie Rico Beissert and just enough offense to record a 4-1 victory over Eason Builders Group to win the Paul “Ace” Hayward Cup in the July 21 championship game of the adult soccer league at […]