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KRC champ crowned, basketball, soccer rolls on at center

The 2018 Key Royale Club men’s handicap tournament concluded March 28 after five weeks of match play. Thirty-two golfers began the tourney and, in the final 18-hole match, Art McMillan defeated Chuck Patrick 5-and-3, holding a five-hole lead with only three holes left to play. Regular golf action at KRC began April 2 with the […]

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Local runners take on inaugural 10K Skyway Bridge run

It was the first time for everyone. The inaugural Skyway 10K brought 7,606 competitors to the unique and challenging event to benefit local military families. The March 4 event, held on the Bob Graham Sunshine Skyway Bridge, included competitors from 40 states and four countries. They were greeted with chilly temperatures and 20-mph winds working […]

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Snowbird golfing buddies share 1st holes-in-one

Anna Maria Island snowbirds Dave Ingebritson of Apple Valley, Minnesota, and Don Sabol of Cleveland, fairly new golfing buddies, recently experienced some excitement on their golf outings at Timber Creek Golf Course in Bradenton. The 67-year-old Ingebritson knocked in his first hole-in-one Jan. 15 on the 100-yard fifth hole, using an 8-iron. Six weeks later, […]