Tag Archives: Sports

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 …

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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 …

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Sports – 09-07-2016

Cornhole players compete Aug. 30 at the Ugly Grouper bar and restaurant, 5704 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. An ongoing league tournament is played 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays for Ugly Grouper bucks and bragging rights. Scores for the first set of games came in with Amateur Corn Stars beating out General Store 2-0; Island Coffee Haus HB drowned out The Feast, The Duck & The Corn 2-1; Island Bazaar Beach Bums won over Island Coffee Haus 2-1; Def Con 5 beat Corn Dawgs 2-1; Bag em and Tag em beat Island Coffee Haus AMI 2-0; and Beach Monkey Pools drummed out Captain Morgan Charters 2-0. Islander Courtesy Photo: Ugly Grouper

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 …

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Sports – 08-31-2016

Mickey Hooke, 2016 Madeira Beach Sunset Series 5K overall male winner, poses at the finish line at John’s Pass. Islander Photo: Courtesy Tyler Beyel

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 …

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Sports – 08-24-2016

Mickey Hooke, 2016 Madeira Beach Sunset Series 5K overall male winner, poses at the finish line at John’s Pass. Islander Photo: Courtesy Tyler Beyel

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 …

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Sports – 08-17-2016

Anna Maria horseshoe pitchers closely inspect three possible ringers during Aug. 6 horseshoe action at the Anna Maria City Hall horseshoe pits. Islander Photo: Courtesy Harry Samuels

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 …

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Sports – 08-10-2016

Center player Drew Mitchell gets sandwiched by Still Kicking players Shawna Allen and Nicole Davis during Major Beach Soccer action Aug. 6 at Coquina Beach. Islander Photo: Kevin P. Cassidy

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 …

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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 …

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Sports – 07-27-2016

Wash Family Construction’s Murat Akay heads the ball just over Eason Builder’s Shea Yates July 21 in the league championship game at the center. Islander Photo: Kevin P. Cassidy

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 …

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Sports – 07-20-2016

Team Jackson’s Matthew Smith goes strong to the basket during the adult basketball championship game at the Center of Anna Maria Island, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Islander Photo: Kevin P. Cassidy

Jackson shoots past Calvary in adult basketball final   Going into the championship game between No. 1 seed Team Jackson and No. 2 Team Calvary, the prevailing thought was to beat Team Jackson, limiting Antwan Jackson’s scoring was essential. As …

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