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Erika Lambert Tabbed to Lead UNF Women’s Basketball Program

By Mike Bonts | April 6, 2023

JACKSONVILLE (Florida Sports Wire)- North Florida Athletics is excited to welcome Erika Lambert as the next UNF women’s basketball head coach as announced by Director of Athletics Nick Morrow. Lambert brings in over a decade […]

MLS Recap: Ojeda, Angulo Score as Lions Down Philly in 2-1 Victory

By Mike Bonts | March 27, 2023

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (Florida Sports Wire) – Orlando City SC (2-1-2, 8 points)took a 2-1 victory on Saturday night over the Philadelphia Union (2-3-0, 6 points) at Subaru Park. Martín Ojeda and Iván Angulo found the back of […]

MLS Recap: Martín Ojeda Scores First as a Lion in City Defeat to Charlotte

By Mike Bonts | March 20, 2023

ORLANDO, Fla. (Florida Sports Wire) – Orlando City SC (1-1-2, 5 points) fell to Charlotte FC on Saturday night by a 2-1 scoreline at Exploria Stadium. The match saw Martín Ojeda score his first goal as a Lion, […]

Noles Blast Three Home Runs to Secure Sweep over Syracuse

By Mike Bonts | March 20, 2023

TALLAHASSEE –  The sixth-ranked Florida State softball team (24-6, 3-0) cruised to another victory on Sunday afternoon against the Syracuse Orange (7-14, 0-6). The Noles defeated the Orange by a score of 8-0 in five […]

MLS: Orlando City SC Remains Unbeaten in 1-1 Draw Against D.C. United

By Mike Bonts | March 14, 2023

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Florida Sports Wire) – Orlando City SC (1-0-2, 5 points) battled to a 1-1 draw with D.C. United (1-1-1, 4 points) on Saturday night in the nation’s capital. The Lions were backed by […]

Sandercock and Leonard Named to Top 50 Watch List for 2023 USA Softball College POY

By Mike Bonts | January 25, 2023

TALLAHASSEE (Florida Sports Wire) – Florida State softball players Kathryn Sandercock and Mack Leonard were named to the Top 50 Watch List for USA Softball’s Collegiate Player of the Year award. A D1 Softball Second […]

South Florida Dominates Central Florida, 83-51, in War on I-4

By Mike Bonts | January 25, 2023

TAMPA (Florida Sports Wire) — The University of South Florida women’s basketball team turned in a dominating performance on Sunday afternoon as the Bulls defeated rival Central Florida, 83-51, in front of a raucous crowd […]

UF Sports: Katie Ledecky Named AP Female Athlete of the Year

By Mike Bonts | December 28, 2022

NEW YORK CITY, New York  =(Florida Sports Wire) – Gators Volunteer coach Katie Ledecky was named The Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year, selected by a panel of 40 sports writers and editors from […]

NHRA: Ron Capps Takes Funny Car World Title

By Mike Bonts | November 19, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS (SportsDay) – Ron Capps’ season ended with a Funny Car world championship on the outskirts of Los Angeles in Pomona, but not even a Hollywood writer could have scripted such a magical season for […]

Best Season Ever?.. NASCAR Closes Book on Extraordinary 2022

By Mike Bonts | November 12, 2022

DAYTONA BEACH (Florida Sports Wire) – After a season that saw the successful debut of a new race car, a record-tying number of winners, fresh faces in Victory Lane, two ‘first-timers’ reaching the Championship 4 […]