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Golf: JAGA Scholarship Golf Classic Raises $24,000.

By Mike Bonts | November 19, 2022 | 0 Comments

JACKSONVILLE – On Monday, the Jacksonville Area Golf Association hosted its 19th JAGA Scholarship Golf Classic at Deerwood Country Club and raised $24,000. The proceeds will support JAGA’s 2022-2023 Charitable Trust program, which annually awards […]

SEC: Gators Fall in Music City to Vanderbilt, 31-24

By Mike Bonts | November 19, 2022 | 0 Comments

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Mike Wright threw for three scores and Ray Davis added 122 yards on the ground to lift Vanderbilt to a 31-24 SEC victory over Florida Saturday at FirstBank Stadium. Up 14-12 late […]

ACC: Florida State Cruises by Louisiana 49-17

By Mike Bonts | November 19, 2022 | 0 Comments

TALLAHASSEE – Florida State scored on seven of its first eight possessions and starting quarterback Jordan Travis was able to sit out the entire second half as the 20th-ranked Seminoles cruised to a 49-17 win […]

NHRA: Ron Capps Takes Funny Car World Title

By Mike Bonts | November 19, 2022 | 0 Comments

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 […]

ECHL: Power Play Goals Propel Jacksonville Past Trois-Rivières

By Mike Bonts | November 13, 2022 | 0 Comments

JACKSONVILLE – Derek Lodermeier and Cristiano DiGiacinto each scored twice to give Jacksonville (5-5-0) a 5-2 win over Trois-Rivières (2-6-1) Saturday night at Veterans Memorial Arena. The Lions came into the game with just two […]

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

By Mike Bonts | November 12, 2022 | 0 Comments

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 […]

ECHL: Solar Bears Pick up First Road Win of Season at Expense of Icemen

By Mike Bonts | November 12, 2022 | 0 Comments

By Mike Bonts JACKSONVILLE (SportsTicker) – Jacksonville (4-5-0) returned home Friday night to host Orlando (3-4-1) following Thursday’s 2-1 overtime win in Greenville. Steve Olesky scored twice to lead the Solar Bears to a 5-2 […]

Moeller: Jaguars Travel to Kansas City with Momentum from Raiders Win

By Mike Bonts | November 12, 2022 | 0 Comments

By Jeff Moeller It’s time to pull out the measuring stick again for the Jaguars. And it likely won’t be the last time. Their recent victory over the Raiders reignited the embers back to a […]

Orlando Pride Announces Promotion of Seb Hines to Head Coach

By Mike Bonts | November 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

ORLANDO, Fla. (Florida Sports Wire) — The Orlando Pride has announced the promotion of Seb Hines to head coach, effective immediately, signing a multi-year contract to lead the Pride. “Seb is a talented coach that […]

Palencia Golf Club Wins First JAGA/NFPGA Club Team Championship

By Mike Bonts | November 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

JACKSONVILLE (Florida Sports Wire) – Palencia Golf Club won its first JAGA/NFPGA Club Team Championship on Monday, Nov. 7 by three shots, besting a field of 24 other teams at the King and Bear at […]