| May 5, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Coming off its best season in more than a decade and earning its first playoff berth since 1999, West Orange lost QB Hayden Griffitts, RB Jamarcus Federick and WR Garrett Johnson to graduation.
Those players combined for more than 3,000 yards, but the...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:46 PM
For the second time in as many seasons, the Orlando Predators are going through an ownership change.
Predators managing partner David Pearsall, who took over after former owner Brett Bouchy stepped down last July, is no longer with the team. ArenaFan....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:18 AM
For the fifth time this season, the Orlando Predators will face a South Division opponent Saturday night.
So far, the Preds have won all but one of those Arena Football League games, using their success in those matchups as a springboard into first...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:19 AM
Reason #786 on why America is so awesome: Burger battles.
In a calorie-filled competition for the ages, the Orlando Fire Department challenged the Orlando Predators football team Wednesday night in the third annual Burger Battle at Smokey Bones on...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Cable networks kick off the Fall TV season in early September with a variety of reality series, scripted dramas and comedies. Later in the month, the broadcast networks join the fray with their new and returning series. And if you oly watch TV on your...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 10:01 AM
WOW. That stands for West Orange Warriors.
It’s also what fans have been saying this season as they’ve watched the Warriors jump out to a 4-0 start under new head coach Bob Head, who came over last spring from Olympia.
| Apr 28, 2013
| 12:48 AM
Some of the best quarterbacks in Central Florida -- and one from a little farther south -- showed up a Windermere Prep on Saturday for a little competition and some good camaraderie at the Quarterback Nation Orlando Shootout.
The camp, which was put...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:39 AM
Do you care about the survival of sea turtles? Dolphins? Do you ride horses, watch whales or fish for large-mouth bass? Did you serve as a paratrooper — or care for someone who did?
If so, you can tell the world — with your license tag....
| May 28, 2013
| 8:31 AM
The AFL has unusually great access for fans and field photographers. It’s the only sport that I cover that actually allows us to be on the playing field during games. It allows us to get better action pictures, but you really have to be aware of...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Last week: We can't (or shouldn't) let this week go by without reflecting on September 11th and all the loved ones who were lost. We are forever altered as a people and as a nation. Please let’s never forget, but also, let’s never stop...
| Jul 25, 2013
New Smyrna Beach
Head Coach: Lance Jenkins – 4th season
Alma Mater: Florida
Overall Coaching Record: 33-20
New Smyrna Beach Coaching Record: 20-11
Career Playoff Appearances: 2
Career Playoff Record: 2-3