| Mar 2, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Top performances by weight class for 2013 season:
(*denotes state qualifiers)
415 Eric Long, Hagerty* (third in 2A)
410 Devin Weaver, New Smyrna Beach* (tied for eighth in 2A)
390 Michael Cortez, Harmony* (tenth in 2A)
380 Brandon Pendle,...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Several current and former Timber Creek and Port Orange Spruce Creek athletes have qualified to represent the United States in international weightlifting following strong showings at the USA Weightlifting National Junior Championships in California...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Kjayla Martin's father could sense the pressure on his daughter before the FHSAA girls weightlifting state meet.
So Keith Martin went old school. He took out a pen and paper.
"I wanted her to know that we loved her, and whatever happened, we were...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Five days before the pomp and circumstance of National Signing Day, I watched the nation's fastest high-school football player, Levonte "Kermit" Whitfield, in a much less glamorous endeavor.
He was sweating it out at a Jones High track practice....
| Feb 6, 2013
| 1:10 PM
High school athletes from across the area are signing on to play at the college level.
Here is a running story of athletes who have signed on, and football players that have signed at the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech.
| Feb 6, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Although the big news on South Sumter's campus Wednesday was Keanu "Keke' Neal signing with Florida for football this year's group of seniors, one of the best in the program's history, had four other players sign.
Joining Neal, who is featured in...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:01 PM
When Jalen Merrick and his New Smyrna Beach teammates travel to West Palm Beach on Friday night to face off against Palm Beach Central in the spring game, he’ll have plenty to prove.
He already knew he’d be going up against one of the best...
| May 16, 2013
| 4:11 AM
The abrupt retirement of trouble-prone inside linebacker Rolando McClain shouldn't necessarily have a major impact on the state of the Ravens at the position.
Here's the logic:
1. Despite his imposing size and first-round pedigree, McClain was never ...
| May 1, 2013
| 6:04 AM
Ravens starting inside linebacker Jameel McClain is upbeat about his medical outlook and has no restrictions on his exercise regimen as he continues to make steady progress in his recovery from a spinal cord contusion suffered in December.
| Apr 13, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Next week at the Asian Weightlifting Championships in South Korea, a computer engineer from Atlanta will take another step she hopes could lead to the 2012 London Olympics.
That Kulsoom Abdullah has gotten this far is nothing short of a miracle, given...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 9:43 PM
Here is the list of area state qualifiers for this weekend’s FHSAA state boys weightlifting championship at the Kissimmee Civic Center (201 E. Dakin Ave.), listed by weight class (and with season best total): Class 2A (Friday, starts at 10:30 a.m.)...