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Major League Baseball Roundup

By on June 18th, 2013

Some MLB results from Monday’s action… The Miami Marlins won 3-2 over the Arizona Diamondbacks last night to start off the series, and they are now 22-47 in the season. Outfielder Giancarlo Stanton has made a large comeback since coming … Continue reading

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Miami Heat takes on Pacers for Game 4 Tonight

By on May 28th, 2013

The Miami Heat leads the Indiana Pacers 2-1 in the Eastern Conference finals and heads into Game 4 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse tonight. The Heat go into Game 4 with momentum from their 114-94 victory in Pacer territory?in Game 3 … Continue reading

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Florida Softball heads to College World Series after second win over UAB

By on May 26th, 2013

Florida (57-7) used its freshmen power players to grab the team’s second win over UAB (40-19) 1-0 to sweep a Super Regional in Gainesville and send the Gators to the College World Series. Florida’s Kelsey Stewart dove from second base to stop a grounder from … Continue reading

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St. Petersburg native Zac MacMath makes impact in the MLS

By on May 21st, 2013

For Philadelphia Union goalie Zac MacMath, soccer was always the number one passion in his life. MacMath, a St. Petersburg, Fla., native, grew up attached to the game that his father introduced to him when he was four years old. … Continue reading

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Former Gators soccer player heads to the pros

By on April 29th, 2013

Former Florida soccer player Jo Dragotta got her start in soccer with one goal in mind – get a trophy. “When I was four years old, I would watch my siblings play rec soccer. At the end of the day, … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Two explosions at Boston Marathon

By on April 15th, 2013

Two explosions rocked the finish line at the Boston Marathon on Monday. At this time, two people are dead and at least 107 are injured in the aftermath of the explosions, according to Boston police. The marathon was stopped so authorities could investigate the area. A loud explosion occurred … Continue reading

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Marlins fall in a steep slump to start season

By on April 15th, 2013

The Miami Marlins can’t catch a break this season. The Philadelphia Phillies came to Marlins Park and took two out of three games in the series after a 2-1 win on Sunday. The loss drops the Marlins to 2-10 on the … Continue reading

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Road to the Championship: The Final Four is on the way

By on April 1st, 2013

The shining four teams coming out of the Elite Eight in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament will go head-to-head over the weekend for a shot at the title. The Final Four boasts top-seeded Louisville along with Michigan, Syracuse and Wichita … Continue reading

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Racers ready to burn rubber at Gatornationals

By on March 15th, 2013

Sparks on the raceway come to the Gator Nation this weekend. The 44th annual NHRA Gatornationals competition started Thursday and continues through Sunday. This is the first year the competition combines Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock categories with Pro Stock … Continue reading

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