Oak Hall joined Broward County and St. Edward's in shutting down for now and I'm sure there will be plenty more today as school boards will decide that's it. As I am typing this CNBC is reporting there will be a national state of emergency declared today along the lines of The Stafford Act, which could be used by state and local authorities to go further. I've also heard New York City will shut down this weekend as a precaution.The point of all this is that if tonight is the swan song for the season, this will be your last chance to show the kids, coaches, refs and the entire community your appreciation for all the hard work and commitment it took to entertain us so much in such a competitive milieu.And I only ask one favor. When the game enters the last 30 seconds, re...
FHSAA CORONAVIRUS Update – March 12, 2020
GAINESVILLE, FL – The FHSAA continues to monitor developments regarding the CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) and its
impact on Florida and local communities.Schools and school districts should continue to follow state and local health department advisories regarding extracurricular
activities and athletic contests.Following CDC recommendations regarding limiting unnecessary travel, the FHSAA meetings listed below will be held via
teleconference. Specific directions to follow.March 18 – Winter Sports Officials Advisory Committee
March 23 – Basketball Advisory Committee
April 1 – Section 2 Appeals Hearing
April 2 – Section 3 Appeals Hearing
April 3 – Section 4 Appeals Hearing
April 7 – Section 1 Appeals Hearing
April 8 – Athletic ...
Just waiting on Orlando! Congratulations to the winners! North Florida US Lacrosse Awards ALL AMERICAN:Emily Grober St AugustineDanielle Kelley Bartram TrailElla Madson Ponte VedraKarli Vockell Bartram TrailAbby Watson Ponte VedraALL ACADEMIC:Sammy Accola SeacoastSofia Marquez CreeksideSamantha Myers Ponte VedraMacKenzie Phillips Fleming IslandAngela Ramsey Pedro Menendez Coach Of The YearShannon Content St Augustine Jackie Pitts AwardCaroline O'Neil Ponte Vedra
The Berkeley Sports Institute and Major Force Events present the first annual spring season lacrosse tune up camp!
Who:Any Girl age 11-18 years of ageWhen:January 20th, 2019Time:8:30-3:30pmWhere:Berkeley Preparatory School
4811 Kelly Road
Tampa, FL 33615
(813) 885-1673How Much: $175.00 includes a box lunch and reversible pinnieTeam price: $3,000Goalie specific training will also be availableCoaches can attend for free to learn more from the college professionalsCoaches invited:University of Tampa (Confirmed)Rollins College (Confirmed)St Leo’s (Confirmed)University of Florida (Pending)Stetson (Confirmed)Roanoke College-Goalies-(Confirmed)Jacksonville (Confirmed)Florida Southern-(Confirme...
Author's Note: This article appeared in the latest US Lacrosse Magazine and we had to wait for it to post online before we could link to it. It's a great read!
Why Pensacola Could Become A Lacrosse Hotbed
by Matt Hamilton Excerpt:Football and baseball reign supreme on Florida’s Gulf Coast, especially in and around the Pensacola area.But starting about six years ago, Cassandra Waller, who oversees the physical education curriculum for Escambia County Public Schools, started to hear rumblings of another sport in her community — lacrosse.More and more youth programs, like the Pensacola Knights and Gulf Breeze, popped up and children were increasingly becoming interested in the stick-and-ball game.“I started to notice an upward trend in lacrosse...