Tampa Bay native Darnell King finds success with hometown team

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.–Darnell King welcomes new challenges and won’t allow anyone or anything to stand in the way of him and the soccer field. The Tampa Bay defender went from college walk-on to starting defender in the NASL, appearing in 32 of 34 matches for the Rowdies in 2016. The club has now moved to […]

Tigers’ fans come together in the spirit of tradition

LAKELAND, Fla. – Most afternoons in March, Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland could easily be mistaken for any number of places in Michigan. Ask most waiting in line for the gates to open and you’ll hear the cities of Grand Rapids, Detroit, and numerous smaller towns roll off their lips.

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Golfer Jim Dent overcame a segregated South on his way to a stellar career

PALM HABOR, FLA. – Jim Dent is content and living a happy life. His extraordinary accomplishments and perseverance have helped him enjoy retirement. Dent won four PGA Tournaments and a dozen Senior Tour events. In a career spanning 40 years, he earned US$9,583,989, almost all of it after he turned 50. Not bad for a […]