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Palm Beach Shockers Excel At Invitational Tourney

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Palm Beach Shockers Excel At Invitational Tourney

BY GENE NARDI Last weekend, the Palm Beach Shockers Baseball Club entered two 16-and-under teams to compete in the 2015 Florida Atlantic Invitational Baseball Tournament, coordinated through Prospect Select Baseball. The tournament drew more than 40 teams from around the state and hosted competitions at Roger Dean Stadium and the Santaluces Sports Complex. The more...

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Wellington Post 390 Baseball Wins Independence Day Tourney

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Wellington Post 390 Baseball Wins Independence Day Tourney

The American Legion Wellington Post 390 18U baseball team captured the fourth annual Independence Day Tournament at Santaluces High School on Monday, July 6, defeating the South Florida Clippers by a score of 8-3. Morgan Mendez pitched an outstanding game, going the distance and allowing six hits and striking out three. The team exploded for eight runs in the bottom of more...

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12U South Florida Hitmen Are Cooperstown Champs

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12U South Florida Hitmen Are Cooperstown Champs

The 12U South Florida Hitmen travel baseball team from Royal Palm Beach went to Cooperstown, N.Y., July 19-26 to compete in the 2015 Cooperstown Dreams Park World Series Tournament. There were 104 teams from 26 different states and Canadian provinces competing for the championship. The South Florida Hitmen represented Palm Beach County in grand fashion by going 11-0 more...

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Royal Palm Bassmasters Host A Tournament Out Of Lake Osbourne

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Royal Palm Bassmasters Host A Tournament Out Of Lake Osbourne

The Royal Palm Bassmasters held its monthly fishing tournament on June 14 on Lake Osborne out of John Prince Park. First place was won by the team of Bryan Stavropoulos and partner Kiel Carr with five fish weighing 18 lbs., 10 oz. Second place was awarded to the team of Patrick Gonzalez and partner Chris Little with five fish weighing 10 lbs., 6 oz. Third place more...

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Wild Girls World Series Champs

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Wild Girls World Series Champs

The Wellington Wild ’01 softball team participated in the USSSA 14B World Series tournament held July 18-25 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando. The team was the youngest of the 42 teams participating in the 14B division. The Wild girls went undefeated during the entire tournament and were pronounced the USSSA 14B World Series Champions. (Front row) Caridad more...

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Register Now For AYSO Fall Soccer

By at July 19, 2015 | 6:53 pm | 0 Comment

AYSO Region 1521 recreational soccer in The Acreage is currently registering boys and girls, ages 4 to 18, for the fall 2015 season. Parents can register players at www.eayso.org. For more information about AYSO Region 1521 and additional programs, such as upcoming competitive team tryouts or the VIP program, visit www.ayso1521.net or call (561) more...

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Wellington Rugby Club Hosts Team From England

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Wellington Rugby Club Hosts Team From England

BY GENE NARDI On Thursday, July 2, the Wellington Wizards Rugby Club’s U15 team hosted Horton Tech College from England at Acreage Community Park. The focus of the friendly match was to embrace the opportunity to experience rugby at an international level and promote the sport here in the United States, but neither team could ignore the urge to be more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Sports

RPB Presents Holiday Golf Tourney At Village Golf Club

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RPB Presents Holiday Golf Tourney At Village Golf Club

The Village of Royal Palm Beach hosted it annual Fourth of July Firecracker Golf Tournament at Village Golf Club on Saturday, July 4. The day included great raffles and a barbecue luncheon, where golf awards were given out after the more...

Around Town , Sports

Two Wellington Players Picked In Major League Draft

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Two Wellington Players Picked In Major League Draft

Wellington Landings Middle School hadn’t scored a run, and trailed Christa McAuliffe Middle School late in the 2006-07 Palm Beach County middle school baseball championship game. After a 15-minute rain delay, the WLMS Gators’ undefeated season looked about to end. But with two outs and no runners on base late in the game, the heart of the Gators’ order came to more...

People , Sports , Wellington

Wellington Wrestlers Place Well At AAU National Duals In Orlando

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Wellington Wrestlers Place Well At AAU National Duals In Orlando

The Wellington Wrestling Club recently competed at the AAU National Duals in Orlando and finished in 23rd place overall, which beat their previous best finish of 29th place from last year. Seventy teams from around the country competed in the community division this year. Wellington had five individuals who earned All-American honors and took home medals: Joey Grant, more...

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