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Milliken 5-for-5 leads Morays; Gregurich 2 HR powers Jaibas

A 10-run second and seven more in the third piloted the T&W Chevron Auto Repair Morays to a 26-5 win over the Big Coppitt Gun Club Snappers on Friday night in Men’s Over-39 Softball League action at the DeWitt Roberts Field. Harry Milliken drove in seven runs on a 5-for-5 nightthat was highlighted by a[…]

Johnson drills 44 to aid NMB win over Rodriguez

After three weeks of action in the Key West Adult Summer Basketball League, the Tune Squad holds on to first place with a 6-1 record but AAU team is close behind at 5-1. GBE and the FLYT Club are tied at 5-2with Nothing Major Ballers with one more loss at 5-3. Storm Surge is in[…]

Miller, Arencibia go long to lead 31-homer barrage

 As the Key West Men’s Softball League ended the regular season, the home runs continued to take flight from Dewitt Roberts Field. In seven games last week, there were 31 home runs, six of them in-the-park style for some high-scoring and lopsided games. Darren Miller and Mike Arencibia each had a three-home run game. Juanito Menendez[…]

Camp provides tools necessary for growth

The second annual Whatever It Takes to Succeed youth basketball camp will return to the Lower Keys on Wednesday, July 18, and Thursday, July 19, at the Key West High School Bobby Menendez Gymnasium. Ryan Johnson, founder of WITTS, did whatever it took last year to teach the very successful clinic even with a torn[…]

A Shot at Glory

Each year the Super Bowl of taekwondo, known as the Top 10 World Championships, is held in Little Rock, Arkansas, with the 2018 edition of the tournament taking place this weekend. Nikki Williams will once again be representing Key West at the annual event, where she will be looking to complete her three-peat, but more[…]

Stewart, Woods each have double/double in week two

After two weeks of action at the Sugarloaf Gym and on the Bill Butler Floor of the Bobby Menendez Gym, Tune Squad and AAU teams are tied for first in the Adult Summer Basketball League standings. THE Tune Squad finished the two weeks with a 5-0 record while AAU has 4-0 mark. The two teams[…]

UWF coach helping next generation of college players

Key West has always been about family for University of West Florida women’s soccer coach Joe Bartlinski. He first made the trip to the Conch Republic as a 10-year-old during a visit with his father, who was in the U.S. Coast Guard. During that trip be made a vow to himself to always come back,[…]

Chris Hall triples, doubles in four-hit night

Although they did not play last week in the Key West Men’s Softball League, Murray Marine stayed anchored in first place with 10 wins and two losses. One game behind is 5 Brothers, with a 9-3 record. Charlie Mac’s is statistically tied for second at 11-5. Defending league champ Dolphin Deli moved even with an[…]

Playoffs commence tonightas long as weather permits

Between the rainouts, forfeits and canceled games over the past few months, the Key West Coed Softball League finally got through the regular season. Last Tuesday, the first game was a double forfeit. In the 7:45 p.m. matchup, Booker Advertising got the win via forfeit. Not long after, rain pelted Key West but T&W Chevron[…]

Averette returns home after garnering bronze medal at Special Olympics National Games

Greeted by a hero’s welcome from more than two dozen excited friends and family, Jennifer Averette was all smiles when returning home on Sunday night after becoming the first Monroe County athlete to compete in the Special Olympics National Games last week in Seattle. “This is awesome,” Averette said as she hugged her numerous supporters.[…]