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PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: ‘Canes drop second in a row and fourth overall by a bucket

After winning back-to-back games for the first time this season, the Coral Shores High boys basketball team had an opportunity to extend the streak to four straight, but on Saturday the Hurricanes could not come up with the game winner in a two-point loss and, two nights later, it would be Somerset South Homestead that[…]

SPECIAL OLYMPICS WEIGHTLIFITNG: Golden Boy: Fenney sweeps Southeast Regionals

At the Area 11 Games, it was all gold for Upper Keys Manatees weightlifter Heyden Fenney, as well as at the Special Olympic Florida State Games, advancing him to the Southeast Regional in Marietta, Georgia. He once again proved to be the strongest in his weight class, bringing back three more golds to the Monroe[…]

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Conchs begin final stretch against county-rival ‘Canes

With three weeks left in the regular season, there is still plenty of time for the Key West High boys basketball team to make any final adjustments before heading into the postseason. That begins against a pair of Monroe County rivals this week, tonight at 6:30 p.m. against a Coral Shores squad that is coming[…]

KEY WEST COED SOFTBALL LEAGUE: Playoffs begin today, finals set for next Tuesday

Tropical Movers shifted the standings with a win over Key West Health last week in the Key West Coed Softball League. The victory by Tropical Movers forced a two-way tie between the bottom two teams, each with a 2-10 record. A win by The Roost solidified their second-place standing at 9-3 with a one-run win[…]

Lady Conchs finding a fighting spirit

After a 1-5 start to the season, the pieces are starting to fall into place for the Key West High girls basketball team, which has won six of its last eight games, including a 58-54 victory at Westminster Christian Saturday night following a closely contested 38-33 home loss to Schoolhouse Prep the night prior. “We[…]

Conchs still trying to figure out their rotation

Despite suffering two more losses this weekend — 72-60 on Friday to Schoolhouse Prep and 79-57 on Saturday against District 16-5A rival Westminster Christian — Key West High boys basketball coach James Osborne continues to stress to his team that the regular season is only preparation for the playoff, when the records are all reset.[…]

Canes honor seniorswith shutout victory

It was senior night for the Coral Shores High School girls soccer team and they went out with a 5-0 win over county rival Marathon on Friday night at the Upper Keys campus. The Hurricanes were on a mission to get on the winning track. In the third minute, Coral Shores went ahead 1-0 on[…]

Leamard named KWHS Athlete of the Week

Felicia Leamard has been named Key West High School Athlete of the Week by Athletic Director Sarah Ecker. The KWHS Athlete of the Week was chosen by Eckert for athletic achievement, sportsmanship, grades and hard work. Leamard, on the KWHS girls weightlifting team, was chosen because she “has shown tremendous dedication, talent and leadership. From[…]

SPECIAL OLYMPICS WEIGHTLIFTING: Just getting started: In four months Fenney has risen to the top of his new sport

On a paddle board, Heyden Fenney can hold his own and compete with the best of athletes. The same goes for cycling, swimming and the rest of the Special Olympic sports he participates in as part of the Upper Keys Manatees in the Monroe County delegation. None of that compares to what he has done[…]

Rotary Club Tourney set for Sunday, Jan. 20

The Rotary Club of Key West will hold its annual Golf Tournament on Sunday, Jan. 20, at the Key West Golf Club, and registration is open for the tournament at the Golf Club. Proceeds benefit the club’s Dental Fund, which pays for local children to receive dental care. Prizes at the golf tournament are awarded[…]