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Bryant, Hurricanes facing off against former face of program

In five seasons under head coach Ed Holly, the Coral Shores High football team was rebooted to a point of being competitive once again, and by Holly’s side the entire time as the offensive coordinator was current Hurricanes’ head man Alphonso Bryant. This afternoon at 4 p.m. the coaches reunite when Bryant brings his Coral[…]

‘Fins serving up humble pie vs. hungry Eagles

Looking just at records, today’s 4 p.m. matchup in the Middle Keys between the Marathon High and St John Paul II football programs may be just a bit lopsided, but first-year Dolphins coach Mac Childress said he made sure to serve his team a piece of humble pie this week at practice as he is[…]

Slapdash performances problematic as teams vie for postseason seeds

With playoff seeding on the line this week, the Monroe County prep volleyball teams had uninspiring performances on Tuesday. Key West did win against District 16-5A opponent Keys Gate, but Marathon fell to District 8-4A leader Palmer Trinity and Coral Shores lost a non-conference match in three sets to Immaculata LaSalle, both road losses. The[…]

Hoops Club of Key West presents 3-on-3 tourney

The Hoops Club of Key West Inc. presents the “Ball Don’t Lie Island Big 3-on-3 Basketball Fundraiser” tournament for Friday and Saturday, Nov. 9-10, at the Key West High School Bobby Menendez Gymnasium. It is open to the first 16 adult teams (21 and older) that register for the half-court, double-elimination event. Entry fee for[…]

Conchs win third straight to start year

Through the first two matches this season, the Key West High boys golf team outscored its opponents by a combined 101 strokes. The low rounds continued to roll in for the Conchs on Tuesday as, for the third-straight match to start the year, Key West was able to dominate its opponents by at least 49[…]

Conchs drenched by Mavericks, will journey today to Wellington

After their first test of the season on Saturday, the Key West High School swim team goes on the road today for one of their two away meets on the season. The Conchs make the trek to Palm Beach County to compete against a very good Wellington High School, according to Conchs Coach Lori Bosco.[…]

Bucs winners, on and off the field, in historical first game in Key West

By simply running onto the turf Saturday afternoon at Tommy Roberts Memorial Stadium, the Horace O’Bryant Middle School football team was victorious in accomplishing a three-year journey to bring Buccaneer football to Key West. Marked by a flyover from the Sundowners of VFC-111 at the end of National Anthem, sung by Jackie Williams, the Bucs[…]

Weekend tournament preps Keys teams for district play

It was a busy weekend at the Key West High School Bobby Menendez Gymnasium as 12 teams converged on the Bill Butler court for the annual Key West Conch Cup Volleyball Tournament. After two days of highly competitive volleyball, Fort Pierce Central won the gold bracket championship, St. John Paul II Academy took the silver[…]

Conchs win pair in wet conditions versus Lions

After being washed away for a majority of last season by Hurricane Irma, lightning and Tropical Storm Gordon tried to put a damper on the opening matches for the Key West boys and girls golf teams, but the Conchs fought through wet greens and less than ideal conditions to claim a sweep against Chaminade-Madonna during[…]

Senior Spotlight

Name: Tim Orr Height: 6’5” Weight: 245 GPA: 4.125 Parents Names: Dan and Kitty Orr Siblings Names: Danny, John, Elizabeth and David Orr Sports to be played in senior season: Basketball Q: How long have you been playing your sports? A: Nine years. Q: What was it about basketball that made you stick with that?[…]