Apopka Blue Darters face challenge of indoor practices

Due to frequent late summer afternoon showers, many teams high school football teams are having to tweak their practices. The Apopka Blue Darters have taken many of their practices indoors and that has impacted their footing this season.

Lake Brantley twins, UCF commits, shine on defense

Lake Brantley senior linebackers Andrew and Michael Harris are a packaged deal. The twin brothers played soccer and ran track together growing up in Jamaica, now they'll play football at the University of Central Florida next year.

2022 Warrior Games at ESPN Wide World of Sports

Hundreds of service members are gathered in Orlando this week for the 2022 Warrior Games at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort. It is a competition for active duty military and veterans who have been hurt or are sick.

Orlando native stars at Warrior Games

Orlando native Army Staff Sgt. (RET) Joel Rodriguez will be one of the busiest athletes at this weekend's Warrior Games at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. The Colonial High School graduate will be competing in Track and Field, Rowing, Swimming, and Wheelchair Basketball. Rodriguez is a quadriplegic due to a car accident. But he used sports to help in his recovery. He has now traveled the world competing in different events and has a goal of representing Team USA in the Paralympic Games in Rugby.

Tom Brady to be away from Bucs for a few days, coach says

Tom Brady was nowhere to be seen during the final practice before the first preseason game this weekend. In fact, he will be away from the team for the next few days. Head Coach Todd Bowles said Thursday the quarterback will be out for 11 days for personal reasons until after the Tennessee Titans game next week. It was discussed and approved prior to the beginning of camp.

Before the MLB at Field of Dreams game, stream this free special

MLB is returning to Iowa for the second annual Field of Dreams game — but the town's "Ghost Players" walk out of the cornfields all summer long. A 2010 documentary (which is currently streaming free on Tubi) tells the story of these community-oriented, baseball-loving performers.

UCF Knights quarterback status sill unknown

There is no word yet from UCF Knights Coach Gus Malzahn as to who will be the starting quarterback following the first pre-season scrimmage for the team. Right now, there is healthy competition shaping up between senior John Rhys Plumlee and sophomore Mikey Keene.