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Sports clinic held at park

With the Pop Warner football season will start in less than two weeks, Red Fox Athletics put together a two-week camp to help kids from all sports get ready. More than 100 kids showed up at the North Fort Myers Community Park on Tuesday for the first day of camp, and since the rain stayed ...

Bohanon football camp this Saturday

Since 2017, through stormy weather and pandemics, the Tommy Bohanon Foundation has held a football camp to all kids from first- through eighth-graders to learn how to “train like a pro.” On Saturday, the foundation will once again hold its annual Tommy Bohanon Youth Football Camp from 9 ...

North 6U Babe Ruth wins district title

The reason the North Fort Myers Babe Ruth program has been so successful the past few years is because of how they teach the kids to be competitive at an early age. The league’s 6U All-Star Team won the District 15 championship recently in a tournament played throughout Lee County (though ...

NFM Civic fundraiser a smash bash

news@breezenewspapers.com The North Fort Myers Civic Association really lucked out this year with its third-annual Bash at the North Fort Myers Community Park on Saturday. The weather was nothing short of spectacular, a record number of teams played in the featured tourney, and the civic ...

Hundreds attend baseball card show

news@breezenewspapers.com It was 9 a.m. and there was a line outside Pondella Bingo with about three dozen people waiting to be the first ones to make a deal on a hobby that has made a huge comeback in recent years. The SWFL Sports Card Show brought more than 20 vendors to the area as well ...

Red Knights edge Pirates 27-26 in spring football overtime thriller

news@breezenewspapers.com The North Fort Myers Red Knights provided plenty of thrills for a spring football game Friday night, edging Port Charlotte 27-26 in overtime at Moody Field. Brennan Helton scored from 5 yards out on a quarterback keeper in overtime and Brandon Bush added an extra ...

Civic tourney fundraiser set for this weekend

The North Fort Myers Civic Association's third annual bash-a-ball tourney promises to be the biggest fund raiser in the history of the organization. Event organizer Doug Dailey said that at least 16 teams will participate in Saturday’s event, a replacement for their Wiffle Ball Bash. Play is ...

Sports card show coming to Pondella Bingo

news@breezenewspapers.com Whether you collected baseball cards or games cards, you will have plenty to peruse this Sunday as Breakroom Sports Cards presents the Southwest Florida Sports Card Show at the Pondella Bingo Hall. There will be plenty of vendors, a food truck or two, and of ...

North boys tennis doubles team goes to states

news@breezenewspapers.com The North Fort Myers High School boys tennis team had one of its best seasons in years. They made it to regionals as a team after a runner-up finish in districts and, most important, sent its No. 1 doubles team to states in a bit of an upset. North finished ...

North rallies past Hollins in regional opener

Taylor Rosciti hit an inside-the-park home run to highlight a three-run fifth inning as the North Fort Myers High School softball team rallied to defeat Dixie-Rollins 7-5 in the first round of the Region 5A-2 championship Thursday. North will go on to host Palmetto in the regional semifinals ...