×
×
homepage logo
STORE

Local Sports & Recreation

Posse Arena creates high school rodeo queen

news@breezenewspapers.com Lindsay Widener never really thought she would ever by considered rodeo royalty. She always thought of herself as a tomboy. However, the Buckingham resident, who spent many of her formative years riding at the Lee County Posse Arena in North Fort Myers, decided to ...

Youth baseball season kicks off

news@breezenewspapers.com Hancock Babe Ruth baseball season opened at Kurt Donaldson Park on Saturday, something that many thought might not happen this year. It was a soft opening of sorts for the league, as the 10U Pirates had not received their uniforms yet and played in plain white ...

Mariner boys earn fourth straight district soccer title

cjhaddad@breezenewspapers.com The No. 1 seeded Tritons (17-5-2) captured their fourth consecutive boys soccer district title last Tuesday night defeating No. 2 LaBelle (9-3-3) in a match that came down to penalty kicks after regulation and extra time saw a 3-3 draw.   The now 4A-8 district ...

Nautical Mile Magazine to hold Nautical Expo 2021 May 15-16

Nautical Mile Magazine will hold its Nautical Expo 2021 May 15 & 16 at the Lee Civic Center. The family event will run  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. The event will feature an outdoor nautical market, fishing seminars from local guides, boats, seafood, art, ...

AMVETS inaugural golf tourney seeks sponsors, teams

news@breezenewspapers.com AMVETS Post 81 is inviting the public to tee off with them. The organization will hold its inaugural AMVETS Post 81 golf tournament on Saturday, March 6, at Blue Heron Pines in Punta Gorda. Sign-ups start at 9 a.m., with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. The tournament ...

60th Cracker Day Rodeo lassos success again

news@breezenewspapers.com Like organizers of every other big event, the County Posse Arena crew was wondering if the 60th Cracker Day Rodeo would even be held because of the COVID pandemic. It was held, and for three days, it was a rousing success as thousands attended one of the oldest ...

North girls soccer team keeps rolling along

cjhaddad@breezenewspapers.com The North Fort Myers girls soccer team continued its winning ways Thursday night defeating Island Coast 8-0, its 11th victory of the season. Lady Red Knight junior Emily Guzman and sophomore Avery Utt each notched a pair of goals while four others chipped in ...

North boys soccer staying positive

news@breezenewspapers.com Although they have yet to kick one into the win column, North Fort Myers High School boys soccer team keeps trying, thanks to a relentlessly positive coach. Coach Courtney Churchill has tried to accentuate the positive with a team that has been severely impacted by ...

Cracker Day Rodeo to hold 60th annual show this weekend

news@breezenewspapers.com For 60 years, the Cracker Day Rodeo has celebrated the tradition of working ranchers moving cattle throughout the state of Florida. This weekend, the Lee County Posse Arena, at 17401 Palm Creek Drive, will host one of Lee County's longest-running events for the ...