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Beginner Soccer Tips with PGTV Sports Central

Posted on August 19th, 2014 by

Categories: General, Softball

Want to get started playing soccer? Check out these beginner soccer tips on mastering passing, trapping, shooting and throw-ins.   Let us know if these tips helped improve your performance on the soccer field in the comment section below.

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on August 18th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Basketball, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Basketball Unlimited, LLC Girls Basketball Skills Camp Date: Saturday, August 23 Venue: Kathleen High School, Lakeland – The Basketball Unlimited, LLC Girls Basketball Skills Camp is for 4th through 12th grade female participants and […]

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Flying Tigers Return Home Thursday, August 14 for Double Header Against Yankees

Posted on August 13th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home Thursday, August 14 for a doubleheader against the Tampa Yankees.  Game 1 will start at 5:00 p.m. with Marchant Stadium gates opening at 4:30 p.m.  Game 2 will begin approximately 25 minutes following the completion of the first game.  Both games will be 7-inning contests. Tickets for all home […]

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Polk County’s Athlete Spotlight: Fouad Salem of McKeel Academy

Posted on August 12th, 2014 by

Categories: General, PGTV, Wrestling

Polk County is home to some of the top high school, collegiate, amateur and professional athletes in the world.  Home to more than 220 annual amateur sporting events, the Detroit Tigers and Lakeland Flying Tigers, the Florida Marine Raiders, and some of the top high school and collegiate athletic programs in the United States, there […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on August 11th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Softball, Table Tennis, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Florida Orange Blossom Table Tennis Series Summer Open 2014 Date: Friday, August 15 – Saturday, August 16 Venue: Simpson Park Community Center, Lakeland – Lakeland Table Tennis Association, Inc. presents Florida Orange Blossom Table […]

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Golf Like a Pro with a Tip from PGA Streamsong Professional – Short Game

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by

Categories: General, Golf, PGTV

Streamsong Resort‘s PGA Head Golf Professional Matt Jordan shares a tip on how to improve your golf short game. Check out the PGTV segment below. Have you tried this tip? Share with us in the comments below. You can find more videos on our YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/user/CentralFLSports

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on August 4th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Soccer, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. FYSA ODP State Teams Training Date: Saturday, August 9 – Sunday, August 10 Venue: Lake Myrtle Sports Park, Auburndale – The Olympic Development Program (ODP) is an essential program inside of Florida Youth Soccer […]

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Dollar Day and All-You-Can-Eat Night Highlight Flying Tigers Eight-Game Homestand

Posted on July 31st, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home Friday, Aug. 1 for an eight-game homestand against the Ft. Myers Miracle (Twins) August 1-4 and the Dunedin Blue Jays August 5-8.  Tickets for all home games are available by calling the Flying Tigers at (863) 686-8075 or visiting LakelandFlyingTigers.com.  Box seats are $6 and reserved seats are $5. Seniors […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on July 28th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Golf, Softball, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. 38th Annual Polk County Amateur Championship Date: Saturday, August 2 – Sunday, August 3 Venue: Lone Palm Golf Club, Lakeland – Presented by Bright House Networks, this charity tournament benefits Girls, Inc., the First […]

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Detroit Tigers to Stay in Lakeland for 20 More Years

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, General

The City of Lakeland and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on the terms and conditions that will be included in a contract that will extend the City’s relationship with the organization another 20 years. The current contract signed in 2000 expires December 31, 2016. The new contract will solidify the Detroit Tigers continuing their […]

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