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Lions Varsity Football defeats East River High School

Lions Varsity Football defeats East River High School

Lions Varsity Football defeats East River High School, 31-17. Senior Ulice Gillard leads the Lions with a receiving touchdown and three interceptions. The game featured a furious comeback by East River but the Lions were able to stop the Falcons’ charge. The Lions take the field at home next THURSDAY against St. Cloud for Homecoming [...]

Lake Nona’s humble RB Andre Hale Eyes Big Things as Senior

Lake Nona’s humble RB Andre Hale Eyes Big Things as Senior

Andre Hale could complain. He could sulk around like someone kicked his puppy. Heck, the Orlando Lake Nona running back even could have transferred to a different school a long time ago. That seems to be the trend these days. If a teen doesn’t like something at his current school with his team or coach, [...]

McDowell feeling good at WGC-Cadillac

McDowell feeling good at WGC-Cadillac

He offers the assessment not to put forth any sort of boastful prediction for the weekend; instead, Graeme McDowell was asked to measure his game and his attitude. The last time they were in sync like this? “The U.S. Open in 2010,” McDowell said. Yes, he conquered that major championship, but what he remembers is [...]

Tavistock Cup expands again, now a 6-team event

Tavistock Cup expands again, now a 6-team event

The Tavistock Cup is in expansion mode again, announcing Tuesday that next year’s edition will grow to a six-team clash that could bring such names as Rickie Fowler and Bill Haas into the competition. Oak Tree National in Edmond, Okla., and Primland, located in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, join the Tavistock roster when the 10th [...]

LNHS – Boys and Girls Tennis Take Down East River

LNHS – Boys and Girls Tennis Take Down East River

The Lake Nona Lions Tennis teams got their season started on Monday with a strong performance against the East River Falcons. Both teams won their matches with a score of 6-1. Individual winners for the ladies were Costanza Trimarchi, Maria Cespedes, Cecelia Bryant, Lura Normand, and newcomer Annabella Pujalte. The girls are looking for their [...]

Lions Roar Past Cypress Creek 34-14

Lions Roar Past Cypress Creek 34-14

The Lake Nona Lions hosted the Cypress Creek Bears Friday night. The Lions held a seven-zero lead at halftime. The third quarter started off terribly for the home team because of penalties. Bears QB Carl Bronislawski threw a pass into quadruple coverage intended for Isaac Cenescar and defensive pass interference was the call at the [...]

Lake Nona to make first state playoff experience Tuesday against Holy Trinity

Lake Nona to make first state playoff experience Tuesday against Holy Trinity

Even though Lake Nona is only a second-year school, softball coach Julie Bouton not only thought the Lions would reach the state playoffs, she expected it. “I knew they could do it,” said Bouton, who was an assistant coach in the Lions’ initial season. “Initially, that was my goal. The girls, honestly at the beginning [...]

Lake Nona golfers Ashley Holder, Ryan Stovash Selected to 2010 Orlando Sentinel All-Central Florida Golf Teams

Lake Nona golfers Ashley Holder, Ryan Stovash Selected to 2010 Orlando Sentinel All-Central Florida Golf Teams

Congratulations to Lake Nona golfers Ashley Holder and Ryan Stovash who were both selected to the 2010 Orlando Sentinel All-Central Florida Golf teams. Ashley was selected to the first-team and Ryan was selected to the second-team respectively.

Lake Nona High School Sports Update 11/10/10

Lake Nona High School Sports Update 11/10/10

Lake Nona’s winter sports have taken off with some of our teams in action last night. Girls Basketball Congratulations to the Lady Lion’s basketball team for their victory over Lake Gibson last night 38-30. It was a total team effort playing aggressive defense all night. Nicole Fisher led all scorers with 16 points and 4 [...]

Lake Nona Golfer Ashley Holder Swinging For Redemption

Lake Nona Golfer Ashley Holder Swinging For Redemption

With only two holes left at the girls’ Class 1A state golf tournament last year at Golden Hills Golf and Turf Club in Ocala, Ashley Holder was 5-under par as the individual title lay within reach. She would find trouble at the 17th hole, though, and finish in a three-way tie for third overall as [...]