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The pling of spring is coming

While the rest of the country still has to choose between which boots to wear out into the snow, here in Florida, February means the beginning of baseball season. And while the pros take to the field at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium, the other Boys of Summer...

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Stars of tomorrow to take the field

Stars of tomorrow to take the field

Teams from around the nation will gather in December to take part in a showcase that offers amateur athletes a chance to hone their skills against other elite players. For more than 34 years, the World Amateur Baseball Association (WABA) has helped high school and...

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From wilderness to shopping

Home to colleges, cultural cornerstones and the Spring Training home to Major League Baseball’s Detroit Tigers, Lakeland is more than just the largest city in Polk County. No matter what your tastes, Lakeland is a must-see during a Central Florida vacation. But be...

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Governor’s Baseball Dinner on Feb. 16

Spring Training kicks off with Governor’s Baseball Dinner. The Florida Sports Foundation, the Detroit Tigers and Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing will host the annual Governor’s Baseball Dinner Thursday, February 16, 2017. Considered the kick off to Florida’s...

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USPSA Florida State Championship

USPSA Florida State Championship

Some of the best shooters in the state gather this weekend. In this competition, the winner truly will be No. 1 with a bullet. The United States Practical Shooting Association Florida State Championship will take to the field at Universal Shooting Academy in...

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