JT Hassell led the Gulf South Conference in tackles, solo tackles, tackles per game and forced fumbles. He also set Florida Tech records for total tackles and solo tackles in a game. At Florida Tech, Hassell dominated the opposition. In his junior season, he was named to the second-team All-Gulf South Conference, and led the team and finished fifth in the conference with 78 total tackles.
Mustang wrestler Tony McCormick won the 167-pound state championship his junior year and would go onto finish his final two years at Merritt Island undefeated in 73 matches and capture another state title in his senior year.
The 2015 Space Coast Daily and Friday Night Locker Room High School Football Player of the year, Chauncey Gardner Johnson waited longer than expected to hear his name called in the 2019 NFL Draft.
Jimmy Black led the most prolific prep football team in the history of Brevard County – the 1972 Merritt Island Mustangs.
It’s hard to imagine but many local volleyball and beach volleyball players owe a debt of gratitude to Maverick, Goose, Iceman and Slider, nicknames of characters in the 1986 blockbuster film, Top Gun.
Six-time NBA MVP and 19-time All-Star, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar once said, “I think that the good and the great are only separated by the willingness to sacrifice.”
The NCAA Tournament hasn’t exactly provided viewers the drama we’ve come to expect from the field of 64 during the first weekend.
Another season passes and another state championship trophy will call Brevard County home.
Michael Cheek had no idea why he pulled into the parking area next to the JN Tucker Shady Oaks Memorial Cemetary two weeks before Christmas, he just did what his intuition told him to do and he’s glad he listened.
When the Florida Prep Falcons were defeated, 80-38 by Miami Country Day, the No.4 ranked team in the country in mid-January, head coach EJ Murray told Space Coast Daily the lessons learned in that loss and the previous eight defeats would serve his team well as the season progressed.
When the Florida Prep Falcons were defeated 80-38 by the No.4 ranked team in the country, Miami Country Day, in mid-January, head coach EJ Murray told Space Coast Daily the lessons learned in that loss and the previous eight would serve his team well as the season progressed.
The 7th Annual Brianna Marie Foundation 5K is set for Saturday, March 9 to support the Brianna Marie Hissam Foundation’s continuing efforts.
On a rainy, sloppy Saturday night at Jay Donnelly Field on the campus of Astronaut High School, Brevard County’s semipro team, the Space Coast Tar Heels kicked off their season with a hard-fought, 19-6 win over the Georgia Cobras.
Later this afternoon, the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams will meet in Super Bowl LIII (6:30 PM ET, CBS) at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.
Every coach loves their players and their team. However, when talking to opposing coaches around the county, no other player is respected and thought of as highly as the Rockledge Raiders Lardarius Tennison.
Rarely does a coach or player taking over for a legend at any sport succeed.
The No.1 seeded Kansas City Chiefs will host, who else, the No.2 seed New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game
For the second time in the past four years, the top four teams in the NFL will meet on Conference Championship Sunday.
On this very special edition of “The Doctors Corner,” host Dr. Mark Pinsky discusses wellness and prevention focusing this week on colon cancer and why making sure you get your colonoscopy done if you fit the criteria is of utmost importance.
When journalist Tom Brokaw wrote the book and coined the phrase, “The Greatest Generation” in 1998, he was writing and talking about men like U.S. Army 1st Lt. William A. Warner Jr.