Category: Brevard Sports News

Gerald Hodgin Won Five Prep Football State Title Rings During 50-Year Coaching Career in Brevard County

During his 50 years coaching high school football in Brevard County Coach Gerald Hodgin earned more state championship rings than any other Space Coast football coach in history. […]

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Eastern Florida Basketball Coach Jeremy Shulman Earns 289th Victory, Now Second On All-Time Wins List

Eastern Florida State College men’s basketball coach Jeremy Shulman became one of the winningest coaches in program history on Wednesday night as he picked up his 289th win, which moved him past Don Smith and into second place all-time. […]

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Merritt Island Head Coach Hurlie Brown Steps Down, Will Join Bubba McDowell at Prairie View A&M in Texas

Space Coast Daily Coach of the Year Hurlie Brown will depart Merritt Island and join former Mustang and Space Coast Sports Hall of Famer Bubba McDowell, who was recently named Prairie View A&M’s head coach. […]

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WATCH: Meet Knox Robinson, New Satellite Scorpion Head Football Coach

Satellite Scorpion head coach Ted Kimmey announced his resignation on Tuesday. He coached the Scorps for the last five seasons, posting a 36-16 record and culminating with reaching the regional finals last season. […]

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Announces Florida’s Military, Defense Industry Supports More Than 860,000 Jobs

Governor Ron DeSantis announced Florida’s military and defense industry supported more than 860,000 jobs in 2020 and Florida experienced a 12 percent increase in direct defense spending from $44 billion in 2018 to $49.3 billion in 2020. […]

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Satellite Scorpion Football Coach Ted Kimmey Resigns, Knox Robinson Scorps New Head Coach

Satellite Scorpion head coach Ted Kimmey announced his resignation on Tuesday. He coached the Scorps for the last five seasons, posting a 36-16 record and culminating with reaching the regional finals last season. […]

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Sports Pioneer Julia Beckman Dedicated 35 Years To Developing Girls’ Athletics in Brevard

Born in Merritt Island in 1927, Julia Beckman, 94, remains active, outspoken and independent. Today’s female athletes should be extremely grateful women like Beckman were there to help pave the way for them, striving on a daily basis, often tackling misconceptions and bigotry head-on in order to achieve rightful recognition her outstanding players deserved. […]

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New England Patriots Sign Former Viera Hawk Tre Nixon to Future Contract

The New England Patriots select former Viera Hawk, UCF Knight wide receiver Tre Nixon in the 7th round 242nd overall in the 2021 NFL Draft. […]

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Florida State QB Chubba Purdy Announces Transfer to Nebraska, Will Play for Former UCF Coach Scott Frost

Nebraska’s quarterback room has completely transformed through the transfer portal since the end of the season, and it added another new name on Monday with former Florida State quarterback Chubba Purdy. […]

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Australia Deports No. 1 Ranked Novak Djokovic For Unvaccinated Status Ahead of Australian Open

No one will mistake Novak Djokovic for the most popular player among his counterparts on the ATP Tour. But following his visa cancellation and deportation ahead of the Australian Open, some players have come to Djokovic’s side in his fight with how the situation played out. […]

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Host Philadelphia Eagles in NFL Wild Card Matchup

t is time. A new season is here, according to Head Coach Bruce Arians. That new season is called the postseason and it begins at home for the Buccaneers in the Wild Card round against the Philadelphia Eagles. […]

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