Category: Brevard Sports News

TOURISM UPDATE: TDC Reports USSSA Generated 2,771 Hotel Room Nights January through April

The Space Coast Office of Tourism has released a report showing hotel room nights, generated by the U.S. Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) at the Space Coast Stadium complex in Viera for the first four months of 2018.

WATCH REPLAY: Friday Night Locker Room Previews Brevard County High School Football Season

oin Space Coast Daily’s Alan Zlotorzynski and Orville Susong from the Friday Night Locker Room for the FNLR 2018 Brevard County High School Football Season Preview Coaches Show on Space Coast Daily TV, live from Beef O’ Brady’s in Cocoa.

WATCH: Merritt Island Mustangs Volleyball Team Focused on Winning State Title in 2018

Under the leadership of Space Coast Sports Hall of Famer Angie Patrick, the Merritt Island Mustangs volleyball team has been a force not just in Brevard County but in the entire state of Florida.

WATCH PREP FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Merritt Island Looks to Best District Rivals Rockedge, Palm Bay

The 2018 Merritt Island Mustangs football team is led by a familiar face at the O-Dome this year, 1987 MI Grad and former Miami Hurricanes great Hurlie Brown. The Mustangs are setting their sights on a return to winning the Class 5A District 14 title after a two-year drought – but will have to beat reigning district champ Rockledge and rival Palm Bay.

Former Florida Tech Forward Sam Daniel Signs First Professional Basketball Contract

Former Florida Tech forward Sam Daniel will begin his professional basketball career in Brazil. The Panther standout has signed a professional contract with the Minas Storm.

Former Gators Head Coach Urban Meyer Placed on Paid Administrative Leave by Ohio State

Ohio State has placed coach Urban Meyer on administrative leave, the school announced late Wednesday, as a response to a report that made it clear Meyer knew about domestic violence incidents involving former wide receivers coach Zach Smith but did not act or remove him from his football programs prior to this offseason.