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FSU softball wins national title

Seminoles played on Hollywood Reservation in ‘16 Nineteen months after the Florida State University softball team came to a Seminole Tribe of Florida reservation for the first time and learned about the Tribe’s unconquered history and spirit, the ‘Noles completed their ‘unconquered’ season by winning the NCAA Division I national championship

Sean Osceola signs with Pasco-Hernando State College

BRIGHTON — Sean Osceola hopes to carry the momentum from his outstanding high school baseball season right into college. The 2018 Okeechobee High School graduate was sensational on the mound as the right-hander from the Brighton Reservation helped lead the Brahmans to stunning victories against Jensen Beach, Dwyer and Martin County

A day at the ballpark for Hollywood seniors

MIAMI — Hollywood seniors received a taste of the Big Leagues on June 14. The Hollywood Senior Center organized a trip to Marlins Park to see the Miami Marlins host the San Francisco Giants in a rare weekday matinée. Most of the 9,726 fans in attendance were kids from various organizations

Hollywood sports camp keeps kids active this summer

HOLLYWOOD — Watching sports, such as this year’s World Cup soccer tournament, is one thing; being an active participant is another. So while much of the world’s eyes have been glued to Russia, the Hollywood Recreation Department is making sure youngsters do more than sit in front of a TV. With movement

Tribe ready to host NAYO

HOLLYWOOD — The NAYO rotation has landed in Hollywood. The Seminole Tribe will host the annual Native American Youth Organization baseball and softball tournament July 19 to 21. Games will be played on the two fields at the Hollywood Reservation’s Osceola Park and five miles away at Brian Piccolo Sports Park

Biggie wins first Fort Pierce Summer Slam

FORT PIERCE — It didn’t take long for excitement to be part of the new Fort Pierce Reservation Summer Slam Shootout basketball tournament. The one-day adult tournament, which organizers plan to be an annual event, drew three men’s teams to Chupco’s Landing Community Center on June 23. It started with an

Nunez smacks home run in final game

Cheyenne Nunez ended her first softball season at State College of Florida with a bang. Nunez, of the Brighton Reservation, hit her first collegiate home run and went 3-for-4 in the final game of the season. The dinger came in an 8-4 loss to College of Central Florida on April 24

Moore Haven MVP Sunni Bearden signs with South Florida State College

MOORE HAVEN – Sunni Bearden has kept busy since the Moore Haven High School softball season ended. Bearden, a senior centerfield from the Brighton Reservation, was named the team’s Most Valuable Player during the school’s spring sports awards ceremony May 17. She also signed to play for South Florida State College

Ahnie Jumper wraps up first season with FGCU Eagles

Ahnie Jumper’s first collegiate softball season concluded May 11 when Florida Gulf Coast University was bounced out of the ASUN conference tournament in DeLand. Jumper is one of the few athletes in the history of the Seminole Tribe to play for an NCAA Division I sports program. Jumper, of the Big Cypress