Fort Lauderdale Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 8 hrs ago | via The Florida Times-Union 

    High School Notebook: Providence hoops coach Jim Mar...

    Providence head coach Jim Martin yells plays from the sidelines as his team battles Sagemont during the Class 3A state championship on Feb. 26. It is Martin's third state title - all since 2010 - a record that ranks third in area history behind Arlington Country Day's Rex Morgan and Ribault's Bernard Wilkes . Bolles is one of the most prominent swimming programs in the nation.


  • Yesterday | via St. Augustine Record 

    A perfect fit: Beau Beech starring for UNF

    of North Florida's Beau Beech takes a shot between Jacksonville University's Tim Gill and J. R. Holder during their game Saturday, January 10, 2015 at Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. Beau Beech loses the handle on the ball under pressure from FGCU's Bernard Thompson in the first half.


  • Saturday Feb 21 | via The Florida Times-Union 

    Paxon girls fall short in 5A final against Dillard

    After a fantastic February that brought the school its deepest ever postseason run in girls basketball, Paxon's Golden Eagles finally ran into an opponent they couldn't shut down. Fort Lauderdale Dillard brought the Golden Eagles' memorable run to an end Saturday night, defeating Paxon 51-35 to win the FHSAA Class 5A championship game at the Lakeland Center.


  • Saturday Feb 21 | via The Florida Times-Union 

    Paxon girls hammer Land O' Lakes, advance to Class 5...

    Pressing the floor with a choking defense and scorching the nets from all angles, the Golden Eagles squashed Land O'Lakes 56-13 in Friday's Class 5A girls basketball semifinal at the Lakeland Center. Arianna Emmanuel-Wright scored 14 points, Rayven Wade added 12 and sharp-shooting sophomore Jha'ne Wheeler contributed 9 as Paxon rolled over the 2014 state semifinalists with a historic performance.


  • Thursday Feb 19 | via The Florida Times-Union 

    Paxon girls enjoying history-making run to basketbal...

    With the seconds ticking off the clock, Paxon girls basketball star Arianna Emmanuel-Wright couldn't keep them in anymore. The Golden Eagles were final four-bound for the first time, a defining moment for all girls programs at the school.


  • Monday Feb 16 | via St. Petersburg Times 

    State girls basketball: Four teams on a familiar jou...

    When the final second ticked off the running clock in Seffner Christian's region final matchup with Daytona Beach Father Lopez, the Crusaders celebrated their fourth state semifinal berth in five seasons at midcourt. Sophomore point guard Chelsie Hall, however, scanned the crowd, then ran into the arms of the group of students cheering from the sideline, letting out an enthusiastic cry.


Fort Lauderdale High Schools

College Academy At BCC (3501 SW Davie Road)
Dillard High School (2501 NW 11th Street)
Dillard High School AOHT (2501 Northwest 11 Street)
Dillard High School AOIT (2501 Northwest 11 Street)
Fort Lauderdale High School (1600 NE 4th Avenue)