Daily Update, May 13th, 2017

Orlando City SC – Orlando City (6-3-0, 18pts) return home after losing 2 in a row on the road to face Sporting Kansas City (5-2-3, 18pts) today at Orlando City Stadium at 7pm. Orlando City is perfect at home on the season, looking for its 6th consecutive home win since the new stadium opened. OrlandoCitySC.com preview here! The match will be on TV 27.

Tampa Bay Rays – The Rays (18-2) beat the Boston Red Sox (18-17) at Fenway Park Friday, 5-4. MLB.com game recap here! The two meet again today at 1:05pm in Boston. Game preview from MLB.com here!

Florida Fire Frogs – The Fire Frogs (18-18) lost 5-1 to the Lakeland Flying Tigers (17-19) in Lakeland on Friday. MiLB.com recap here! The rubber match of the 3-game series is today at 6pm in Lakeland. As always live streaming audio will be available here! Carlos Castro, who was leading the team in batting average is heading to the Disabled List after being hit by a pitch Wednesday. He will be replaced by Outfielder, J.B. Moss. MiLB.com story here!

Orlando City B – B plays on the road today against FC Cincinnati at Nippert Stadium. Match preview here! The match starts at 4pm and will be streamed on YouTube here!

UCF Baseball – The Knights (35-15) beat Cincinnati (26-24) 16-2 in Cincinnati on Friday. The win puts UCF in 1st place in the American Conference. Game recap from ucfknights.com here! The series will continue today at 4pm and will be broadcast on FM 96.9 The Game in Orlando.

UCF Women’s Track & Field – Chelsea Goburne captured the Silver in the hammer throw and Anne-Marie Blaney captured the silver in the 10,000 meter run at the 2017 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships. Recap of the full days events here! The Championships continue today.

UCF Men’s Tennis – The UCF Men’s Tennis Team (#28) fell to Louisville (#42) 4-3 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at Ohio State on Friday. This will end the teams season. Recap from UCFKnights.com here!

UCF Women’s Rowing – The American Championship continues today in Sarasota for the Women’s Rowing team.

Rollin’s Baseball – The Tars (27-23) lost both games of a double header to Tampa (37-12) in Tampa Friday. Tampa won with scores of 3-1 and 9-4, recap from RollinsSports.com here! This ends the Tars 2017 season.

Rollin’s Rowing – The Tars continue to compete in the 2017 Dad Vail Regatta today.

(Official Orlando City SC Gameday poster from OrlandoCitySC.com, artist: Patricia Mesquita )

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Daily Update May 12th, 2017

Tampa Bay Rays – Rays (17-20) fall 6-0 to the Kansas City Royals (13-21) yesterday in Tampa. Game recap from MLB.com here! The Rays now head to Boston for a 3 game weekend series with the Red Sox (18-16), with game 1 today at 7:10pm. The game will be on Fox Sports Sun, game preview here!

Orlando Magic – The Magic interviewed a couple of players at the NBA Draft Combine yesterday including North Carolina’s Justin Jackson. OrlandoSentinel.com article by Josh Robbins covering the Magic’s day can be read here!

Florida Fire Frogs – The Fire Frogs (18-17) beat the Lakeland Flying Tigers (16-19) 7-5 in Lakeland on Thursday. Game recap here! The two teams play again today in Lakeland at 6:30pm, live streaming audio will be available here!

E-Sports – CEO has announced that the 2017 CEO Fighting Game Championships (June 16-18) will be the last year the event will be held in Orlando. The event will move to Daytona Beach starting in 2018, coverage from bizjournals.com here!

UCF Baseball – UCF (34-15) are in Cincinnati to take on the Bearcats (26-23) in a three-game series this weekend, with game 1 today at 6:30pm, the game will be broadcast on 96.9 The Game. Series preview available here!

UCF Men’s Tennis – The Knights (#28) take on Louisville (42) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at Ohio State today. Preview from ucfknights.com here!

UCF Women’s Track and Field – The Knights take part in the 2017 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championship starting today. Preview from ucfknights.com here!

UCF Rowing – The American Athletic Conference Championship for Rowing takes place this weekend in Sarasota. Preview from ucfknights.com here!

Rollin’s College Baseball – The Tars (27-21) lost to the Tampa Spartans (35-12) in Tampa yesterday. Game recap from rollinssports.com here! Today the two teams will play a doubleheader, with game 1 at noon in Tampa.

Rollin’s College Sports – Men’s Rowing and Women’s Rowing will both compete in the Dad Vail Championships in Philadelphia starting today, live coverage will be available here!  Meanwhile the Women’s Lacrosse team will compete in the NCAA Tournament starting today.

(Photo from @RaysBaseball Twitter)

Daily Update – May 11th, 2017

Tampa Bay Rays – The Rays (17-19) beat the Kansas City Royals (12-21) 12-1 on Wednesday in Tampa. MLB.com game recap here! The two teams will wrap up the series today at 1:10pm at Tropicana Field. MLB.com game preview here!

Florida Fire Frogs – The Fire Frogs (17-17) won 14-2 against the Daytona Tortugas (19-15) in Daytona yesterday. MiLB.com game recap here! The Fire Frogs are off to Lakeland to take on the Flying Tigers (16-18) for 3 games with game 1 starting tonight at 6:30pm. Live audio streaming of the game will be available here! Pitcher Luiz Gohara was transferred to Mississippi by the Braves and pitcher Andres Santiago was moved from Rome to the Fire Frogs to replace him. MiLB covers the players involved here!

NCAA Football – The 2017-18 Bowl schedule has been released and the following will be hosted in Central Florida:

  • The Cure Bowl – Saturday December 16th at Camping World Stadium (American Athletic vs Sun Belt)
  • The Camping World Bowl – Thursday December 28th at Camping World Stadium. (Big 12 vs ACC)
  • The Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl – January 1st at Camping World Stadium

Orlando City B – Orlando City B has been working hard to prepare for the continuation of their season after a break in the season. Christian Simmons at OrlandoSentinel.com takes a look at how they spent their break here!

UCF Baseball – UCF (34-15) defeated the Miami Hurricanes (24-24) 5-2 on Wednesday in Coral Gables. UCFKnights.com game recap here!

UCF Softball – UCF (29-23) lost to East Carloina (26-29) 4-2 Wednesday. The loss comes in the first round of the American Championship tournament and puts an end to UCF Softball’s season. UCFKnights.com recap here!

Rollin’s Women’s Golf – The Tar’s had a great final day of the NCAA Division II Super Regional, shooting the best team round of any school in the entire tournament and moving from 5th to a 2nd place finish in the tournament, qualifying them for the NCAA Division II National Championship Tournament. Read a recap of the day at RollinsSports.com here!

Rollin’s Baseball – Rollins (27-20) face Tampa (34-12) in Tampa today at 3pm for the start of a 3 game series, the final regular season series for the Tars. Series preview available here!

Rollin’s Men’s Golf – Rollins finished 19th in the NCAA  Division II South/Southeast Championship tournament to conclude their season. Tournament recap from RollinsSports.com here!

(Photo from @RaysBaseball Twitter)

Daily Update – May 8th, 2017

Tampa Bay Rays – The Rays (16-17) lost to the Toronto Blue Jays (11-20) 2-1 on Sunday at Tropicana Field. The Rays lost 2 of 3 to Toronto in their weekend series. Game recap from mlb.com here! Tonight the Rays start a series with the Kansas City Royals (10-20) in Tampa, it’ll be Blake Snell for the Rays against Nathan Karns for the Royals. Game Starts at 7:10pm and will be broadcast on Fox Sports Sun. Game preview care of mlb.com here!

Florida Fire Frogs – The Fire Frogs (15-16) got a walk off win, 3-2, over the Clearwater Threshers (19-12) on Sunday at Osceola County Stadium. The win gave the Frogs a series victory over the first place Threshers, 3 games to 1. Game recap from milb.com here! Up next is a trip to Daytona against the Daytona Tortugas (18-13), with game #1 tonight at 7:05pm. As always the game will have a live audio stream available here!

Orlando Pride – The Pride (0-2-2, 4pts) drew FC Kansas City (1-2-1, 4pts) on Sunday, 1-1 in Kansas City. Game recap from orlandocitysc.com here!

Orlando Magic – Orlando Magic Daily takes a look at what the Magic can do in Free Agency with their limited cap space here!

Tampa Bay Buccaneers – AL.com looks at top pick, O.J. Howard’s, first practice with the Bucs here!

UCF Baseball – UCF (33-15) beat Tulane (23-26) 11-1 in New Orleans, giving the team its fourth straight conference series win. Game recap from ucfknights.com here!

UCF Softball – UCF (29-22) beat Tulsa (37-15) 4-3 in Tulsa in their final regular season game of the season. Game recap from ucfknights.com here! The team now heads to the American Athletic Conference Softball Championship tournament, playing East Carolina (25-29) on Thursday in the 2st round.

UCF Women’s Golf – The UCF Women’s Golf team takes their #25 ranking to the NCAA Athens Regional beginning today. UCFKnights.com preview here!

Rollins College Baseball – Rollins (27-20) split a doubleheader against Palm Beach Atlantic (27-23) on Sunday. They lost game #1 6-0, but won game #2 5-4 in West Palm Beach. Game recap from rollinsspoers.com here!

Rollins Men’s Golf – The Rollin’s Men’s Golf team begins play in the NCAA Division II South/SE Super Regional in Muscle Shoals, Alabama today.

Rollin’s Women’s Golf– The Women’s Golf team plays in the NCAA Division II Super Regional starting today as well.

(picture from @FireFrogsBB Twitter)