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 )


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, April 4, 2017

Orlando City SC – The Lions (6-0-2, 18pts) fell to Toronto FC (4-4-1, 16pts) in Toronto 2-1 on Wednesday night. Highlights and recap can be found on ESPN FC here!

Tampa Bay Rays – The Tampa Bay Rays (14-15) lost to the Miami Marlins (12-14) 10-6 in Tampa yesterday. Game recap on rays.mlb.com here! Tampa can win the Citrus Series if they beat the Marlins today in Tampa at 7:10pm tonight at The Trop. Game preview from MLB.com here!

Florida Fire Frogs – Fire Frogs (12-15) swept a doubleheader against the Palm Beach Cardinals (14-12) on Wednesday, winning 8-1 in game 1, and 5-0 in game 2. The two teams will play again this morning at 10:30am in Jupiter. Read a game recap on MiLB.com here!

Orlando Solar Bears – The Orlando Magic and DeVos family have announced they will be buying the Orlando Solar Bears. Read about it on FoxSports.com here!

UCF Softball – UCF Softball (27-21) swept a doubleheader against Bethune-Cookman (21-31) yesterday in Daytona Beach. Recaps of the games can be found here! They will play Tulsa in Tulsa today at 6pm.

UCF Men’s Tennis – Korey Lovett, Junior, has been selected to compete in the NCAA Men’s Tennis Singles Tournament. This is the first time UCF has had a player selected for the tournament. Lovett currently is ranked 43rd and has a 14-8 record on the season. Read about it at ucfknights.com here!

Orlando City Stadium – An important USMNT World Cup qualifier game will be played in Orlando at Orlando City Stadium in October against Panama. Read about it on Si.com here!

Daily News – May 3rd, 2017

Orlando City SC (6-1-0) take on Toronto FC (3-1-4) tonight in Toronto. The game starts at 7:30pm and will be broadcast on TV 27 in Orlando. MLSsoccer.com game preview here!

The Tampa Bay Rays (14-14) defeated the Miami Marlins (11-14) 3-1 in Miami on Tuesday. Game recap from draysbay.com here! The home/away series moves to Tampa for 2 games, the first tonight at 7:10pm. MLB.com game preview here!

The Florida Fire Frogs (10-15) had their game in Jupiter against the Palm Beach Cardinals (14-10) postponed Tuesday night due to rain, they will instead play a doubleheader of 7-inning games tonight starting at 5pm. Game previews on MILB.com here! Live streaming audio will be available here!

UCF Baseball (31-14) lost to North Florida (30-15) on Tuesday night, 2-1, in Jacksonville. Game recap on UCFKnights.com here! UCF will play next on Friday against Tulane.

UCF Softball (25-21) play Bethune-Cookman (21-29) in a doubleheader tonight in Daytona Beach at 2pm. This will be the first 2 of 5 road games to end the season for UCF. Game preview on UCFKnights.com here!

UCF Men’s Tennis is going to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2005. They are currently ranked 31st and will take on Louisville (43rd) in the first round on May 12. Read about it at UCFKnights.com here!

Rollins College held its annual Tommy Awards yesterday, and read all the Tars winners at rollinsports.com here!

Amway Center announced that it will play host to the Call of Duty World League Championship in August. Read all about it on icflorida.com here!