Wrestling

January Sports Listing

JAN. 3 Jacksonville Icemen vs. Orlando Solar Bears Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena jacksonvilleicemen.com   JAN. 4 JU Women’s Basketball vs. Florida Gulf Coast  Swisher Gymnasium judolphins.com   UNF Women’s Basketball vs. Stetson UNF Arena unfospreys.com   JAN. 5 Jacksonville Icemen vs. Savannah Ghost Pirates Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena jacksonvilleicemen.com   JAN. 6 Resolution Run 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run Orange Park Kennel Club 1stplacesports.com   New Year New You 5K Run Walk and Roll Philip Randolph Hertiage Park  runguides.com   JU Women’s Basketball vs. Stetson Swisher Gymnasium judolphins.com   UNF Women’s Basketball vs Florida Gulf Coast UNF Arena unfospreys.com …

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Pint-Sized Piledrivers

Words and Photos by Carmen Macri  This was undoubtedly the best night of my life.    Imagine this: It’s a Friday night in the beautiful city of Jacksonville, Florida. You’ve endured a taxing workweek and all you crave is a weekend spent cocooned in your bed, binge-reading “Throne of Glass” until your eyes bleed. Your plan is foolproof until a text from your best friend disrupts your solitude: “Be ready in 10, I’m on my way.” In this type of friendship, questions are an endangered species. When they say be ready, you simply obey.   Ten minutes vanish in the …

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No Gloves, No Ropes, No Mercy

The Misconception of Bare Knuckle Boxing Words by Carson Rich   Valor BareKnuckle 2 is heading to Jacksonville on Oct. 27 at the University of North Florida Center. Mark “The Hand Of” Godbeer will face off against Lavar “Big” Johnson in the latest event in the Valor Bare Knuckle series.    “Folio” spoke to legendary UFC Hall of Fame fighter Ken Shamrock, who also founded VBK, about Valor and any misconceptions that have been circulating around it.    Shamrock, who most fans of combat sports may also know as “The Most Dangerous Man in the World,” started Valor Bare Knuckle …

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June Sports Listing

June 2-4 Raise The Woof Basketball Tournament Sports Edge thesportsedge.com   June 3 United Elite Wrestling: Reloaded  8200 Cypress Plaza Drive, Ste. 202 facebook.com/unitetheelite   June 6-11 Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp vs. Nashville Sounds 121 Financial Ballpark milb.com/jacksonville   June 10 WakeSurf Competition WW Motocross Park wakesurflaw.com   Jacksonville Sharks vs. Fayetteville Mustangs Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena jaxsharks.com   Tyreek Hill Youth Football and Speed Camp University of North Florida thespeedacademysr.com/camps   June 10-11 RiverCity Wrestling Con MMXXIII Jacksonville Fairgrounds rivercitywrestlingcon.com   June 13-18  Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp vs. Memphis Redbirds 121 Financial Ballpark milb.com/jacksonville   June 14 Jacksonville Armada FC vs. …

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