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April Sports Listing

April 6  Jacksonville Sharks vs. Bay Area Panthers VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena jaxsharks.com   Wine and Chocolate Run San Marco Square 1stplacesports.com   Captain Chuck Cornett Navy Run 10K and 5K NAS JAX 1stplacesports.com   April 9-14 Jacksonville Suns vs. Charlotte Knights    121 Financial Ballpark milb.com/jacksonville      April 11  Jacksonville 95ers vs. Raleigh Firebirds Jacksonville University–Swisher Gym jacksonville95ers.com   April 12  Jacksonville Icemen vs. Savannah Ghost Pirates   VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena jacksonvilleicemen.com   Jacksonville 95ers vs.Coastal Georgia Buccaneers   Jacksonville University–Swisher Gym jacksonville95ers.com   April 13 First Coast Parkinson’s Run Riverside Park 1stplacesports.com   April 13-14  Atlanta Gladiators VyStar Veterans Memorial …

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March Sports Listing

MARCH. 1 UNF Men’s Basketball vs Stetson  UNF Arena Unfospreys.com   UNF Baseball vs Dartmouth Harmon Stadium Unfospreys.com   JU’S Men’s Basketball vs FGCU Swisher Gymnasium Judolphins.com   JU Baseball vs Ball State John Sessions Stadium Judolphins.com   UNF Women’s Tennis vs Florida A&M  UNF Tennis Complex Unfospreys.com   MARCH. 2 UNF Baseball vs Dartmouth Harmon Stadium Unfospreys.com   JU Baseball vs Ball State John Sessions Stadium Judolphins.com   Jacksonville Icemen vs Orlando Solar Bears Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena  Jacksonvilleicemen.com   MARCH. 3 UNF Baseball vs Dartmouth Harmon Stadium Unfospreys.com   JU Baseball vs Ball State John Sessions Stadium Judolphins.com …

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March Madness Predictions

  Words by Mallorie Aldrich Ah, March, the month of its almost-spring or what the ancient Romans liked to call the month of war. March is also known for some pretty big sports events, first the PGA tournament Jacksonville knows and loves, The Players Championship, and the next one is the NCAA’s biggest tournament and biggest money maker for the collegiate sport governing body, the March Madness Basketball tournaments. It’s that time of year again for college basketball’s biggest dance, and with the tournaments only a few short weeks away here are some predictions on who will be a part …

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Hoops and Dreams: Jacksonville – A Football Town or Basketball Town?

The 95ers want you to start thinking about basketball again in Jacksonville  Words by Folio Staff and Malorie Aldrich Basketball has been the sport of hoops and dreams since its origins and those dreams are returning to Jacksonville. The sport has evolved immensely since educator James Naismith invented it back in 1891 to keep his students active during the winter. Back then, there was no net — a person had to retrieve the ball from a peach basket each time a successful shot was made.              The Basketball Association of America (BAA) was the most …

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NBA Roster Projections: Thin at Guard, Miami Heat Look to Young Wings to Contribute

Miami Heat NBA Roster Projections Earlier, gave you a preview of the projected final roster for the Orlando Magic. We’ll take a trip to South Beach this time around and Join Jimmy Buckets Butler in Miami as Dwayne Wade hangs them up. Who is going to have to get along with Butler this season, you ask? Look no further.  NBA Roster Projections: In Wide-Open NBA Eastern Conference, Orlando Magic Rely on Youth The Miami Heat did not finish the 2018-19 season the way they wanted to. Sure, a tie for second-place in the division is nice. But sitting at 39-43 …

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