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Northview’s Lathan Signs Softball Letter With Kentucky’s Union College
Northview High School senior Angel Lathan signed a letter of intent Tuesday to play softball for the Bulldogs of Union College in Kentucky. The college is a member of the NAIA and competes in the Appalachian Athletic Conference in softball. NorthEscambia.com photos, click to enlarge.
Tate Grad Hodge Signs Wih University Of New Orleans
2013 Tate High School graduate Riley Hodge has signed with the University of New Orleans Privateers baseball team for the 2016 season.
Hodge currently plays with Jefferson Davis community College of Brewton. At Tate, Hodge had a 0.94 ERA with 83 strikeouts in 52.1 innings his senior year and was selected to play in the North [...]
Northview Cross Country Team Members Honored
The Northview High School Cross Country team honored their outstanding members recently during their annual banquet.
Award winners included:
Most Improved female runner: Mary Sullivan
Most Improved male runner: James Attes
Fastest female runner: Moriah McGahan
Fastest male runner: Brandon Korinchak
Junmi Ross Award: Moriah McGahan
Jim Ross Award: Joshua Borelli
Coach’s Award: Triston Reaves
Photos: Escambia Academy Wins State Championship
The Escambia Academy Cougars from Canoe, AL, won the AISA Class AAA state championship Friday night with a 35-28 defeat of Bessemer Academy at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Troy, AL.
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Florida Lifts Ban On Silencers For Hunting Deer, Other Game
Florida hunters can now muffle their shots when hunting deer, gray squirrels, rabbits, wild turkeys, quail and crows.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission on Friday agreed, with little comment, to issue an order that immediately removes a prohibition on the use of noise-suppressors, or silencers, with rifles and pistols.
Florida becomes the 33rd state to [...]