Sports

March 15, 2020

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Every year, between 40 and 45 men’s masters basketball teams from around the country head to Coral Springs to play in an annual national championship tournament called, “May Madness.” Like so many other community events and activities, tournament officials shelved this year’s ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - As professional and collegiate sports organizations have canceled or postponed the start or continuation of their seasons due to the coronavirus, high schools and youth leagues are starting to follow suit. Broward County will suspend extracurricular activities and high school ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Randy Hibschman couldn’t have envisioned that 30 years after he started as a coach in the Challenger Baseball League that he would still be overseeing a program that features 225 special needs baseball players. “It is really a lot of fun,” said the Coral Springs resident who ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The J.P. Taravella High School baseball team hopes to get back on the winning track Friday when they host Pembroke Pines Charter at 7 p.m. The Trojans lost their second straight game after a 3-0 start, this time a 2-0 decision to Monarch High School on Tuesday night. The ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - For coach Mike Federman, the Coral Springs High School baseball team is off to a solid start, but there’s plenty of work ahead. “It’s early in the season, and we’re still finding our way and our identity at this point in the season,” said Federman, who has been at the school ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The J.P. Taravella High School baseball team is on a roll. It’s 3-1 out of the gate under second-year coach Joe Giummule. And six of its players will play baseball in college. “The varsity team has a good mix of veteran players with 14 seniors but it also has ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - There was a lot of going on in Coral Springs last week. Here are some of TAPinto Coral Springs’ most viewed articles from Feb. 23 – 29.    Announcement Veteran Journalist Leon Fooksman Franchises TAPinto Coral Springs   Community Coral Springs Trying to Catch ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Despite his grit, wrestler Gabe Preal lost Friday in his attempt to advance in the state high school wrestling tournament. The senior at Coral Springs High School had battled injuries, bullying, and other adversities, but found his escape through the school’s wrestling team ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Gabe Preal admits that being a part of the Coral Springs High School wrestling team is one of the hardest things he has ever done.  It hasn’t been the hardest thing he’s ever faced, though.   The sport did help him grapple with bullying and other troubles he was having at ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The slipper is off for the Cinderella Trojans. J. P. Taravella High School’s boys basketball team, which made history winning its first district championship since the school opened in 1981 as well as its first regional game during the same span, lost in the regional ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - In just his first season at the helm of J.P. Taravella High School boys' basketball team, coach Brent Maffett has led the school to its first district championship and first-ever regional quarterfinal win in school history. “I have been coaching forever, but coming here it ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - There was a lot of going on in Coral Springs last week. Here are some of TAPinto Coral Springs’ most viewed articles:  Human interest: Coral Springs Influencer: Aimee Tarte, Owner of Lady and the Mug. Meet Your Coral Springs Neighbor: Julian Cortes, Restaurant Owner ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Jalen McKenzie scored 11 points, but none bigger than his two free throws with 3.4 seconds left to give J.P. Taravella High boys' basketball team its first-ever regional quarterfinal win in school history. The Trojans improved to 19-4 with the 64-62 win over Wellington in the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The Coral Springs High School girls basketball team is hoping to continue its historical run tonight when they take on host Boca Raton in the Class 7A regional semifinals. The last time the Colts won a regional semifinal came 31 years ago in 1979 when Coral Springs won the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Elena Clark helped the Purple Warriors finish the season undefeated at 12-0 as she scored game-high 12 points in a 17-12 victory over the Blue Rays in the Junior Varsity Girls Division of the Coral Springs Basketball Club at the Coral Springs Gymnasium. Robyn Toussaint scored ...

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The lights went dark at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on Saturday and then the arena lit up with thousands of cell phone lights as a tribute to the 17 students and employees killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tragedy.   The poignant moment of silence came at the beginning of the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The Coral Springs Aquatic Complex will be celebrating its 30th anniversary on Sunday. It was initially built in 1991 as a training destination for college and university swim teams but has evolved into much more. Throughout the years, the Aquatics Complex has hosted ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Coach Robens Decius and his Coral Glades High School boys soccer team will have to wait another year to win a regional soccer game after falling 2-1 in overtime on Wednesday night to visiting Spanish River in the Class 7A regional quarterfinal. The Jaguars (8-7-4) captured ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Coral Springs Charter School’s magic carpet ride to a state championship came up one penalty kick short on Tuesday night in Orlando. Lake Highland Prep (11-5), the top-seeded team in the region, escaped with a hard-fought, 2-1 (5-4 PKs) win over Coral Springs Charter ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The Coral Glades High School boys soccer team is hoping to continue making history as they look to win their first regional game in school history in Coral Springs. Coach Robens Decius knows his team will be tested as they host Spanish River on Wednesday at 7 p.m. The ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Coral Springs and Parkland will be highlighted at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on Saturday at 4 p.m. during the Florida Panthers Territory Takeover Nights. While the Panthers take the ice against the Edmonton Oilers, Coral Springs and Parkland residents can enjoy special ...

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The Coral Glades High School cheerleading coach Alison Madej said her team is energized heading into the future following an eighth-place finish over the weekend at the national competition at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando. The Jaguars competed in the super varsity, ...

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The Coral Springs High School cheerleading squad placed 16th out of 26 teams over the weekend in the medium varsity non-tumbling division in the national competition at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando. “We didn’t do as well as we hoped,” said Colts cheerleading coach Amanda ...

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One thing is sure, the Coral Springs Charter School cheerleading squad didn’t mind putting in the extra effort this year. At the national competition last weekend at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, the Panthers finished ninth out of 36 teams for their Gameday Division effort and ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The last time Coral Springs High School won a district girls' basketball championship, top player Isabella Reynolds wasn’t even born yet. The Colts (13-8) avenged an earlier regular-season defeat at the hands of host Deerfield Beach High School with a come-from-behind, 37-34 ...

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Coral Glades High School may have limped into the District 12-7A tournament riding a three-match losing streak, but since then, they have made school history.   Hamza Fares and Giovannie Garcia scored within a five-minute span of the second half as the Jaguars (8-6-4) won the first boys ...

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Coral Glades High School boys soccer coach Robens Decius is hoping his Jaguars can make history on Thursday night. Marvin Coleman scored three goals in a six-minute span early in the season half, while Robert Banghegysi scored the other goal for the Jaguars in a 4-1 win over host Marjory ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Senior Cyrus Latimore scored the lone goal for Coral Springs High School in a 4-1 loss to Monarch on Tuesday in the District 12-7A boys soccer semifinals at Marjory Stoneman Douglas. The Colts ended their season at 7-8-2 after losing to the top-seeded Knights (11-4-5).

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Coral Springs Charter School finished fourth at the Florida High School Athletic Association state cheerleading championships at the Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center on the campus of the University of Florida in Gainesville. The Panthers, winners of state titles in 2017 and ...

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The JP Taravella High School Royal Steppers step team is open for business. “They exist to promote sisterhood and bring culture to the community,” said their sponsor Esther Brunat. “They perform at a handful of basketball games and other events during the year.” There are 13 members, and they ...

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