The Lakewood Ranch High girls soccer team captured its third consecutive district title with a 2-0 victory over Manatee in the Class 4A-District 11 championship game Jan. 21.
The Bradenton Gladiators will kick of their 2012 season in the Florida Football Alliance Jan. 21 versus the Orlando Phantoms.
The Braden River High boys basketball team defeated Southeast 66-56 Jan. 17
The U.S. Soccer Under-23 Women's National Team has spent the week training at the Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch.
The team will continue training through Jan. 21.
The Braden River High girls basketball team defeated Lakewood Ranch 48-32 Jan. 19, marking the first time in school history the team had beaten its East County rivals.
The Braden River High girls basketball team fell to Port Charlotte 39-34 Jan. 17.
The Out-of-Door Academy girls basketball team fell to Bradenton Christian 50-43 Jan. 17.