East County cheerleaders showed off their team spirit during Braden River High School's Cheerfest Dec. 10.
Former Lakewood Ranch High, Manatee Community College and University of Central Florida standout Jonathan Griffin will be on hand to help coach during 217 Sports and SCF baseball's winter baseball camp Dec. 19-22.
With only nine wrestlers competing, the Lakewood Ranch High wrestling team finished ninth in the 28-team tournament at Pinellas Park High Dec. 9-10.
The East Manatee Bulldogs Junior Midget cheerleading squad finished in the novice small division of the 2011 Pop Warner National Cheer & Dance Championships Dec. 7 at ESPN's Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando.
Lakewood Ranch High junior Olivia Ortiz was one of 40 girls selected to compete in the national finals of the 2011 Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Dec. 10 in San Diego.
The East Manatee Wrestling Club will kick off its season from 5:45 to 7 p.m., Jan. 3 in the wrestling room at Lakewood Ranch High School, 5500 Lakewood Ranch Blvd.
Students from the Lakewood Ranch Taekwondo Academy recently attended the Olympic Grand Prix Tournament at Lakewood Ranch High and walked away with numerous accolades.