For the second year, Tiffany Butz, 13, was crowned champion of the 12-13 age division of the U.S. Open Martial Arts Challenge tournament July 1-2, in Orlando.
Meteors win World Series Championship
Mohanty brothers win doubles title
The East Manatee River Dawgs 10U travel baseball team finished with a 5-2 record in the 10U Big Kahuna Tournament July 18-22 at the Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
The Suncoast Stormâ€™s four travel softball teams beat the summer heat and hit the field for the Suncoast Storm Tournament July 16-17 at Lakewood Ranch Park.
The Storm 02 team went undefeated throughout the two-day tournament to win the championship. The Storm 97 and Storm 01 teams both advanced to the first round of the playoffs while the Storm 98 team, which played up a level, fell in the semifinals.
The Meteors 8U travel baseball team recently captured the USSSA World Series tournament championship in Kissimmee.
Arnav and Arsav Mohanty, who play tennis for Lakewood Ranch High, captured the Florida Open Nationals Boys 16 Doubles title July 12 in Fort Myers.
This week, Longboat Key Club and Resort Director of Golf Terry O'Hara shares tips on improving your short game.