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Braden River junior Lexi Madrid is a big-time scorer for the Pirates. Photo by Jen Blanco.
East County Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017 5 years ago

That's the ticket ...

The top matchups this week in East County sports.
by: Ryan Kohn Sports Editor

FRIDAY, Jan. 6 - SUNDAY, Jan. 8

Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch will host the 2017 Premier Sports Campus Invitational. The tournament will showcase boys and girls teams U9-U19. The tournament starts at 8 a.m. Friday.

FRIDAY, Jan. 6

The Out-of-Door Academy middle school girls basketball team plays Indian Rocks Christian School at 4 p.m. The Thunder won the first matchup between the two teams 35-30. Shelby Fulton and Abbey Perry are some of the key players for ODA.


The Lakewood Ranch boys basketball team will participate in the Battle at the Beach Shootout at Venice High School. The 12-team tournament starts at 9 a.m. and runs until approximately 3 p.m.

MONDAY, Jan. 9

The Braden River girls soccer team takes on Booker at 6 p.m. Junior Lexi Madrid and sophomore Ashley Tollner lead the attack for the Pirates. This is the third-to-last game before the district tournament, and Braden River will be looking to finish the regular season strong.

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