Thursday, April 22, 2021

VOLUSIA COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL REVIEW

Atlantic can’t keep up with Mainland BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Local storied programs Mainland and Atlantic squared off at Atlantic High in Port Orange last week...

Jimmie Johnson dominates race at AAA 500 in Texas

BY JIM UTTER CHARLOTTE OBSERVER/MCT FORT WORTH, Texas — Another item knocked off the 2013 bucket list for Jimmie Johnson. Johnson entered Sunday’s AAA 500 at Texas...

Another win for Black driver

Darrell Wallace Jr. wins second NASCAR  race FROM WIRE REPORTS Darrell “Bubba’’ Wallace Jr. won his second career victory last Saturday in his 29th career start. He...

Ocean Center showcases Stock Car Hall of Fame exhibit

The Ocean Center is installing a Stock Car Hall of Fame exhibit and hosting an annual dinner honoring the recipients. The exhibit includes photos and...

Dance a ‘sport’ more boys are tackling

BY VIKKI ORTIZ HEALY CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Ever since he was a little boy, 15-year-old Dakota Jackson said he has entertained his family with handstands, kick-ball-changes and...

Five local football teams headed to playoffs

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Five local high school football teams are headed to the playoffs. In addition, four teams clinched berths in their latest games. On Monday,...

‘An amazing run’ for Calvary girls

Basketball team finishes season as state runner up BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The Calvary Christian Academy of Ormond Beach’s girls basketball went 18-9 and finished as...

Country 500 festival returns to Speedway

The second Country 500 festival is scheduled over the Memorial Day weekend (May 26-28) at the Daytona International Speedway. Some of the biggest stars...

Holiday hoops tournaments keeps team ready, showcases talent

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES While residents are enjoying the holidays, local boys and girls high school basketball teams will be hitting the hardwood. Atlantic High School...

Daytona reboots youth baseball; still needs players

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The City of Daytona Beach is looking for players for its youth baseball league. The city’s Cultural and Leisure Services department is...