Local softball stars soak in national exposure

It’s a rare feat when any local athlete — or any athlete for that matter — makes a national team. More uncommon is when two athletes from the same hometown earn such prestigious designation together. But, that’s what recently happened to Academy at the Lakes product Lexi Kilfoyl and Land O’ Lakes High School product Callie Turner. Both pitchers earned state champions for their … [Read more...]

Land O’ Lakes looking to build on last year, reach playoffs

Nobody can accuse Land O’ Lakes High School of having a poor season in 2013. They went 8-2 and held half their opponents to 14 points or less — including two shutouts — while scoring more than 30 points in each of six games. In many respects, they were a dominant team. For most schools, those results might be good enough for a district title, or at least a playoff berth as district … [Read more...]