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Durant, Riverview baseball teams to meet again in Class 5A Region semifinals

Durant, Riverview will meet again on diamond

For the second time in eight days, the Durant and Riverview baseball teams play each other tonight.

This time, however, the stakes will be higher as the teams face off in the Class 5A Region semifinals.

Durant is coming off Tuesday's 2-0 victory against Springstead in the regional quarterfinal, having scored in the first and fifth innings.

Riverview defeated Ocala Forest 8-7 on Tuesday, the latest in a recent win streak.

Last Thursday's district championship game between Durant and Riverview ended in a 6-1 victory for Riverview after the Sharks' late-inning rally.

Tonight's game begins at 7 at Riverview.

Students, faculty will face off in basketball

The second annual Bloomingdale High Beef 'O' Brady's student-faculty basketball game tips off at 7 tonight at Bloomingdale's gym.

The game benefits Lyrics for Life and pediatric cancer research.

Last year, the students overcame a 22-point deficit to defeat the faculty while raising more than $1,300.

The game also will feature a halftime shooting contest for prizes and raffle prizes.

Tickets are $5.

FishHawk Soccer Club meeting is Tuesday

FishHawk Soccer Club holds a Competitive Soccer Program tryout information meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Palmetto Club, 17004 Dorman Road.

Durant, Riverview baseball teams to meet again in Class 5A Region semifinals 05/05/11 [Last modified: Thursday, May 5, 2011 5:30am]

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