Submitted by Press Release on Thu, 09/29/2016 - 3:00am
Cape Coral BMX Club will host the 2017 Sunshine State BMX Association Florida Cup Series Qualifiers Friday, Sept. 30, through Sunday, Oct. 2, at the Strausser BMX Park, 1410 SW 6th Place, Cape Coral. The competition will begin with a skills clinic at 2 p.m. on Sept. 30, and races will take place the following two days. The Florida Cup Series Qualifiers is free and open to spectators.
Lee County Sports Development anticipates that the event will generate approximately 1,000 hotel room nights, $5,000 in resort tax and $308,000 in direct economic impact.
Submitted by CapeCoral.com on Tue, 09/20/2016 - 2:55am
In Pop Warner action this past weekend, the Cape Youth Junior Pee Wee Lightning evened their record for the 2016 season to 2-2 with a victory over their north of the bridge rivals the North Fort Myers Knights.
The Lightning came out strong scoring three touchdowns in the first half, opening an 18-6 lead going into the halftime.
The Lightning showed no signs of slowing down in the second half finding the end zone two more times and holding the Knights to only one touchdown for a final score victory of 31-13.