The Matanzas football team was hard at work at practice Thursday. The Pirates will play their spring game 6 p.m. Friday, May 24, against Potters House and Cedar Creek Christian, at SOS Academy, in Jacksonville.
About 2,500 runners competed in the FL.ROC running obstacle challenge Saturday, May 11, in Western Flagler County. This was the third and biggest race put on by brothers Joe and Danny Matuszczak in Flagler County.
Flag Football 4 Fun hosted Championship Saturday, when three teams were crowned: the U8 Dolpins, the U10 Jets and the U12 Jets. The next season will begin April 6, which includes five age divisions: U6, U8, U10, U12 and U14. For more, go to www.FlagFootball4Fun.com.
The second event in the Flagler Surf Series started Saturday, July 7, just south of the Flagler Beach pier. The contest continues Sunday, July 8, with finals in the pro divisions. For more coverage, see the Wednesday, July 11 print edition of the Observer.