Junior Olympics

Track club answers local need

LAKE OF THE PINES — As a sixth grader at Magnolia Middle School, Nick Mertens clocked mediocre mile times in his first season of competitive track and field. “Suddenly, this y ...

New grads share their summer plans

For most teens, getting a job or traveling may be the typical summer plan. For others, focusing on a sport occupies most of their vacation. Following are four profiles on 209 Place ...