FAMU Women’s Cross Country Team Ready For Fall 2011 Season

With a year under most of their belts, the Florida A&M Lady Rattlers Cross Country team looks to build upon their last season.

The Lady Rattlers won the Morehouse Invitational, The Inaugural Bethune-Cookman Beach Invitational, Albany State Invitational and the 2nd Annual Bobby Lang Invitational last year.

The team now looks to achieve higher achievements this season.

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FSU Senior Soccer Player Named to Preseason All-American Team

Melbourne, Fla., native and senior defender Toni Pressley was named to Soccer America’s Preseason All-American Team. Pressley ended the 2010 season as a Soccer America first team MVP honoree.

Pressley started all 22 games for the Seminoles in 2010 finishing the year with 10 points on four goals and two assists, while also tied for the team lead with three game-winning goals.

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Franchise Sports – Fitness 4 Fun

Fitness 4 Fun

Saturday, September 17, 2011

from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 

at Tom Brown Park

As a local sports broadcasting program and as college students, the staff at Franchise Sports has had the opportunity to gain insight on the fitness and health aspects of athletes, particularly our local youth. What we have found is that although very talented, the majority of our youth have no real foundation in fitness and lacks the proper knowledge to lead healthy lives. Furthermore, these very vital aspects aren’t being displayed in their homes. With childhood obesity and health related illnesses on the rise nationwide, we understand that in order to make an extreme impact, one must began first with making a smaller lasting impression. Fitness for Fun is an idea that was birthed with just that concept in mind. This community event will serve to be both educational and engaging for our youth and adults alike as we create a fun and exciting atmosphere to empower our residents to gain the insight, resources and tools they need to begin a lifestyle of fitness– for fun!

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The FSU Fan Day Was All The Buzz In Tallahassee

On this weeks show it was a wild weekend as the Florida State Volleyball Team tipped off their practice for the 2011 season and The FSU Football team hosted their annual Fan Day and the fans got to see the team practice for the first time this season. Check it out…

FSU Volley Ball and FSU Football Fan Day

FSU Photo Day 


FAMU Fan Day Photo Day

FAMU Football Fan Day

The Florida A&M Football team hosted its annual Fan Day Saturday afternoon. Fans of all ages lined up and to take  pictures and receive autographs from their favorite Rattlers. Franchise Sports was there check it out…

Austin Trainor being interviewed by Franchise Sports Reporters By Jordan Bullock

Head Coach Creates Kidz 1st Fund

“The news that Ethan has this disease is a call to action for us, and we hope to use our situation to improve the chances of every child whose life may be extended and improved by advances against this illness,” Candi Fisher told reporters.

Florida State University football head coach Jimbo Fisher and his wife, Candi, today announced the creation of a new national fund to fuel the quest for a cure for Fanconi anemia, a very rare life-threatening disorder.

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Lady Rattler Volleyball Team Preseason Favorites

The Florida A&M Lady Rattlers and Maryland Eastern Shore Lady Hawks were picked as the preseason favorites in the northern and southern divisions for the second consecutive year.

Florida A&M posted a 7-1 conference mark and 12-15 overall record in the 2010. The Lady Rattlers welcome back two key returnees Junior Pamela Barrera and sophomore Katherine Huanec.

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