Orlando Classic at ESPN Wide World of Sports

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This Thanksgiving weekend, November 27-30, the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference once again hosts the Orlando Classic. If you're a college basketball fan, you'll want to make your way to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort. Tennessee, Marquette, Georgia Tech, and Rhode Island will be joined by top challengers for the National Championship, Michigan State, and Kansas. This is the only pre-season tournament that can boast these matchups.If this is an event you … [Read more...]




Atlanta Braves Spring Training Schedule at Walt Disney World

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Some of Major League Baseball’s marquee teams, including four reigning division champions, will take on the Atlanta Braves at Walt Disney World during spring training in 2015. The Braves host the National League East champion Washington Nationals on Friday, March 6, and face the American League East champion Baltimore Orioles on Thursday, April 2. The new-look New York Yankees head to town on Wednesday, March 18.All-Star game closer Craig Kimbrel and the rest of the Braves report to Disney … [Read more...]




Tampa’s Chris Sorrick Gets First Taste of Victory at Fifth Annual Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon

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In his first attempt at running a half marathon, Chris Sorrick of Tampa raced away with the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon on Saturday night at Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Fla.With a winning time of 1:17:39, Sorrick, 21, finished more than a minute ahead of second-place finisher Cliff Gerber of East Brunswick, NJ (1:18:55) and nearly two minutes in front of third-place finisher Jerry Lawson of Jacksonville, FL. The only challenge Sorrick faced was a steady rain that made the … [Read more...]




Top-Ranked Youth Teams Among Prestigious Disney’s Soccer Showcase Entrants

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ESPN Wide World of Sports is all set to host Disney's Soccer Showcase this December. Top-Ranked Youth Teams from around the country will be competing in this week long tournament.Check out the Press Release Below.America’s best youth soccer clubs, featuring some of the country’s elite players, are once again competing in Disney’s Soccer Showcase presented by AS Roma this December at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.Among the highly-regarded teams … [Read more...]




Atlanta Braves Return to Champion Stadium at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex for the 18th Season

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Atlanta Braves will be returning to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex for their Spring Training.Press Release BelowThe 2015 season will mark the 18th consecutive year the Braves have held their spring training at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. As the centerpiece of the sports complex, Champion Stadium will play host to a number of Braves spring training games against other Grapefruit League clubs in February-March, including marquee teams such as the St. Louis Cardinals, New York … [Read more...]