The Anna Maria Island Sun Newspaper

Vol. 14 No. 51 - October 15, 2014


Fall sports in full swing at Center

Anna Maria Island Sun News Story

Athletic Director and coach Matt Ray with
the Beach Bistro team, from left, Charlie Rogers,
Sarah Powells, Jordan Ray, Jasmine Sparks and Kloee Ray.


The fall sports season at Anna Maria Island Community Center is in its second week, and the fields and gym are buzzing with activity.

Adult basketball sponsors this season are Poppo’s, Duncan Real Estate, Sugar Beach Digital, Island Real Estate and Gator Man Pools. Basketball games will be on Tuesday evenings through Nov. 25.

Adult soccer sponsors are DoJo Martial Arts, Island Pest Control, Slim’s Place, Wash Family Construction, Beacon Design, Sato Real Estate, Eason Builders and Jessie’s Island Store. Games will be on Thursday evenings through Nov. 13 with the playoffs and championships on Nov. 20 and Dec. 3 and 4.

Sponsors of the 3-5-year-old soccer league are Pink & Navy, Fun & More Rentals, Sign-A-Rama, Beach to Bay, Beach Bistro and Southern Greens. Games will be played on Mondays and Wednesdays through Oct. 20.

Sponsors of the 6-7-year-old soccer league are Bowes Imaging, Air & Energy and Usual Chaos. Games will be played on Wednesdays and Fridays through Nov.7.

Sponsors of the 8-10-year-old soccer league are AMI Donuts, Bowes Imaging, Tyler’s Ice Cream, Miller Electric and Gulf Bay Realty. Games will be played on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through Nov. 10.

Sponsors for the 11-13-year-old soccer league are Sugar Beach Digital, Jen Crady Massage, The Feast and Smiledeep. Games will be played on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through Nov. 10.

Sponsors for the 14-17-year-old soccer league are Wash Family Construction and AMI Fitness. Games will be played on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays through Nov. 10.

The awards ceremony for all of the youth soccer leagues will be on Nov. 5 at 6 p.m. at the Center, 407 Magnolia Ave, Anna Maria. For more information call Athletic Director Matt Ray or Assistant Director Ray Gardner at 941-778-1908. Visit for scores and updates.