Bayfront Stadium

UWF Football
11:06 am
Mon August 11, 2014

UWF Football Gets Closer To Playing Downtown

UWF President, Judy Bense, announces the formation of the University's first football team.
Credit University of West Florida

  Two years before its inaugural season, University of West Florida football’s first major scrimmage was held Friday at Pensacola City Hall. The Argonauts are working to create a temporary home downtown.

Meeting in special session, the Community Maritime Park Associates Board went over a proposed agreement for the team to play at Bayfront Stadium beginning in 2016. The two-year deal – plus three, one-year renewals if desired – would pay the city $5,000 per game.

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Ben Lively Blue Wahoo
6:49 am
Mon June 23, 2014

Ben Lively K's 8 In His First Start For The Blue Wahoos

Pensacola Blue Wahoo's Pitcher Ben Lively
Credit Pensacola Blue Wahoos

UPDATE: Ben Lively lasted 3 2/3 innings for the Blue Wahoos Monday evening as Huntsville beat Pensacola 6-2. Lively took the loss. He gave up 3 runs, struck out 8 batters, walked 5 and hit one with a pitch. His 8 strike-out performance is a new team record for a Blue Wahoos pitcher's first start. He leads the Cincinnati Reds organization with 103 total strikeouts on the year and is second overall in all of minor league baseball.

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