Cancer survivors at the Tortugas game on June 5. Photo courtesy Florida Hospital Flagler

Sidelines: Florida Hospital and Florida Cancer Specialists celebrate cancer survivors during Tortugas game

Also in the Observer: Mainland's Andrew Plummer commits to USF.
Jun. 12, 2018

In honor of National Cancer Survivors Day, more than 400 community members joined Florida Hospital and Florida Cancer Specialists and Research Institute to recognize and celebrate cancer survivors during a minor league baseball game between the Daytona Tortugas and the Clearwater Threshers on June 5, according to a news release.

The attendees had battled various types of cancer. Some were still undergoing treatment, while others have been cancer-free for more than 20 years.

Mainland's Plummer commits to USF

Mainland safety Andrew Plummer committed to the University of South Florida on Sunday, June 10, during the Bulls’ annual Sling & Shoot 7-on-7 flag football tournament. Plummer announced his decision to commit via Twitter.

The 6-foot-1, 175-pound Plummer, who will also play wide receiver for the Buccaneers this season, had previously committed to USF last year but decommitted.