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Lake Whitney Elementary School hosted its fifth annual Dolphin Dash 5K Run/Walk. Approximately 300 runners participated in the event, including LWES students, families and community members. The course began at the LWES bus loop, circled around Roberson Road into the Belmere community, went onto Maguire Road, through the Reserve at Belmere, and finished back at the LWES bus loop. The family-friendly race was planned by the school’s Parent Teacher Organization and serves as its annual fundraiser. Holy Family Catholic School’s junior junior varsity girls basketball team completed its season as undefeated champions. The sixth-graders proved adept in their defensive game, holding opponents to an average of 7 points per game, while they scored an average of 36 points per game. Lady Lions head coach Rhett Kilmer maintains high expectations for the girls next season. “Having great kids and great parents is a wonderful recipe for success,” he x December 1 - 14, 2016 x 33 and bring a great attitude to every practice and game.” SOUTHWEST SPORTS compiled by Lauren Salinero (Front, l. to r.) Natalie Becerra, Irene Obrador, Valentina Santos, Emilia Gabryluk, Brooke Allen, (back, l. to r.) Lauren Olgee, Morgan Hernandez, Principal Sister Dorothy Sayers, Sophia Senior, Annaliese Kilmer, Emily Hancock and Simran Singh of Holy Family Catholic School celebrate the girls junior junior varsity basketball team’s undefeated season. said. “To repeat as champions, the girls will need to work harder this offseason More than 5,000 bridge players from 15 nations have gathered in Orlando for the North American Bridge Championships. Hosted by the American Contract Bridge League and held at Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, the NABC Orlando began Nov. 24 and will continue through Dec. 4. NABCs are held three times a year across the U.S. and Canada to bring together players of all skill levels, from newcomer to advanced, with opportunities for everyone to play daily. “Orlando and the surrounding area [have] a very active bridge community,” said Robert Hartman, CEO of ACBL, prior to the championships. “We’re coming to Orlando to host the best players in the game, but also to give thanks for all we have, which for our members includes the ability to play the game they love so much.” CONTINUED ON PAGE 34 Beauty & Brains NOW ENROLLING! Modeling On Film & On Camera Acting Image Development Online Portfolio Development Oppourtunities to meet TOP agents Internships and web development w/B2B Network Ages 5 & UP $50 OFF TUITION w/code SWB or ad. CALL TODAY ! 407-420-7231 2411 West Sand Lake Rd. • Orlando, FL 32809 “Sometimes the best doctor for a woman ... is a woman.” OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY • Pregnancy • Contraception • Menopause • Infertility • Menstrual Disorders • Endometrial Ablation • Essure Sterilization • Minimally Invasive Surgery • In-Office Surgery In-Office Hysteroscopy • Nuchal Translucency Ultrasounds • Laser Hair Removal Call today (407) 363-2000 • 7051 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Suite 5 • Across from Dr. Phillips Y.M.C.A. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK Voted Top Doctor in Orlando “The City’s Magazine” for 2008, 2009 & 2010 LLC