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Plant City Observer Thursday, Jul. 12, 2012 6 years ago



4,000 — The amount in dollars given to the Plant City Food Bank by O’Brien’s Pub of Plant City. About $3,500 was raised at the sixth annual O’Brien’s Charity Golf Tournament June 23, while the rest was donated by O’Brien’s.

4 — The amount of home runs the Plant City Little League 10-11 All-Stars hit in the District 4 tournament. The team is poised for another deep playoff run and will begin the section tournament this week.

1.28 — The season-ending ERA of University of Central Florida pitcher Mackenzie Audas. The former Plant City High standout finished her freshman season with the Knights with a 21-12 record and earned Conference USA Co-Pitcher of the Year and Freshman of the Year honors.

7 — The number of current head-coaching vacancies within the Plant City High School athletics program. The school has been conducting interviews throughout the summer and will make announcements later this month.

30 — The average number of people per day who currently “hate their trainer” Mike Gartz, owner of Elite Home Fitness in Historic Downtown Plant City. Gartz offers various workout classes and boot camps to get customers in shape, with the motto “I hate my trainer, but  I love the results.”

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