Photos by ROGER LALONDE

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 Ken Weaver rips his 'driver' as he lines his disc down the 'golf' course in disc golf at the Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Ken Hollenbach is about to “drive” over water in disc golf competition on a recent Saturday at Estero Recreation Center.
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Ken Weaver shoots out of the rough in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center.
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Ken Hollenbach rips a “drive” in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center.
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Sean Coate, with a baby stroller, shows his “golf bag” with his disc “clubs” and refreshments while playing disc golf at the Estero Recreation Center.
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C’mon, man, are you kidding me! Dale Schwegel is surrounded by trees with no real drop zone as he tries to shoot at the disc chains (hole) in disc golf at Estero Recreation Center.
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Jim McGirr sinks his “putt” in disc golf action at the Estero Recreation Center on a recent Saturday.
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Dale Schwegel shoots between trees in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center.
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Sean Coate, with a baby stroller, shows his “golf bag” with his disc “clubs” and refreshments while playing disc golf at the Estero Recreation Center.
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Stan Sutphen shows five shirts of the eight teams he has played for in the Marco Island Senior Softball League. Sutphen, Bill Dauch and Jake Jacobson received Sportsmanship Awards for their play and character.
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Stan Sutphen shows five shirts of the eight teams he has played for in the Marco Island Senior Softball League. Sutphen, Bill Dauch and Jake Jacobson received Sportsmanship Awards for their play and character.
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Stan Sutphen shows five shirts of the eight teams he has played for in the Marco Island Senior Softball League. Sutphen, Bill Dauch and Jake Jacobson received Sportsmanship Awards for their play and character.
  • Jake Jacobson watches his ball go for a base hit in Marco Senior Softball action. Jacobson, Bill Dauch and Stan Sutphen received Sportsmanship Awards for their play and character.
  • Bill Dauch slams a base hit in Marco Senior Softball League play. Dauch, Jake Jacobson and Stan Sutphen received Sportsmanship Awards for their play and character.
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Ken Hollebach rips a 'drive' in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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C'mon Man, are you kidding me! Dale Schwegel is surrounded by trees with no real drop zone as he tries to shoot at the disc chains (hole) with red ribbons attached in disc golf at Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Ken Weaver shoots out of the rough in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Dale Schwegel shoots between trees in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Sean Coate, with a baby stroller, shows his 'golf bag' with his disc 'clubs' and refreshments while playing disc golf at the Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Stan Sutphen of the  Marco Island Senior Softball League with his Sportsmanship Award he, Bill Dauch and Jake Jacobson received
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Ken Hollenbach is about to 'drive' over water in disc golf competition on Saturday at Estero Recreation Center.
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Jim McGirr sinks his 'putt' in disc golf action at the Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Ken Weaver rips his 'drive' as he lines his disc down the 'golf' course in disc golf at the Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Stan Sutphen shows  five shirts of the eight teams he has played for in the Marco Island Senior Softball League. Sutphen, Bill Dauch and Jake Jacobson  received Sportsmanship Awards for their play and character.
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Ken Holleback rips a 'drive' in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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C'mon Man, are you kidding me! Dale Schwegel is surrounded by trees with no real drop zone as he tries to shoot at the disc chains (hole) with red ribbons attached in disc golf at Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Ken Weaver shoots out of the rough in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Dale Schwegel shoots between trees in disc golf play at Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Sean Coate, with a baby stroller, shows his 'golf bag' with his disc 'clubs' and refreshments while playing disc golf at the Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Ken Hollenback is about to 'drive' over water in disc golf competition on Saturday at Estero Recreation Center.
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Jim McGirr sinks his 'putt' in disc golf action at the Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Ken Weaver rips his 'drive' as he lines his disc down the 'golf' course in disc golf at the Estero Recreation Center on Saturday.
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Stan Sutphen shows  five shirts of the eight teams he has played for in the Marco Island Senior Softball League. Sutphen, Bill Dauch and Jake Jacobson  received Sportsmanship Awards for their play and character.
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Stan Sutphen of the  Marco Island Senior Softball League with his Sportsmanship Award he, Bill Dauch and Jake Jacobson received
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Stan Sutphen shows  five shirts of the eight teams he has played for in the Marco Island Senior Softball League. Sutphen, Bill Dauch and Jake Jacobson  received Sportsmanship Awards for their play and character.
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Runners dash from the starting line in the 5K race as part of the Marco Island Half Marathon and 5K Run in 2013. This year more than 600 runners are expected on March 18.
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Ray Kane extends his arms as he smashes  one of two doubles for Nacho Mama's in Marco Senior Softball play.
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Runners dash from the starting line in the 5K race as part of the Marco Island Half Marathon and 5K Run in 2013. This year more than 600 runners are expected for the race on March 18.
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Team members of the Collier County Challenger Division Little League, front row from left, Chase Desch, Katie Boudrow, Cara Phillips, Blaise Sampson and Andrew Quintero. Back row: Cameron Crone, Matthew and Chadni Cox and Charles DeMarco.
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A happy Cara Phillips runs to first base after hitting the ball in the Challenger Division Little League. The Little League division was formed 25 years ago to enable boys and girls with physical and mental challenges to enjoy the game of baseball, while providing needed social interaction.
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 Chadni Cox keeps her eye on the ball in Collier County Challenger Division Little League practice.
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 Coach Claudia Quintero cheers as Katie Boudrow hits the ball off the tee in Collier County Challenger Division Little League practice.
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 Naples Civitan Club member Bill Shannahn catches the ball after Cara Phillips takes a mighty swing in Collier County Challenger Division Little League practice.
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 Blaise Sampson prefers to have his hat off after getting a single in a Collier County Challenger Division Little League practice.
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 Charles DeMarco delivers a pitch in Collier County Challenger Division Little League practice.
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 Andrew Quintero rounds third base as Blaise Sampson gives chase in Collier County Challenger Division Little League practice.
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 Volunteer Chloe Quintero, left, assists Chadni Cox in running the bases at the Collier County Challenger Division Little League practice.
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Chase Desch gives his mom Sharon a hug at the end of practice.
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Blaise Sampson prefers to have his hat off after getting a single in a Collier County Challenger Division Little League practice.
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The RC Laser sailboats fly to the finish line (green ball) in the 11th annual Midwinter RC Laser Championship Regatta at Mackle Park on Marco Island Sunday.

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