Eagles prep for play; fundraiser slated

Nathan Olsen and Grayson Jones going out for a pass.

The Marco Island Eagles tackle football team is preparing for its spring flag football season in the First Baptist Beacons Flag Football league.

The 11- to 13-year-old players have begun practices and will play on Thursday nights at First Baptist Academy.

The team is hosting a fundraiser for safety equipment for the upcoming tackle season from noon until 5 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 24, at Nacho Mama’s. Tickets cost $30 and include food and entertainment.

Contact Coach Bob Bruni at 239-289-5884.

James Olsen running his route.
Colin Raymond with a one-handed catch.
Jake Bruni and Grayson Jones fighting for the ball.