Friday, November 24, 2017

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Round 3 playoff predictions

Round 3 playoff predictions

Region finalsClass 7ANo. 3 Plant (11-1) at No. 1 Lakeland (10-0)Rodney Page: Lakeland 23-21. Probably the best playoff matchup of the six area games remaining. The Panthers narrowly escaped last week and playing at perennial power Lakeland might be t...
Updated: 2 hours ago
New Weeki Wachee basketball coach transitions from years on college sidelines

New Weeki Wachee basketball coach transitions from years on college sidelines

WEEKI WACHEE ó Mark Lee was looking for an accomplished coach to take over Weeki Wachee Highís boys basketball team. Not only did he find what he was searching for, but he may have gone above and beyond with the hiring of Rick Scruggs.The 30-year vet...
Published: 11/23/17
Lucky or good? Plant no stranger to fantastic finishes because, well, itís Plant

Lucky or good? Plant no stranger to fantastic finishes because, well, itís Plant

High school football playoffs
Published: 11/22/17
Updated: 11/23/17
HomeTeam 25: Girls basketball players to watch

HomeTeam 25: Girls basketball players to watch

The regular season for girls basketball is underway and once again the Tampa Bay area is not short on talent. There are good players in just about every gym in the area this winter. Here is our look at the top 25 players to watch. We know there'll be...
Published: 11/22/17
University of Tampa volleyball finds playoff form in time

University of Tampa volleyball finds playoff form in time

TAMPA ó Earning an NCAA Tournament bid is usually not cause for celebration with the University of Tampa volleyball program. It has become routine.But after hitting the abyss of a 3-10 record, after players felt their confidence was shot, after coach...
Published: 11/22/17
Unsung heroes on the remaining playoff teams

Unsung heroes on the remaining playoff teams

In the spirit of the holiday, we asked our six remaining high school football playoff teams who they're most thankful for this postseason.Beth Dare, Cambridge ChristianThere is no bigger cheerleader for Cambridge Christian football than Beth, wife of...
Published: 11/22/17
Admiral Farragutís John Waller commits to USF

Admiral Farragutís John Waller commits to USF

Admiral Farragut DT John Waller announced Wednesday via Twitter he intends to sign with USF.A three-star prospect per 247Sports, he becomes the Bulls' 23rd non-binding commitment from the Class of 2018, and second from Admiral Farragut. WR Zion Rolan...
Published: 11/22/17
High praise for Clearwater Central Catholicís linebackers

High praise for Clearwater Central Catholicís linebackers

CLEARWATER ó From Colin McCarthy (Miami/Tennessee Titans) to Caanan Brown (Virginia) to Conner Dorris (Navy), a Clearwater Central Catholic defensive staple has been star quality at linebacker. Think Marauders, think linebackers. It has been a corner...
Published: 11/22/17
Lakewood defenders put early-season blip firmly behind them

Lakewood defenders put early-season blip firmly behind them

ST. PETERSBURG ó The turning point in Lakewood Highís football season came on Sept. 2. The Spartans had a lead against rival St. Petersburg on Friday night when rain and lightning forced the second half to be played the next morning.Lakewood imploded...
Published: 11/22/17
Cambridge Christianís Caleb Young makes up for lost season

Cambridge Christianís Caleb Young makes up for lost season

TAMPA ó For Cambridge Christian, last Fridayís Class 2A region final against Indian Rocks Christian represented a hurdle that the Lancers couldnít quite clear a year ago. For one Lancer in particular, it was the Golden Eagles themselves that brought ...
Published: 11/21/17
Updated: 11/22/17