Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Hometeam

Region football: Cambridge Christian 50, Indian Rocks Christian 14

TAMPA — The Cambridge Christian offense was clicking, and quarterback Jaylin Jackson couldn’t seem to be stopped. Still, as the second quarter clock dwindled, Indian Rocks Christian was hanging around.So with just more than a minute left in the half,...
Published: 11/17/17

Region football: Naples 24, Largo 0

NAPLES — In a game between two teams that had never met with a lot on the line, the Naples defense came up with one of its best efforts against Largo on Friday night.The Golden Eagles limited the Packers to 117 yards of offense in a 24-0 triumph in t...
Published: 11/17/17

Region football: Lakeland 52, Wiregrass Ranch 0

LAKELAND — It has been a historic season for the Wiregrass Ranch Bulls football team, which made consecutive playoff appearances for the first time, won its most games ever and experienced its first playoff victory.If this were a movie, the final sce...
Published: 11/17/17
State volleyball: Berkeley Prep claims 16th crown in thriller

State volleyball: Berkeley Prep claims 16th crown in thriller

JACKSONVILLE — Berkeley Prep won the school’s 16th state volleyball championship Thursday night, and the Bucs had to work hard to get it. They were stretched to five games before finally prevailing 24-26, 25-21, 25-17, 23-25, 15-10 over Orlando Lake ...
Published: 11/16/17

High school scoreboard for Nov. 16

Thursday’s scoreboardGirls soccerCountryside 4, Northeast 0Boca Ciega 4, St. Petersburg Catholic 2Girls basketballCountryside 43, Bradenton Southeast 33
Published: 11/16/17
State volleyball: Carrollwood Day breaks through for first title

State volleyball: Carrollwood Day breaks through for first title

JACKSONVILLE — As Carrollwood Day trailed by three points in the third set of Thursday’s Class 4A state championship, junior outside hitter Ally-Reese Williams pounded a kill to cut the lead. More importantly, she was the next server in the rotation....
Published: 11/16/17
Round 2 playoff capsules

Round 2 playoff capsules

Region semifinalsAll games at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Admission is $8.Class 7ANo. 3 Plant (10-1) at No. 2 Viera (9-1)Outlook: Viera turned out to be one of the Panthers' easier games on the road to the Class 7A state final last season. Don't expect that th...
Published: 11/16/17
Michael Penix Jr.’s passes float like a feather, sting like a bee

Michael Penix Jr.’s passes float like a feather, sting like a bee

TAMPA — For the record, Tampa Bay Tech quarterback Michael Penix Jr. and the Titan receivers are friends. But at certain times, they don’t like him very much. "We complain about him sometimes but we are so grateful he is our quarterback," senior rece...
Published: 11/16/17

High school scoreboard for Nov. 15

Wednesday’s scoreboardGirls soccerPalm Harbor U. 5, Seminole 3
Published: 11/15/17
Updated: 11/16/17
Kicking’s a snap for these Armwood brothers

Kicking’s a snap for these Armwood brothers

SEFFNER — Luis Olivo leans over, reaches down, grabs hold of a football and rifles it between his spread feet.Seven yards behind, a kneeling person, sometimes his father, Blas, but usually teammate Warren Thompson, receives the ball and places it on ...
Published: 11/15/17
Updated: 11/16/17