Thursday, September 20, 2018

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Growing pains and more tests await young Berkeley Prep volleyball squad

Growing pains and more tests await young Berkeley Prep volleyball squad

TAMPA — Once again, the volleyball talent is there at Berkeley Prep — no doubt about that.It’s just that the talent is young and inexperienced and busy learning the advanced systems run by coach Mackenzie Tichenor."But we will get there," said Tichen...
Published: 09/15/18
Football: Pinellas Park 45, East Lake 24

Football: Pinellas Park 45, East Lake 24

PINELLAS PARK — Finally.It took 20 tries but Pinellas Park finally beat East Lake.The Patriots survived a third-quarter scare and beat their Class 7A, District 10 rival for the first time in school history, 45-24 Friday night to improve to 4-0....
Published: 09/15/18

Football: Sickles 13, Wiregrass Ranch 12

WESLEY CHAPEL — If calling a run play in the closing seconds, with no timeouts and needing a touchdown to win seems risky, imagine doing it twice.After a frantic finish Friday night, Sickles fans would say that strategy is just fantastic.Grypho...
Published: 09/15/18

Football: Seffner Christian 34, Carrollwood Day 7

DOVER — Five times, Carrollwood Day drove inside the Seffner Christian 30 and faced a fourth down to keep a drive alive. On two of those occasions, the Patriots were inside the 20.The Crusaders defense, however, was the unit celebrating after all fiv...
Published: 09/14/18
Updated: 09/15/18

Football: Palm Harbor University 41, Riverview 25

PALM HARBOR — Jaedon Wade found out the hard way what Riverview had to deal with all Friday night.Unfortunately, the Palm Harbor University junior defensive back was leveled by hard-hitting teammate Bryan Valadares midway through the fourth quarter w...
Published: 09/14/18

Football: Land O’Lakes 35, Sunlake 24

LAND O’LAKES — Land O’Lakes had not won a game in the Butter Bowl rivalry in eight years. But on Friday night, Sunlake’s streak was broken and the Gators were victorious, 35-24, after leading for the entirety of the game. The seniors were the biggest...
Published: 09/14/18

Football: Robinson 28, Spoto 24

TAMPA — It certainly didn't look promising for Robinson as the Knights failed to convert an onside kick to open the game.Then, three plays later, sophomore quarterback Jordan Guerad connected with senior wideout Eric Lee on a 48-yard touchdown ...
Published: 09/14/18

Football: Armwood 20, Chamberlain 14

TAMPA — As pleased as Armwood was to beat Plant last week on the road, Hawks coach Evan Davis reminded his players that there was another away game that loomed even larger.On Friday, Armwood traveled to play Chamberlain in a game that could ult...
Published: 09/14/18

Football: St. Petersburg 45, Seminole 0

ST. PETERSBURG — Special teams for St. Petersburg lived up to their name Friday night, helping turn Seminole turnovers and miscues into 12 points as the Green Devils routed the Warhawks 45-0 on homecoming.The Warhawks did their part to oblige. There ...
Published: 09/14/18

Football: Gaither 7, Freedom 3

TAMPA — Gaither recorded its second — and final — first down of the second half at the most opportune time.The Cowboys (4-1) perfectly executed a touchdown double pass — a play that coach Kirk Karsen called the Patriots Pass — and rallied for a 7-3 v...
Published: 09/14/18