Sunday, October 14, 2018

Tampa Bay Rowdies

Boys soccer: Clearwater wins first district title since 2012

TARPON SPRINGS — For Clearwater, redemption came at the most opportune moment.The Cinderella sixth-seeded Tornadoes took their third road trip of the Class 4A, District 10 district tourney and emerged as champions, defeating host and top seed East La...
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: Jesuit shuts out Jefferson for 3A-9 crown

TAMPA — This has been a season of dominance for nationally-ranked Jesuit and so there was every reason for the team to celebrate their 4-0 victory over Jefferson in Friday’s Class 3A, District 9 boys soccer championship.While Jesuit players stormed ...
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: Boca Ciega knocks off Osceola for district title

LARGO — Vedad Delic capitalized on Boca Ciega’s only scoring chance in the second half as the Pirates defeated Osceola 1-0 on Friday in the Class 3A, District 10 championship game.Boca Ciega (16-5) avenged a 2-1 lost to Osceola in the regular season....
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: Palm Harbor digs deep to win 5A-7 title

WESLEY CHAPEL — When your team is ranked first in Florida and in the top 10 nationally, it usually doesn’t get rattled by being down in a boys soccer game.So even though Palm Harbor University trailed by two goals at the half and found itself down a ...
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: Nature Coast again too much for Pasco in district final

WEEKI WACHEE — Despite winning the Class 3A, District 7 title last season, Nature Coast entered Friday night’s championship final as the underdog against Pasco. That didn’t stop the Sharks from going into the contest with confidence, and that attitud...
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: River Ridge ends drought against Sunlake

NEW PORT RICHEY — 86 months, 17 days. That’s the period of time its been since River Ridge had defeated Sunlake in boys soccer. The Seahawks have always managed to get the better of the Royal Knights when it came down to regular season matches and di...
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: Sickles edges out Mitchell for district title

TAMPA — From the start of Friday night’s Class 4A, District 8 boys soccer final to the end, Sickles slammed down the accelerator on visiting Mitchell."We knew we were going to have to give it everything we had," Sickles junior John Webb said, "becaus...
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: Mitchell downs Freedom, faces Sickles for district title

TAMPA — The first time Mitchell played district rival Freedom, the Mustangs had no trouble asserting their dominance, winning by six goals. But with more on the line in Wednesday’s district semifinal rematch, the Patriots refused to roll over. In a w...
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: Sunlake, River Ridge cruise, advance to district championship

NEW PORT RICHEY — For the fourth consecutive season, Sunlake and River Ridge will meet in a boys soccer district championship match. Sunlake and River Ridge took care of business in the Class 3A, District 8 semifinals, as the Seahawks defeated Land O...
Updated a year ago

Boys soccer: East Lake advances to district final to face Clearwater

TARPON SPRINGS — Familiar style, familiar result.Playing against the same, packed-in St. Petersburg defense it faced in a victory six weeks ago, East Lake persisted again for a 2-0 triumph in Wednesday’s Class 4A-10 semifinal."It played out the same ...
Updated a year ago